Defending Life Season 31

Began airing March 8, 2017

This series on EWTN features Executive Director Janet Morana, with co-hosts Fr. Stephen Imbarrato, Priest Associate and others as they discuss pro-life strategies and interview fascinating guests.

Airing Schedule: Watch on EWTN, Wednesdays at 3:00 am and Thursdays at 11pm ET.  You can stream EWTN online by going to EWTN.com and clicking on the "television" tab. 

See our media schedule to find the topic for each week.

Help us promote this series. Click here to download a promotional flier to print and distribute.

 

Pro-Life meditations on each show are from Fr. Frank Pavone's daily devotional, Pro-Life Reflections for Everyday.  Order your copy at the Priests for Life online store.



Episode 1: Lost Fatherhood Redeemed

David McDonald gives his testimony about being complicit in his girlfriend’s abortion and how his downward spiral caused him to lose his career. Years later after finding healing he marries Kristen and well into their forties God blesses them with a daughter.

Featured Product: Proclaiming the Message of LifeThese weekly reflections from the Lectionary by Fr. Frank Pavone are useful for both clergy and laity and contain pro-life reflections for every Sunday of all three liturgical years. Servant Publications.  




Episode 2: Every Life Is Precious!

When people say it isn’t possible, it is always possible with God!

Guest: Sr. Margaret Mary, Sisters of St Joseph the Worker, Walton, KY

Featured Product: Whatsoever You Do… Mother Teresa gave this speech at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington on February 3, 1994. She personally asked Fr. Frank and Priests for Life to spread her speech to everyone.




Episode 3: Now I Know About My Nightmares!

Branka Moyan’s testimony delves into the reality of being a sibling survivor from abortion and how she found healing.

Featured Product: Abolishing AbortionFr. Frank Pavone has written this pro-life manifesto, calling on both Church and state to fulfill their responsibilities to the unborn.




Episode 4: How to Find a Pro-Life Doctor

Get to know the American Association of Pro-life OB/GYN’s (APLOG)

Guest: Donna Harrison, MD, Executive Director of the American Associate of Pro-Life OB/GYN’s.

Featured Product: Recall AbortionJanet Morana delves deeply into abortion as a bad product that should be recalled by our government. Now available in paperback.




Episode 5: Pro-Life Action League

You have heard the expression that behind every great man is a great woman.

Guest: Ann Scheidler, wife of Joe Scheidler, founders of the Pro-Life Action League.

Featured Product: Proclaiming the Message of LifeThese weekly reflections from the Lectionary by Fr. Frank Pavone are useful for both clergy and laity and contain pro-life reflections for every Sunday of all three liturgical years. Servant Publications.   




Episode 6: What Are the Missionaries of the Gospel of Life?

See pro-life work as a spirituality and explore how it is shaped by the fact that we are disciples of Jesus Christ.

Featured Product: Pro-Life T ShirtsAre you looking for an effective, inexpensive way to spread the pro-life message? How about a pro-life t-shirt. Our youth outreach ministry at Priests for Life, Stand True, produces some of the best pro-life t-shirts in the movement.




Episode 7: Former Abortionist Repents

See how a young woman walked away from her faith, got involved in the world's way of thinking and became an abortionist and how she left the abortion industry and came back to her faith.

Guest: Beverly McMillan, MD

Featured Product: Abolishing AbortionFr. Frank Pavone has written this pro-life manifesto, calling on both Church and state to fulfill their responsibilities to the unborn.




Episode 8: Looking Back On the Early Days of the Pro-Life Movement

Jerry Horn, longtime pro-life activist and Priests for Life Senior Advisor relates some of the stories of the early efforts to expose and counteract the nation's abortion supporting organizations, and their efforts against prolifers.

Featured Product: Recall AbortionJanet Morana delves deeply into abortion as a bad product that should be recalled by our government. Now available in paperback.




Episode 9: Being Silent No More

See how spreading the testimonies of those who have had abortions is a pastoral duty and a strategic opportunity.

Guest: Lauren Duncan

Featured Product: Proclaiming the Message of LifeThese weekly reflections from the Lectionary by Fr. Frank Pavone are useful for both clergy and laity and contain pro-life reflections for every Sunday of all three liturgical years. Servant Publications.




Episode 10:Priests For Life Ministry Update

Become equipped with a wide range of opportunities to be involved in pro-life work and see how Priests for Life is for more than just priests.

Featured Product: Pro-Life T ShirtsAre you looking for an effective, inexpensive way to spread the pro-life message? How about a pro-life t-shirt. Our youth outreach ministry at Priests for Life, Stand True, produces some of the best pro-life t-shirts in the movement.




Episode 11: How do I know what the impact of abortion really is?

See why women have abortions, the impact of their decision and how to find healing.

Featured Product: Recall AbortionJanet Morana delves deeply into abortion as a bad product that should be recalled by our government. Now available in paperback.




Episode 12: Someone Was Missing From My Family!

An abortion can impact your future children. We will explore what it means to be an abortion survivor.

Guest: Allison Pollard from Saskatchewan

Featured Product: Whatsoever You Do… Mother Teresa gave this speech at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington on February 3, 1994. She personally asked Fr. Frank and Priests for Life to spread her speech to everyone.




Episode 13: How Many Abortions Are There?

Learn how many abortions there have been since Roe V. Wade and hear about the latest decision of the Supreme Court about how far states can go in restricting it.

Featured ProductProclaiming the Message of LifeThese weekly reflections from the Lectionary by Fr. Frank Pavone are useful for both clergy and laity and contain pro-life reflections for every Sunday of all three liturgical years. Servant Publications. 





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