Posts Categorized: Life

Our son is the reason PA should update its quarter-century-old abortion law

November 27, 2016 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

By: Jason & Tammy Dreistadt

Why does Pennsylvania permit late-term abortion at the same time in pregnancy that my son was born?

As parents, you learn quickly how precious life is when your child is faced with life-or-death circumstances.

Will … Read more

Through Fiery Trials – An Evening with Chief Cochran in Pittsburgh

March 3, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in Life, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags:

Join the Pennsylvania Family Institute and Chief Kelvin Cochran at the Pittsburgh Marriott North Saturday, May 21. Dinner tickets are $75 and sponsorship donation levels begin at $250.

Click here for ticket information and sponsorship opportunities.Read more

Top quotes from the Evangelicals for Life conference

January 21, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , ,

An new opportunity this year leading into the March for Life is the Evangelicals for Life conference – a national event to help equip voices for life.

Some of the staff at the Pennsylvania Family Institute are in attendance. Here … Read more

After five-year decline, abortion up [slightly] in Pennsylvania

January 14, 2016 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

The Pennsylvania Department of Health recently released their latest report on abortion statistics that revealed 32,126 abortions in 2014; up by 18 from the previous year. This ends a five-year stretch of decline in annual abortions.

From 2008-2013, abortion dropped … Read more

What President Reagan said on the first Sanctity of Human Life Sunday

January 7, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , , , ,

On January 13, 1984, President Ronald Reagan issued the following Proclamation for the first National Sanctity of Human Life Sunday:

By the President of the United States of America

A Proclamation

The values and freedoms we cherish as Americans rest … Read more

6 out of 10 Pennsylvania Voters Support Five-Month Abortion Limit

September 21, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

A vote is expected in the U.S. Senate Tuesday, September 22, on legislation that the majority of Pennsylvania voters favor: ending late-term abortions by stopping elective abortions past five months of pregnancy.

New polling released by the Pennsylvania Family Council … Read more

Head of Department That Failed To Stop Gosnell Is Back in Charge

June 3, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , , ,

Pedro Cortes – the man in charge of the State Department that failed to stop Gosnell when presented with multiple opportunities – is now back in charge as Secretary of State after the Senate voted to confirm his appointment by … Read more

Tell Governor Wolf: Remove Cortes Immediately

April 22, 2015 | 5 comments | Posted in Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

Head of Department of State During the Gosnell Horrors Should Not Be Back in Office – Take Action Today

The Secretary of State administers the Department of State, whose mission is in part “to protect the health and safety of … Read more

Our amazing experience at Life Action Day

April 15, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: ,

“Wonderful rally” and “ground-breaking report” make Life Action Day a hit!

Over the last few months the staff at Pennsylvania Family Council was busy planning for Life Action Day. We knew there was excitement for rallying in the Rotunda on … Read more

Advocates for Life Converge on Harrisburg

April 14, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , ,

Unprecedented rally speaks to the truth of abortion in Pennsylvania

(Harrisburg, PA) April 14, 2015 – Hundreds of Pennsylvanians from all walks of life and all over the state gathered at the Capitol Rotunda Monday for the first ever Life … Read more