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Updates Prior to July 11, 2012

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Vatican Upholds Fr. Frank Pavone's Appeal

The Board of Directors of Priests for Life hereby affirms its full trust and commitment to its current leadership and projects, and is moving forward on all fronts with confidence and without any change in its structure or plans.
- From Board Meeting of September 26, 2011

Statement of Support from the Pastoral Team of Priests for Life

Help keep Fr. Frank on the Virtual Road

Table of Contents

Daily updates

Various articles

Statements of support

May 21, 2012 Update from Amarillo

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January 26, 2012: Update following March for Life
December 8, 2011: Update from Prayer Town, TX
September 16, 2011: Greetings from Amarillo, TX
October 9, 2011: Dr. Alveda King: Fr. Frank is the
Martin Luther King of the Pro-life Movement

Note: You will see that updates specifically regarding the Amarillo situation are interspersed here with Fr. Frank’s public statements and updates about abortion and pro-life initiatives. This is because his primary focus and concern is precisely on abortion and the pro-life movement, and these are the matters occupying his time each day.

Official Update from Fr. Dave Deibel, Canonical Advisor, December 16, 2011

Official Statement from Fr. David Deibel, Canonical Advisor, October 14, 2011

Fr. Frank’s Promise to Serve the Unborn for Life Accepted by Church

Fr. Frank's celebret card showing him to be a priest in good standing

July 11, 2012: Father Pavone hails House vote to repeal Affordable Care Act

July 10, 2012: Join pro-life leaders from across the U.S. at 2013 National Memorial for the Pre-Born

July 6, 2012: PFL Youth Outreach Director at center of First Amendment lawsuit

July 2, 2012:  Fr. Pavone asks abortion advocates to join him in decrying attack against Colorado pro-lifers

July 2, 2012: Fr. Frank Pavone, Priests for Life offers congratulations, pledges assistance to new Vatican appointees

June 28: 2012: Supreme Court Ruling on Healthcare: Our Government pays no heed to Constitution

June 28, 2012: Fr. Frank Pavone speaking and networking at the National Right to Life Convention

June 21, 2012: Priests for Life Welcomes Day of Life Celebration; Pilgrimage to Rome Planned

June 14, 2012: Priests for Life to Walk the Halls of Congress

June 14, 2012: Daily Pro-Life Reflections from Fr. Frank

June 8, 2012: Religious Freedom and Voter Guides

June 7, 2012: “How to Keep the Fire Burning” – a new E-booklet from Priests for Life

June 7, 2012: Stand Up for Freedom at NYC site where Bill of Rights was adopted

May 30, 2012: Priests for Life Supports Ban on Gender-Specific Abortions

May 24, 2012: May 27 is the First Voter Registration Sunday

May 23, 2012: Fr. Pavone becomes a regular on Tampa radio show

May 22, 2012: Silent No More founders: From China,we can learn the truth about abortion and breast cancer

May 21, 2012: Father Pavone hails news of 12 new lawsuits filed against HHS mandate

May 18, 2012: Fr. Pavone: Sebelius leading assault on religious freedom

May 17, 2012: Father Frank Pavone on Passing of Father Norman Weslin: “Our Loss is Heaven’s Gain”

May 16, 2012: After 40 years of Roe, Time to Wake Up, Pro-life Leader Says

May 10, 2012: Fr. Frank Pavone Statement on Guilty Plea of Man Who Threatened Him and Other Pro-Life Leaders

May 8, 2012: Fr. Pavone welcomes news of latest lawsuit against HHS mandate

April 25, 2012: Obama lawyers try desperately to "dismiss" lawsuit

April 23, 2012: The Nine Lawsuits for Religious Freedom

April 19, 2012: Fr. Pavone to LCWR: Priests for Life will work “side by side” with women religious to proclaim a pro-life message

March 26, 2012: The Mandate will be Defeated

March 26, 2012: "Terri Schiavo Priest" Issues Anniversary Statement

March 23, 2012: Father Pavone invites all to join Novena in memory of Terri Schiavo

March 22, 2012: Show support for the First Amendment at Rally for Religious Freedom

