Life Chain 2003 Brings Pro-Life Message to Countless Millions

TORONTO, October 7, 2003 (LifeSiteNews.com) – This past Sunday October 5, from 2-3pm pro-lifers lined streets across North America and elsewhere to bring the pro-life message to passers-by and to pray for a return to a culture of life.  Royce Dunn, Life Chain founder and currently National and International Director of Life Chain told LifeSiteNews.com that it was an encouraging year.  “We try to build a national Life Chain and commit it to the Lord for Him to use,” said Dunn.  While Life Chain in the U.S. stopped compiling statistics on attendees, Dunn said more than 1000 chains were participating […]
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Supreme Court Reserves Judgement on Application to Appeal Homosexual ‘Marriage’ Ruling

OTTAWA, October 7, 2003 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Yesterday, a 5-judge panel of the Supreme Court of Canada heard arguments in the application to appeal the June Ontario Court of Appeal decision to redefine marriage to allow homosexual couples to wed. After hearing arguments the court reserved its decision without offering a date for the ruling. In addition to the family groups which sought to appeal the decision, another group representing religious organizations also sought to appeal. The Association for Marriage and the Family in Ontario included REAL Women of Canada, Focus on the Family and the Canada Family Action Coalition.  The […]
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Cardinal O’Malley buoys pro-lifers at rally https://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/279/metro/O_Malley_buoys_abortion_foes_at_rally+.shtml   The Real Wesley Clark Crisis magazine editor Deal Hudson exposes the pro-abortion and pro-gay civil unions democratic nomination candidate who has never held elected office.  https://www.catholicexchange.com/vm/index.asp?vm_id=50   Archbishop O’Malley Calls Same-Sex Marriage a Threat WAYLAND, Massachusetts, OCT. 3, 2003 (Zenit.org).- Boston Archbishop Sean O’Malley told a group of religious leaders that “any redefinition of marriage must be seen as an attack on the common good,” the Boston Globe reported.  https://www.zenit.org/english/  FCC Fines Insufficient, Critics Say https://www.family.org/cforum/fnif/news/a0028228.cfm   FCC Issues Fine in Opie & Anthony St. Patrick’s Cathedral Case   The Federal Communications […]
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LifeNews.com is Not LifeSiteNews.com.

Increasing numbers of readers have been asking LifeSiteNews.com about a new pro-life news service called LifeNews.com and expressed confusion about it appearing to be similar to LifeSiteNews.com. LifeNews.com was launched on June 23 this year by Steve Ertelt , who formerly re-published news stories from other sources under the title of Pro-Life Infonet. That service was very similar to another service run for years by Ted Gerk which is called Pro-Life E-News. Very soon after the LifeNews.com launch was announced, LifeSiteNews personally contacted Steve Ertelt suggesting that his use of a trademark name and service so similar to ours would […]
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World Renowned Authority on Sexual Orientation Now Says Some Homosexuals Can Change Orientation

NEW YORK, October 6, 2003 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Dr. Robert Spitzer, the social scientist behind the removal of homosexuality from the American Psychiatric Association’s list of mental disorders has published a study showing that some homosexuals are able to change their sexual orientation. Published in the current issue of Archives of Sexual Behaviour, the study interviewed 200 men and women who underwent successful reparative therapy.  “It’s better not to consider homosexuality as a mental disorder. But I do believe that people who are bothered by their homosexuality have a right to have this therapy,” Spitzer said.  “This study provides evidence that […]
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President Bush Declares October 12-18 Protection of Marriage Week

WASHINGTON, October 6, 2003 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a move that has enraged homosexual activists, President George W. Bush signed a declaration Friday proclaiming the week of October 12 through October 18, 2003, as Marriage Protection Week.  “Marriage is a union between a man and a woman,” says the proclamation.  Homosexual activist groups were quick to point out that “No such proclamation was issued by the White House for a similar week supporting same-sex relationships.”“Marriage is a sacred institution, and its protection is essential to the continued strength of our society. Marriage Protection Week provides an opportunity to focus our efforts […]
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