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Today, as we mourn Christ’s death and await Easter morning, remember those who grieve. Perhaps it is your own family. Share in each other’s grief to make the burden lighter.

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Ukrainian Catholic Prelate: Let Christ's Resurrection Renew Our Attitude Toward Others

01 January 1970

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Catholic Relief Services response on its partnership with pro-abortion group Jhpiego

19 April 2014 02 30 AM

by The Editors Editor's note: Paul Eagle, spokesman for Catholic Relief Services, provided this statement to LifeSiteNews in response to questions after Jhpiego, one of CRS' pro-abortion partners, received the UN Population Award. Thank you for your letting us know about the award to Jhpiego and for your interest…

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Daily Marriage Tip

“Spouses are therefore the permanent reminder to the Church of what happened on the Cross.” (Bl. John Paul II) Powerful. As a sacrament, marriage shows to the world the love Christ has for His Church – love that took Him to the Cross. Pray to live this love in your own marriage.

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English Bishop to Warn Faithful of Assisted Suicide Bill in Easter Homily

01 January 1970

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18 April 2014 11 55 AM

by The Editors Today's blog posts: Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood reschedules abortions to dodge inspectors - Jill Stanek David Cameron is right about loving one’s neighbour but has he missed the whole point of Easter? - Peter Saunders Are some photos of abortion victims too gory? - Jill Stanek…

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Obama-appointed federal judge says Ohio must recognize out-of-state same-sex ‘marriages’

18 April 2014 07 43 AM

by Catherine Briggs CINCINNATI, OH, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Monday, an Obama-appointed federal judge ruled that Ohio authorities must recognize same-sex “marriages” contracted outside the state. Ohio currently bans such unions. Judge Timothy Black additionally called the state’s marriage…

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True marriage supporters ‘not welcome’ in New York: councilman

18 April 2014 07 35 AM

by Catherine Briggs NEW YORK, April 17, 2014, (LifeSiteNews.com) – A New York City councilman has effectively told traditional marriage supporters they are “not welcome” in the Big Apple. In response to Chick-fil-A’s proposed plans to expand their business and set up restaurants in several locations,…

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Illinois rejects ban on reparative therapy for minors with same-sex attraction

18 April 2014 07 27 AM

by Kirsten Andersen SPRINGFIELD, IL, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Illinois House voted last week to reject a bill that would have banned reparative therapy for minors with unwanted same-sex attraction (SSA).  It is the fifth state to vote down a ban on the practice in recent months, following high…

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Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood reschedules abortions to dodge inspectors

18 April 2014 07 14 AM

by Jill Stanek An informant from the Planned Parenthood Keystone affiliate in Pennsylvania has slipped me some fascinating new documents. Recall Pennsylvania is the home of infanticide abortionist Kermit Gosnell, convicted  in May 2013 of first degree murder in the deaths of…

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Catholic Relief Services pro-abortion grantee wins UN Population Fund Award

18 April 2014 06 51 AM

by Kirsten Andersen Update: After publication, Catholic Relief Services replied to LifeSiteNews' request for comment on Jhpiego's award. Their statement is available here. BALTIMORE, MD, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A pro-abortion grantee of Catholic Relief Services has been announced as the winner…

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Conservative pro-life MP Vellacott supports NDP palliative care motion

18 April 2014 06 03 AM

by Thaddeus Baklinski OTTAWA, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Support for a motion tabled by an NDP Member of Parliament calling on the federal government to establish a pan-Canadian palliative and end-of-life care policy is growing after its first hour of debate earlier this month, with veteran pro-life MP Maurice…

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Health Canada decision on RU-486 stalled until 2015: report

18 April 2014 05 43 AM

by Peter Baklinski OTTAWA, Ontario, April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Health Canada’s decision whether to forbid or allow RU-486, described by abortion advocates as the “gold standard” of abortion pills, may not happen until 2015, a Canadian news agency is reporting. Ipolitics.ca reported Wednesday…

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Troubled Maryland abortionist receives 3-month suspension for operating unlicensed facility

18 April 2014 04 56 AM

by Cheryl Sullenger FORESTVILLE, MD, April 17, 2014 (OperationRescue.org) – Maryland abortionist Harold O. Alexander has once again had his medical license suspended for three months, according to a consent order issued by the Maryland Board of Physicians (MDBP) on April 16, 2014. The suspension…

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This is not equality

18 April 2014 03 34 AM

by Wendy Wright April 17, 2014 (Turtle Bay and Beyond) - In Nigeria, gunmen kidnapped more than 100 schoolgirls and torched the surrounding town on Tuesday. A day before, a deadly blast killed 71 people. A day later, 18 people were killed in another attack. Meanwhile, the U.S. State Department is laser-focused on .…

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David Cameron is right about loving one’s neighbour but has he missed the whole point of Easter?

18 April 2014 03 30 AM

by Peter Saunders Tony Blair’s spin doctor Alistair Campbell famously said that the Labour government didn’t ‘do God’ but the Prime Minister’s Easter address to church leaders has him trending on twitter as #CameronJesus. Today he has called for Christians to be ‘unashamedly evangelical’.…

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Maundy Thursday and the marriage battle

18 April 2014 03 21 AM

by John Stonestreet April 17, 2014 (BreakPoint) - Last year at the March for Marriage on the National Mall, my friend Eric Teetsel, executive director of the Manhattan Declaration, opened his speech with the facetious question, “Is anyone else out there on the wrong side of history?” That is, after all, what…

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Are some photos of abortion victims too gory?

18 April 2014 02 51 AM

by Jill Stanek Monica Miller, PhD, Director of Citizens for a Pro-life Society, has sparked conversation recently within pro-life activist circles, asking us to reevaluate which photos of abortion victims we display in their necessary role of helping end legalized abortion. Miller is one of the few pro-lifers who has…

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Pro-abortion leaders join pro-lifers in calling for transparency on Obamacare’s abortion coverage

18 April 2014 02 49 AM

by Dustin Siggins WASHINGTON, D.C., April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- Throughout 2013, pro-life Republicans pushed for more transparency on abortion coverage in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Now, they are being joined by the Guttmacher Institute and Think Progress in the push for clarity on insurance plans that cover…

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VIDEO: Sun News’ Brian Lilley slams arrest of pro-family activists at U of Regina

18 April 2014 12 53 AM

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Daily Marriage Tip

19 Apr 2014

Today, as we mourn Christ’s death and await Easter morning, remember those who grieve. Perhaps it is your own family. Share in each other’s grief to make the burden lighter.

Read more from ForYourMarriage

Catholic Relief Services response on its partnership with pro-abortion group Jhpiego

by The Editors Editor's note: Paul Eagle, spokesman for Catholic Relief Services, provided this statement to LifeSiteNews in response to questions after Jhpiego, one of CRS' pro-abortion partners, received the UN Population Award. Thank you for your letting us know about the award to Jhpiego and for your interest…

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Daily Marriage Tip

18 Apr 2014

“Spouses are therefore the permanent reminder to the Church of what happened on the Cross.” (Bl. John Paul II) Powerful. As a sacrament, marriage shows to the world the love Christ has for His Church – love that took Him to the Cross. Pray to live this love in your own marriage.

Read more from ForYourMarriage

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