March 19, 2012: Rally for Religious Freedom set for Friday on Wall Street

March 19, 2012: Priests for Life applauds latest lawsuit against HHS mandate

March 19, 2012: October Baby

March 12, 2012: An American Takeover of America

March 9, 2012: Priests for Life Announces Ongoing Novena re HHS Mandate

March 8, 2012: NewsOne taps PFL's Alveda King as one of Top 10 Black Women

February 28, 2012: U.S. Citizens Sign On To “Amicus Brief” In Support of Lawsuit Against ObamaCare

February 27, 2012: Super Tuesday and Being Human

February 24, 2012: Sign on to our Citizen's Amicus Brief

February 20, 2012: March-April Newsletter

February 20, 2012: Jennifer O’Neill Named Christian Women in Media Award Winner

February 17, 2012: Facebook censors pro-life image, allows DIY abortion instructions

February 16, 2012: Priests for Life Associate Director is Arrested Outside White House

February 15, 2012: Lawsuit Against ObamaCare and HHS Mandate Filed in Federal Court Today on Behalf of All U.S. Employers

February 14, 2012: National Prayer Novena in response to HHS Mandate

February 13, 2012: No Compromise: The Mandate Has Got To Go

February 10, 2012: Father Pavone rejects White House compromise on contraception

February 9, 2012: Additional Comments from Fr. Frank on Priests for Life Federal Lawsuit Against Obama Administration

February 9, 2012: International Catholic Organization to File Lawsuit against Obama Administration for Conscience Violation Regarding Forced Coverage of Abortion and Contraception

February 2, 2012: Obama Declares WAR on the Catholic Church

February 1, 2012: Press Release: Post-Abortive Women, Cancer Victims Cheer Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation’s Decision to Defund Planned Parenthood

January 30, 2012: Obama Tampering with Conscience

January 27, 2012: Fr. Pavone permitted to attend March for Life: Interview on latest developments

January 26, 2012: The March for Life

January 23, 2012: March for Life photos

January 19, 2012: Powerful video to view and share!

January 16, 2012: Using Election Law to Expose Abortion

January 9, 2012: Christmas has prepared us for elections

January 9, 2012: Pro-Life College Student Quits Job with Girl Scouts Over a T-Shirt

January 9, 2012: Priests for Life Announces Four-Pronged Attack on Abortion Industry in 2012

January 6, 2012: Priests for Life and Gospel of Life Ministries Congratulates New Cardinals

January 2, 2012: The Silent No More Awareness Campaign Launches New Website

December 30, 2011: “The time is now” to stop abortionists like Brigham, Riley

December 29, 2011: Homilies from Fr. Frank given to the Disciples of Our Lord Jesus Christ in Amarillo

December 28, 2011: Priests for Life January-February Newsletter

December 19, 2011: Christmas, Christians and Christ

December 6, 2011

Irrevocable commitment both to the Catholic priesthood and to the uncompromising, unwavering defense of unborn children

Press Release: Fr. Frank Pavone and Dr. Alveda King Announce Support for Congressman Franks’ Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act

December 5, 2011: Christmas for the Unborn

November 17, 2011: NYC-based Priests for Life urges approval of ‘Choose Life” license plates

November 16, 2011: Priesthood: Never a Moment's Doubt

November 14, 4011

Fr. Pavone applauds Bishops’ statement on post-abortion healing

Fr. Pavone Congratulates New Chairman-Elect of Bishops’ Committee on Pro-life Activities

Priests for Life Applauds Feast of Blessed John Paul II

November 11, 2011: Request from the Priests for Life Staff: Fr. Frank’s Ordination Anniversary Tomorrow! Send greeting!

November 7, 2011: Live Chat Tonight, and Other Updates

November 4, 2011: Clarification of Status

November 3, 2011: Priests for Life applauds Illinois Bishops

October 31, 2011: Priests for Life Welcomes New Mass for Human Life

October 31, 2011: My last conversation with Kortney Gordon by Fletcher Armstrong

October 31, 2011: Welcoming the New Mass for Life

October 26, 2011: Horn: Setting the Record Straight

October 25, 2011: 'York Eight' make lifelong commitment to the unborn

October 20, 2011: Help keep Fr. Frank on the virtual road!

