Priests for Life - Testimonies
Mothers Whose Babies Were Killed by Abortion

Fathers Whose Babies Were Killed by Abortion

Former Abortion Providers

Women Who Chose Life

Mothers of Large Families


Abortion Survivors

Children conceived through rape

Stories of pro-life commitment
America Will Not Reject Abortion Until America
Sees Abortion

Prayer Campaign

Take Action

Social Networking

Rachel's Vineyard,
A Ministry of Priests For Life

Silent No More Awareness Campaign, A Project
of Priests For Life

Clergy Resources


I thought at the time I was losing my mind

I was using a diaphragm (obviously wrong) got pregnant went to he doctor and was told I was – the nurse made the appointment right then for me to abort 2 days following. She asked me " Do you want to have an abortion?" At the time I was so panic stricken I replied immediately, "Yes." The days following were a nightmare – my boyfriend literally hid and gave me no support whatsoever.

It was scary –degrading and cold. I was so drugged up – I walked out immediately after without signing out. I wanted to just get away from the place. I went a little crazy on the way home because they gave me pills to take for a week to stop the bleeding. I freaked at the thought of having to take something in my house that would remind me of what I did. After I slept 3 hours at home I felt a little better. I could think more rationally.

The day after my abortion was probably the last time I talked about it for 11 years. I stayed with the man who got me pregnant for 16 years following the abortion. We never discussed it. Not because I didn’t want to – He couldn’t deal with it. I cried a lot for no reason, went though a lot of depression periods. I thought at the time I was losing my mind. I would go a few months fine….and then have major bouts of depression. I was on an emotional roller coaster like that for 11 years, always contemplating seeing a therapist of some kind. Since the abortion my eating habits are horrible. I think I’m fat and have to lose weight all the time. I’m 5’ 4’’ at 112 lbs. I’m getting better with that though.

I found Jesus Christ 11 years later. I began to deal with what I did. I’m still trying. Having the Lord has been the best medicine any doctor could prescribe. I’m still having a very difficult time forgiving myself for killing my baby. Its something I have to deal with everyday – but everything is possible with God!

I feel at this point there is a reason for everything….right now I’m very much involved in the pro-life movement and the post abortion aspect of aborted woman. I’ll soon be starting a post abortion support group within our church. It’s so needed. There are so many hurting women out there.

Priests for Life
PO Box 236695 • Cocoa, FL 32923
Tel. 321-500-1000, Toll Free 888-735-3448 •