40 Days for Life Launches in Record 238 Locations around the World

Wednesday September 22, 2010 40 Days for Life Launches in Record 238 Locations around the World By Thaddeus M. Baklinski September 22, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A record 238 locations in the US, Canada, Australia, England, Northern Ireland and Denmark are participating 40 Days for Life campaigns of prayer and fasting from today, September 22, through to October 31. 40 Days for Life is a focused pro-life effort that consists of 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion, 40 days of peaceful vigil in front of abortion clinics, and 40 days of community outreach. This unified effort […]
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US Catholic Bishops Slam Catholic Professor-Theologians over Book on Sexuality

Wednesday September 22, 2010 US Catholic Bishops Slam Catholic Professor-Theologians over Book on Sexuality September 22, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) on Wednesday issued a sharply worded rebuke of a book co-authored by two Creighton University theologians. “The Sexual Person: Toward a Renewed Catholic Anthropology” was published in 2008 and written by Todd A. Salzman, chairman of the Creighton University Department of Theology, and Michael G. Lawler, the department’s professor emeritus. The book attempts to provide moral justification for contemporary sexual behaviors that consistently have been held to be immoral by the Catholic Church. […]
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Judge: Reinstate Lesbian Fired from Military under DADT

By Kathleen Gilbert TACOMA, Washington, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Gay rights proponents are celebrating after a district court judge ordered that a lesbian be reinstated to her position in the U.S. Air Force, years after she was dismissed for being a practicing homosexual. The case of Margaret Witt, a former U.S. Air Force flight nurse, appears to be the first in which a judge has ordered a service member dismissed under the military's “don't ask, don't tell” (DADT) policy on homosexuality to return. “The evidence produced at trial overwhelmingly supports the conclusion that the suspension and discharge of Margaret […]
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Abortionist Romeo Ferrer Closes Abortion Facility, Ending 20-Year Reign of Terror

BALTIMORE, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Notorious abortionist Romeo Ferrer is closing his Severna Park, Maryland, abortion facility after a 10-year campaign by dedicated pro-life organizations and the suspension of his medical license by the Maryland Board of Physicians. Pro-life activists learned September 23 that the Gynecare Center is not scheduling new appointments and does not have a doctor to perform the procedure. The staff answering the phone indicated they are closing the facility. Ferrer's license was abruptly revoked on September 8 after the Board of Physicians found that the degree of negligence in the abortion death of one of […]
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Last Call!

Dear Friends, This is our last special appeal letter for LSN's Fall fundraiser which officially ends on Wednesday. $75,000 has been raised so far towards our minimum $100,000 goal. That remarkable progress is very good news! However, we are still at least $25,000 short of what is needed. Can the goal still be reached this week? We hope and pray that it can – but that's up to you. LifeSiteNews is down to the wire – and we need your help. This past week one anonymous donor sent a $10,000 donation. Another $10,000 donation was received earlier in the campaign. Are there one or more […]
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Medical Experts Demand UN Action on Maternal Health, Not “Safe” Abortion

Thursday September 23, 2010 Medical Experts Demand UN Action on Maternal Health, Not “Safe” Abortion By Samantha Singson NEW YORK, September 23, 2010 (C-FAM) – Medical experts blasted the UN’s “abortion-first” approach in a maternal-health presentation to UN delegates last week. Coming on the eve of a UN summit on development issues, the expert panel urged governments to focus on basic medical care rather than abortion to reduce pregnancy-related deaths. “It is egregious to suggest to mothers that the only way to save their lives is to kill their babies,” said Dr. Robert Walley, head of MaterCare International. “They have […]
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Archbishop Accuses Pro-Abortion Government Officials of ‘Crimes Against Humanity’

Thursday September 23, 2010 Archbishop Accuses Pro-Abortion Government Officials of ‘Crimes Against Humanity’ By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman, Latin America Correspondent SAN JUAN DE CUYO, Argentina, September 23, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The leader of the Catholic archdiocese of San Juan de Cuyo, Argentina, is accusing pro-abortion and anti-family politicians in his country of “crimes against humanity,” warning that their actions will be remembered by the people. Archbishop Alfonso Delgado made the comments during the ordination of three priests and five deacons in the archdiocesan cathedral on September 9. The ordination, which was attended by an estimated 3,500 people, was the first […]
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More Charges against Dangerous New Jersey Abortionist

Thursday September 23, 2010 More Charges against Dangerous New Jersey Abortionist By Thaddeus M. Baklinski PISCATAWAY, New Jersey, September 23, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The New Jersey attorney general’s office has filed documents containing new accusations against Dr. Steven Brigham, saying he violated standards of care for two women seeking abortions at his clinics. In one case Brigham allegedly performed an abortion on a 35-year-old woman from Canada who was 33 weeks pregnant and whose child was reportedly diagnosed with Down syndrome. New Jersey law requires doctors performing late-term abortions (after 21 weeks gestation) to seek permission from the state medical […]
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