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S+L BLOG: pro-life

As tens of thousands of people – many of them young men and women – descend upon Washington on Friday, January 27, 2017 for the annual “March for Life,” it is good for us to stop and reflect upon what we do as individuals and as a community to stand up for life. The theme ...read more
There can be no true peace unless life is defended and promoted A reflection on Euthanasia Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB May 12, 2016 The Supreme Court of Canada decided on February 6, 2015 that Canadians have a legal right to ask for and receive a doctor’s help in killing themselves. Originally the court gave Parliament ...read more
In anticipation of the National March for Life to take place on Capitol Hill on Friday, January 22, 2016, despite the impending winter storm, the Knights of Columbus released a video highlighting various Marches for Life from all across the globe. See the video below for glimpses of the Pro-Life movement from the United States, ...read more
This past October 29, the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC) and the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) launched a joint Declaration on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide. The sponsoring signatories to the Declaration intend now to engage in a concerted effort in view of obtaining signatures from a wide spectrum of people in Canada who agree ...read more
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis’ weekly general audience, 22 Assyrian Christian hostages freed, Ghanian Catholic march for life and a look at coming events this weekend. ...read more
This week in our nation’s capital, the annual National March for Life will include masses, prayer vigils and services, stirring talks will be given before Government buildings and marching for life on the major boulevards and thoroughfares of Ottawa. The main event, the March itself starting at Parliament Hill and continuing through downtown Ottawa, occurs ...read more