Tag: Abortion

A March for Life | Prophecy Update

According to statistics, 51 million babies have been aborted in the US since 1970. For every baby born, approximately 200 are aborted. Men and women are marching in Washington DC today to show support for a baby’s right to life. How does God judge 51 million dead babies in the last 45 years?

Trump moves early to restrict access to abortions for women around the world

US President Donald Trump on Monday reinstated a global gag rule that bans US-funded groups around the world from discussing abortion, a move that was widely expected but nonetheless dismayed women’s rights advocates. The rule, which affects American non-governmental organizations working abroad, is one that incoming presidents have used to signal their positions on abortion […]

International Planned Parenthood Will Lose U.S. Funds Because of Trump’s Pro-Life Policy

The International Planned Parenthood Federation and Marie Stopes International, two major beneficiaries of U.S. funding, indicated Monday they will not comply with a newly-reinstated policy that prohibits federal funding for organizations that promote or perform abortions around the world. The IPPF acknowledged it will lose $100 million U.S. tax  dollars for its programs, but declared […]

Planned Parenthood: ‘We don’t offer prenatal care’

Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards is on record stating her business is essential to American women because of the prenatal care it offers. She is emphasizing that point as a move develops in Congress to withhold the half-a-billion taxpayer dollars that each year goes to the abortion-industry behemoth. The funding must continue, Richards said, because prenatal […]

Feds Bar States From ‘Defunding’ Planned Parenthood

With just weeks left in office, the Obama administration is barring states from denying federal family planning funds to organizations like Planned Parenthood that also perform abortions. A final rule Wednesday from Health and Human Services says that states cannot deny funding to clinics for reasons unrelated to their ability to provide basic family planning […]

Ohio Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Abortions if Fetal Heartbeat Is Detectable

On December 13, Ohio Governor John Kasich (shown) vetoed the Heartbeat Bill, which would have banned abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. Kasich’s veto was of the “line-item” type and was accomplished by means of “veto messages” that disapproved of two items contained in Amended Substitute House Bill 493. The “heartbill bill” — […]

John Kasich signs 20-week abortion ban but vetoes ‘heartbeat’ abortion bill

The governor of Ohio has signed a bill which bans abortion at 20 weeks, one of the most harshest laws against women’s reproductive rights in the country. John Kasich has vetoed other bills, however, including the so-called “heartbeat” bill which bans the procedure as soon as the first fetal heartbeat is heard. That can happen […]

Vatican guidelines for new priests silent on abortion crisis, but stress urgency of ‘planetary crisis’

ROME, December 12, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – New Vatican guidelines for the training of future priests are prioritizing instruction in the “planetary crisis” and an “ecological conversion” while making no reference to the importance of rampant moral evils such as abortion and contraception. The new guidelines from the Vatican’s Congregation for the Clergy, published December 7, […]

Catholic leaders: climate change on same level as abortion and death penalty

Opposition to abortion and the death penalty have long been cardinal beliefs for the Roman Catholic church, whose faithful make up about a quarter of all Americans. What if fighting climate change becomes an equally passionate issue in parishes nationwide? The foremost group of Catholic leaders in the U.S. is ramping up a campaign to do just […]

Baby body-parts buyers sued over profits

Two companies that for years bought baby body parts from Planned Parenthood in Orange County now are facing a criminal lawsuit by the district attorney, according to multiple reports.   The companies were identified as DaVinci Biosciences and DV Biologics.   The local baby body-parts trade was highlighted in 2015 in an undercover video shot […]