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Cardinal calls for novena to pray Supreme Court will move to...

WASHINGTON (CNS) — New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities, called July 19 for a national prayer campaign effort that “the change in the U.S. Supreme Court will move our nation closer to the day when every human being is protected in law and welcomed in life.”

Court says requirements on pregnancy centers violate free speech

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 June 26 that a California law that placed requirements on crisis pregnancy centers that oppose abortion violated the First Amendment.

Defend right to life, conscientious objection, pope tells doctors

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Make medicine and health care more humane by protecting the life and dignity of all patients, particularly the weakest and the unborn, Pope Francis told Catholic doctors and medical specialists.

Irish pro-life campaigners criticize Google decision to ban campaign ads

DUBLIN (CNS) — Irish pro-life campaigners have criticized a decision by tech giant Google to ban campaign advertisements before the May 25 referendum on whether the right to life of the unborn should continue to be enshrined in the constitution.

Cardinal urges Canadian pro-lifers at march to ‘speak more loudly by...

OTTAWA, Ontario (CNS) — Heeding a call from Toronto Cardinal Thomas Collins to “speak more loudly by silence,” Canada’s largest pro-life march reversed course May 10 after it was blocked for at least 20 minutes by a counterprotest.

Some Irish believe lives were saved by country’s prohibition on abortion

DUBLIN (CNS) — In the last major pro-life rally ahead of Ireland’s May 25 referendum on whether to liberalize the country’s abortion laws, thousands gathered to say “no” to far-reaching proposals that could see abortion on demand up to 12 weeks, and even later in some cases.

Fundraiser unites Catholics, Protestants in walking for life

Some walks are easier than others. The walk into an abortion clinic is likely among the toughest.

Son’s meeting with birth mother who nearly aborted him made into...

As for his adoptive parents, "they're excited as well to see what happens with the film and to see how many people we can impact."

Event aims to continue prayers following March for Life

Whether you're participating in a local, regional or national March for Life this month, there a "digital pilgrimage for life, of prayer and action, focusing on cherishing the gift of human life," that the faithful can take too or instead.

Catholic program for abandoned babies may have saved Edmonton newborn

EDMONTON, Alberta (CNS) — A safe-haven program called Angel Cradle, operated by Covenant Health, may have saved a newborn baby’s life.