Tag: Priests for Life

My least favorite time of year

My least favorite time of year is when the political ads on TV and phone calls incessantly fill my life.  Facebook is filled with everyone’s opinion on politics and my head starts to hurt and then explode. There are many pro-life voices in the world, but none as eloquent as Dr. Alveda King. Please “pray... Read more »

Dr. Alveda King: The Pill Kills

Dr. Alveda King is a tireless pro-life advocate. In this video she explains why “the Pill Kills.” Please join me and other Catholics (and some not-so-Catholics!) on my Facebook page and on Twitter. Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. My list is completely spam free, and you can opt... Read more »

A Prayer for Our Presidential and National Elections

O God, we acknowledge You today as Lord, Not only of individuals, but of nations and governments. We thank You for the privilege Of being able to organize ourselves politically And of knowing that political loyalty Does not have to mean disloyalty to You. We thank You for Your law, Which our Founding Fathers acknowledged... Read more »

Blessed Mother Teresa Novena Starts Today

Priestsforlife.org is starting a novena to Blessed Mother Teresa today!  Mother Teresa was called home September 5, 1997 after a lifetime of service to Our Lord.   Blessed Mother Teresa Novena (Click here for Spanish) Mother Teresa was called from this world on September 5, 1997. As we approach the anniversary of her death, we invite... Read more »

We Will Disobey The HHS Mandate

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As some of you may know, the HHS Mandate already went into affect on August 1. The Catholic church is blessed to have Fr. Frank Pavone. Jesus looked at them and said, “For human beings this is impossible, but for God all things are possible.” – Matthew 19:26

Today is a Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children

A woman’s “right to choose” has been the hot button topic for decades.  Even after my conversion to the Catholic faith, I was pro-choice and really never thought anything of it.  But then my heart started to slowly change.  It started with my second pregnancy and I had the full epiphany moment with my third... Read more »

The Golden Globes and Living the Dream

Did you watch the Golden Globes?  I didn’t.  When I got up this morning, the Chicago Tribune and other online media were full of stories about last night’s award show.  Stories of who was wearing what and how Ricky Gervais “got it just right.”  Huh? I dislike celebrities.  Even if I like someone’s work as an actor or... Read more »

The Complicated Fight for Life

Father Frank Pavone is the founder and driving force of Priests for Life.  Father was suspended last month from public ministry outside the diocese of  Amarillo (but is still a priest in good standing) by Bishop Patrick Zurek.  The good bishop felt that the finances of Priests for Life needed to be looked into and that... Read more »

Martin Luther King

Yesterday was the observance of Martin Luther King’s birthday.  I thought about writing an article, but then I decided to see what his niece, Dr. Alveda King had to say. Dr. Alveda King is full-time Director of African American Outreach for Priests and said that advice columns written by her uncle for Ebony magazine in... Read more »


42% of Catholics leave the church due to its teaching on abortion.  39% reject the idea of abortion according to a recent study by Rev. Andrew Greeley. I wasn’t always pro-life.  I was from an era that when you got pregnant you just went and had an abortion.  I remember watching a soap opera during... Read more »