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Get ready for a pro-life Christmas Gala

pro-life Christmas Gala

The Christmas season is the most wonderful pro-life time of the year! Christmas is all about the beauty of life, because Mary said yes to her ‘unplanned pregnancy’ (a phrase popular in our culture). The world rejoices to the “blessed fruit of thy womb, Jesus.” You are invited to a delightful Christmas Gala on December…

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The abortion litmus test

abortion litmus test

Presidents control a powerful bully pulpit. They can’t make law, but they can promote and sign pro-life or pro-abortion legislation. In some respects, though, the attorney generals of the 50 states carry just as much clout. An example: California voters passed Proposition 8 a number of years ago which defined marriage as being between one…

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Support the pro-life “Campaign for Cures”

John Paul II Medical Research Center

A message from the John Paul II Medical Research Center: The John Paul ll Medical Research Center’s “Campaign for Cures” seeks to end the use of aborted fetal cells in medical research and bio-manufacturing. There are several human cell lines derived from past abortions which the pharmaceutical industry is using in a variety of ways…

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Attend pro-life regional training on Monday at 7PM

pro-life regional training

WHAT: Pro-life regional training PLACE: St. Pius X Catholic Church, 3663 66th St, Urbandale, IA 50322 DATE: Monday, November 18th, 2019 TIME: 7PM PRESENTED BY: Tom Chapman, Executive Director of the Iowa Catholic Conference St. Pius X parish in Urbandale is hosting a regional training meeting on Monday, November 18 at 7 p.m. for those…

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The Hearts and Hands of Christ

Madelyn Barten

By Madelyn Barten “Let our hearts and hands be stretched out in compassion towards others, for everyone is walking their own difficult path.” ~ Dieter F. Uchtdorf When we think of a woman who had an abortion, it is easy to become an unjust judge of their character and situation. Without meaning any harm, we…

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How Jack Hatch took down a pro-life nominee

Jack Hatch

Des Moines voters will select a new mayor in a run-off election on December 3rd. Jack Hatch and incumbent mayor, Frank Cownie, finished in a dead heat in this week’s election. Iowans for LIFE has never weighed in on a mayor’s race before. However, Jack Hatch’s anti-life political history generally, and a specific, deplorable incident…

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An epidemic of despair

suicide

Since the turn of the century, the suicide rate has increased in 49 states, representing a shocking 25% increase nationally. This is a life issue. Iowans for LIFE wants to alert you of a suicide prevention workshop tomorrow night, 6:30PM, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church conducted by Randy Kiel. The workshop is titled, “When low…

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The Covington Kid vs. the media

Covington kid

The U.S. Delta force hunted down and killed ISIS leader,  Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The headline for the Washington Post purred: “Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Islamic State’s ‘terrorist-in-chief,’ dies at 48.” By way of contrast, students from a Catholic high school in Covington, Kentucky, attended the March for Life in Washington DC earlier this year where they…

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