Three Ways You Help Protect Life by Investing in PFI

December 3, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

Pennsylvania is currently facing unprecedented attacks on efforts to protect the sanctity of human life: Governor Tom Wolf vetoing any “attack on abortion” – even the Down Syndrome Protection Act, which would have attempted to end the horrific practice of genetic selection of Down syndrome in the womb for abortion. Senator Larry Farnese, during debate… Read more »

Opinion: PA Family Institute’s work is vital to our future

November 22, 2019 | No comments | Posted in City on the Hill, Family | Tags:

By Caleb Steindel We have arrived at a crucial point in our country’s history. Our faith, family, and freedom based values are under attack, and as Christians in a secular society, we have a responsibility to fight for them. The good news is that we’ve undoubtedly witnessed some great strides and accomplishments in recent years…. Read more »

Abortion by Video: Planned Parenthood Adding This In York

November 21, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

Planned Parenthood just told the state they’re adding telemed abortions in York, right after they failed their safety inspection. Will our State Senate step in to protect women? A new threat has presented itself in Pennsylvania that may increase abortions in our state and potentially result in abortions being performed in new neighborhoods and communities…. Read more »

How did your State Senator vote on the Down Syndrome Protection Act?

November 21, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights, Life | Tags: , ,

On Wednesday, November 20th, the State Senate voted 27-22 to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 321, which would help end the targeting of children with Down syndrome for abortion. This bill already passed the PA House in May by a vote of 117-76. Here’s the State Senate roll call on HB321: Please… Read more »

Protect the Family. Preserve the Future. ExtraOrdinary Give 2019

November 19, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

This Friday, November 22nd is the Extraordinary Give! In one extraordinary day each year, a display of generosity is celebrated with all donations made stretched by more than a HALF MILLION DOLLARS in stretch pool and prizes. Pennsylvania Family Institute (PFI) is one of the participating organizations. Thank you for being a part of this… Read more »

Pro-Abortion Lawmakers Spread Fake News on Pro-Life Bill. Here are the Facts.

November 19, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: ,

There are many false statements being spread by some pro-abortion lawmakers about House Bill 1890, which recently passed the PA House in a bipartisan vote. These claims are being made by several pro-abortion lawmakers like State Representatives Dan Frankel and Wendy Ullman, who made national headlines for her callous comments in the committee vote on… Read more »

PA House Vote Shows Respect to Loss of Life Early in Pregnancy

November 19, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, pro-life | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute thanks the 123 State Representatives for their bipartisan affirmative vote on House Bill 1890, known as the Fetal Remains Bill, that offers a compassionate way of showing respect to human life lost early in pregnancy. “Human beings that are lost to an early miscarriage or abortion are still human beings and should… Read more »

Committee Votes to Stop the Prenatal Targeting of Babies with Down syndrome

November 18, 2019 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights, Life | Tags: ,

PA Family Institute applauds vote on House Bill 321 and the effort to end the targeting of babies with a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds today’s vote by the PA Senate Health Committee on the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 321, as another step towards truly celebrating people with Down… Read more »

Senate Committee to Vote Monday on Down Syndrome Protection Act

November 15, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights, Life | Tags:

On Monday, November 18th, the PA Senate Health Committee is scheduled to vote on the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 321. Before the vote, please contact your State Senator and ask for their support of the Down Syndrome Protection Act. To send an email, go to pafamily.org/protect “Please work toward the passage of the… Read more »

Pregnant 17-Year-Old Changed By A Heartbeat

November 12, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Life, pro-life | Tags:

Focus on the Family shares a story about Lisa, who at age 17 faced an unexpected pregnancy and recounts how hearing the heartbeat of her unborn child made all the difference: [Lisa] scheduled an abortion. Actually, she made three appointments. But each time, she never showed. She couldn’t. She just couldn’t. Yet she did return… Read more »