Thursday, September 03, 2009
By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman, Latin America Correspondent
QUERETARO, MEXICO, September 3, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Mexican state of Queretaro has passed a pro-life amendment to its constitution, protecting the right to life from the moment of conception until natural death. Read more.
By Hilary White
LONDON, September 3, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A group of British physicians specializing in palliative and end of life care has sounded the alarm that some terminally ill patients are being killed under an ethics protocol recently approved by the country's health care rationing body. Patients in Britain are being misdiagnosed as "close to death" and sedated and dehydrated to death the doctors said in a letter to the Daily Telegraph this week. Read more.
(NEW YORK – C-FAM) This week in Berlin, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the German government are hosting a meeting that brings together 400 "reproductive rights" activists from across the globe to discuss strategies to push "sexual and reproductive health and rights" – including abortion – at the local, national and international level. Read more.
This month, make your trip to the grocery store count for life by donating to Hawaii Right to Life through Foodland's "Give Aloha" program.
When you check out, simply tell the cashier you'd like to make a contribution to Hawaii Right to Life. Your tax-deductible donation will then be matched by Foodland to extend your gift even further!
Your gift will help us continue to reach our neighbors with the pro-life message and instill the culture of life to the next generation. Thanks for giving Aloha and for giving Life!
Tell Congress to Keep Abortion Out of Health Care! Congress is considering major health care reforms that could require taxpayers to fund abortions. Tell Congress to keep abortion out of health care.
Patients: Ask Congress to Help Protect Healthcare Providers! The Department of Health and Human Services is preparing to remove conscience protections for healthcare providers. Ask your Members of Congress to help keep these important regulations in place and protect your doctors and nurses from discrimination for exercising their Constitutional rights at work.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Doors open at 5:30pm, Dinner at 6:30pm
Hale Koa Waikiki Ballroom, 2055 Kalia Rd, Honolulu
Tickets $50.00 each or $500.00 for a table of 10.
All proceeds to benefit the pro-life mission of Hawaii Right to Life. To purchase tickets, make check payable to Hawaii Right to Life and mail to 81 S. Hotel St., Ste. 200B, Honolulu, HI 96813. For more information, call 585.8205 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Father Frank Pavone is one of the most prominent pro-life leaders in the world. Originally from New York, he was ordained in 1988 by Cardinal John O’Connor. He is a priest of the Amarillo Diocese and serves full-time in pro-life leadership with his bishop’s permission. In 1993 he became National Director of Priests for Life. He is also the President of the National Pro-life Religious Council, and the National Pastoral Director of Rachel’s Vineyard, the world’s largest ministry of healing after abortion. He travels worldwide and produces radio and television programs, preaching and teaching against abortion.
Hawaii Right to Life is a non-profit organization advancing respect for life for all people from conception to natural death, including the unborn, disabled, elderly, and terminally ill. HRTL is the state affiliate of the National Right to Life Committee and was established in 1973.
Monday, August 31, 2009
Currently, in Hawaii, there are children and teenagers whose only permanent parent is the state of Hawaii. These children are modern-day orphans living among us. Their birthparents’ rights had to be terminated so they could have an opportunity for safety, security and happiness throughout their lives.
Unfortunately, while these children are now safe, they don’t yet have the security and happiness they deserve because they have no adoptive families to call their own. Many live in multiple temporary foster homes and are at risk of moving into adulthood with no forever family. Many are older and desire to be part of a family, but most people don’t know of their desperate need. Learn more.
By Chuck Colson, BreakPoint Commentary
Published Date: August 31, 2009
From having worked in the White House, I know how important it is for a President to get his facts clear when he is speaking to the American people. Well, I’m sorry to say, it appears that President Obama has not done that regarding whether or not his health care plan would force Americans to pay for abortions. Read more.