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February 5, 2015

Precious Life to fight HRC abortion push in court

In response to the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission’s announcement on 10th December 2014 that it is to take the Department of Justice to the High Court to demand the legalisation of abortion, Bernadette Smyth, the Director of Precious Life, sought legal advice and made clear Precious ...

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Posted By: Precious Life
Category: Abortion: Ireland
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January 24, 2015

Britain moves to ban sex-selection abortion

This week, Britain moved closer to a ban on abortion on grounds of gender after MPs backed a move to fast-track the prohibition onto the statute book. The Telegraph reports that more than 70 MPs, "spanning the main parties, have put their names to an amendment to the Government's Serious Crime ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion : World
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January 23, 2015

"I never knew... I will fight this": young people respond to abortion photos

Abortion campaigners never want the reality of abortion revealed. They would prefer if the shocking truth about what abortion does to babies remains a well-kept secret. But the truth is that if abortion is so horrific that we can't bear to look at, then why are we tolerating it? How can ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion : Ireland
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December 18, 2014

Pro life groups say they will stand with Bernadette Smyth to overturn ruling

Pro-life groups say that they will "stand 100%" behind founder of Precious Life Bernadette Smyth who they say was "unfairly sentenced today for reaching out to women in crisis at a Belfast abortion referral centre: an action abortion campaigners have tried to dress up as harassment, by claiming ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion Northern Ireland
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December 17, 2014

Varadkar's abortion stance is aligned to extreme left and abortion on demand

The Life Institute, has said that the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has aligned himself with the 'extreme left and with abortion on demand' by his comments in the Dáil yesterday in supporting of widening abortion availability in Ireland. Spokeswoman Niamh Uí Bhriain said "Mr ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion : Ireland, Abortion Advocates
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December 3, 2014

Watch this powerful letter being read to Enda Kenny on behalf of Baby Hope

Last week, pro-life activists in the Life Institute and Youth Defence delivered 5000 Get Well messages and gifts for Baby Hope. At that time, Maria Mhic Meanmain, whose first baby was born prematurely, read the open letter from Baby Hope to Enda Kenny. It made a powerful statement: Watch ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion : Ireland
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December 3, 2014

Great day of pro-life training held at Viva la Vida 2014

On Saturday 22nd November Youth Defence were delighted to host Viva La Vida training day in Dublin. We had been looking at the possibility of bringing Stephanie Gray over for a few years and finally the time was right! Stephanie has enormous experience in speaking on pro-life issues, she travels ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Life
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December 3, 2014

Parents welcome Bill to outlaw misleading statements about unborn children with disabilities

Parents from the support group Every Life Counts have launched a powerful initiative to end the phrase 'incompatible with life'. The campaign was launched in both Dublin and Belfast by families who say the phrase is 'misleading and offensive' and dehumanises children with profound ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Life, Pregnancy
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December 3, 2014

Mattie McGrath TD says Parents of disabled children compellingly argued for legislative change

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has welcomed the growing support he is receiving from members of both the Dáil and Seanad for introducing a Private Members Bill (PMB) which seeks to regulate against the continued use of the phrase ‘incompatible with life.’ Deputy McGrath ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Life, Pregnancy
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November 10, 2014

US elections: youngest-ever US legislator is proud to be pro-life

A US college freshman from West Virginia University became the youngest legislator in United States history this week - and she says she is 'pro-life and proud of it'. Live Action reports that 18-year-old Saira Blair, a Republican from the 59th Delegate District in her state, beat out her ...

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Posted By: Life House
Category: Abortion : World
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