March 17 News Comment

Dear readers,   There are some very significant items for your benefit in today’s news. Off the top there is a letter by the great grandson of a great 19th century hero William Wilberforce. Fr. Gerard Wilberforce writes that were his great grandfather alive today he’d be a pro-life activist.   Today is also Terri’s Day – the commemoration of a very sad chapter in the history of the United States where three years ago today Terri Schindler Schiavo died at the hands of doctors who refused her water or any food or fluids for over two weeks. Please take a […]
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Terri Schindler Schiavo Family asks for Prayers and Outreach in Remembrance

By Hilary White STATEN ISLAND, NY, March 31, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Priests for Life and the family of Terri Schindler Schiavo have organized a series of events intended to raise awareness of the plight of severely disabled people and the growing movement supporting legalized euthanasia. March 31 is the anniversary of Terri’s death by deliberate dehydration, ordered by a court at the request of her husband Michael Schiavo. The Terri Schindler-Schiavo Foundation and Priests for Life have asked that Terri, and others in similar circumstances, be remembered with prayers, memorial services, educational activities and community outreach.   The family, and […]
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