October 19, 2011:  Fr. Frank Pavone mourns passing of Pro-Life Hero

October 19, 2011: Pro-life letter included in time capsule buried at MLK Memorial

October 19, 2011: Priests for Life welcomes appointment of new Papal Nuncio to U.S.

October 17, 2011: Silence will rock college campuses tomorrow

October 14, 2011: Father Pavone hails House passage of the Protect Life Act

October 14, 2011: Fr. Pavone: ‘Voices from the Womb’ will change hearts and minds

October 10, 2011: A Renewed Call to Faithful Citizenship and the Priority of Life

October 10, 2011: Stand True, Priests for Life mourn death of pro-life warrior

October 9, 2011: Dr. Alveda King's video message of support

October 7, 2011: Fr. Pavone Urges Congress to Approve the Protect Life Act; Stop Abortion Funding in Health Care

October 6, 2011: Alveda King “deeply saddened” by the loss of Dr. Fred Shuttlesworth

October 5, 2011: Fr. Pavone: At the core of every political issue is the right to life

October 3, 2011: Priests for Life Unveils New Homepage

October 3, 2011: Steven Tyler’s ex-fiancée will be Silent No More about her abortion

September 30, 2011: On Oct. 18, Keep Quiet for Life

September 29, 2011: Bryan Kemper to Lead Youth Rally in DC on Jan. 21, 2012

September 28, 2011: Baby Joseph: A Life Worth Living

September 27, 2011: Official Statement on Protests by Fr Frank Pavone

September 27, 2011: Report on Recent Activities of Priests for Life

September 25, 2011: Gospel of Life Tax Exempt Status

September 23, 2011: Fr. Frank Pavone and Priests for Life Stronger than Ever!

September 20, 2011: Bishop Roger Gries Urges: Please Continue to Support Priests for Life

September 19, 2011: Fr. Frank on the Al Kresta radio show

September 16, 2011: What Bothers Me The Most - Fr. Frank Pavone

September 16, 2011: The Pastoral Team of Priests for Life/Gospel of Life Ministries stands with Fr. Frank (PDF)

September 16, 2011: National Pro-Life Religious Council Stands in Solidarity with Fr. Pavone

September 15, 2011: Diocese of Amarillo Issues Clarification Affirming Fr. Frank Pavone’s Good Standing and Character

September 14, 2011: Three Great Intercessors - Fr. Frank Pavone

Other articles

Official statement from Fr. Frank Pavone

Priesthood: Never a Moment's Doubt

Independent Auditors Issue Unqualified Audit Opinion for Priests for Life

Clarification of Misreporting of Facts in Media

Keeping up with Fr. Frank Pavone - Leslie Palma-Simoncek, Communications Director

Just a few of the letters of support received from pro-life leaders and activists across the country

An open letter to all U.S. Catholic Bishops from the Pro-Life/Pro-Family leadership in America

Another letter from Pro-Life Leaders (October 2011)

Statement of Support from the Pastoral Team of Priests for Life

Letter of Mrs. Naomi King, Sister-in-law of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. Alveda King, King for America

Video message of Dr. Alveda King: Fr. Frank is the Martin Luther King of the Pro-life Movement

Norma McCorvey (the Roe in Roe Vs. Wade) and Sandra Cano (the Doe in Doe Vs. Bolton)

Abby Johnson, former abortion clinic worker

Most Rev. Roger W. Gries, O.S.B., Auxiliary Bishop of Cleveland

The Most Rev. Craig Bates, Patriarch of the International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church

Ray Flynn, Former Mayor of Boston and US Ambassador to The Holy See

Georgette Forney, President, Anglicans for Life and Co-Founder of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign

Joe Scheidler, Pro-Life Action League

Bobby Schindler, Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network

Mary Ann Kuharski, Pro-Life Across America

Joe Brinck, Sanctity of Life Foundation

Allan J. Potts, Right to Life of San Diego County

Couples for Christ

Clenard Childress, LEARN (


National Black Pro-Life Coalition

Day Gardner, The National Black Pro-Life Union

Issues4Life Foundation

The Restoration Project

Pastor Stephen Broden

Christopher Pearson, Parish Respect Life Committee and former Priests for Life employee

Helene Davis, decided against abortion with Fr. Frank's help



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