Posts Tagged: life

PA Election Update: The Sanctity of Life

November 6, 2020 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Life, pro-life, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

From the Desk of Michael Geer, PA Family Council President

The eyes of the nation are on Pennsylvania today, with our state being pivotal in determining who will be the next President of the United States.  As each hour passes, … Read more

State Rep Continues to Lie About Proposed Bill Despite Apology for Callous Comments

November 7, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, Parental rights, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

This past Friday, Rep. Wendy Ullman (D-Bucks) issued an apology for her callous comments  that an early miscarriage is “just some mess on a napkin.” However, she is still continuing to lie about House Bill 1890 and what it would … Read more

Bill to Respect the Humanity of Unborn Children Passes State House Committee

October 29, 2019 | 8 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

Today, the Pennsylvania State House Health Committee passed HB 1890, a bill that requires healthcare facilities to properly handle disposition (burial or cremation) of unborn children who have died from an abortion or miscarriage. This bill is similar to … Read more

Pennsylvania Attorney General Shapiro on a Crusade Against Catholic Nuns

October 24, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, First Amendment, Health, Life, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Catholic charity organization, the Little Sisters of the Poor, is back in the news this week, not for the over 13,000 elderly poor they serve in 31 countries, but because pro-abortion government officials are trying to force them to pay … Read more

No, Senator Casey, There are More Options Than Planned Parenthood

June 9, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Health, Life, Politics, pro-life | Tags: , , , , , ,

This week, US Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) made the inaccurate assertion that the United States, and specifically Pennsylvania, needs to continue to fund Planned Parenthood with taxpayer dollars.1 His words cannot be farther from the truth.

Casey begins his op-ed … Read more

New Report Shows Good News for Those with Down Syndrome

August 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

Today, in the Philly Inquirer, our friends at Susan B. Anthony List in D.C. highlight a new report showing good news for those with Down syndrome – extended life span, other physical treatments to improve quality of life, etc. Read Read more

The Pennsylvania Conference on Faith & Society – October 10-11, 2014

June 10, 2014 | 1 comment | Posted in College, education, Life, marriage | Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute, in partnership with the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, is pleased to announce a first-of-its-kind event for college students: The Pennsylvania Conference on Faith & Society. We will host nationally renowned speakers such as Ryan Anderson of the … Read more

Online Primary Election Voter’s Guide Now Available!

May 9, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, Voting | Tags: , , , , , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute’s Primary Election Voter’s Guide is now available for download on our website: www.pafamily.org/votersguide.

WHAT’S INSIDE:

ALL CANDIDATES: • Governor • Lieutenant Governor

CANDIDATES FOR CONTESTED RACES ONLY: • U.S. House of Representatives (Congress) • State Senate … Read more

In 24 years, this may be one of the biggest gatherings we’ve ever had

August 13, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , , , ,

Only 30 Days until Courage to Stand with Dr. Ben Carson

We’re less than one month away from Dr. Ben Carson being in Hershey for our Friends of the Family banquet on Sept. 7th. And we’re so excited to say … Read more

Texas House Passes Pro-Life Bill!

July 10, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

From LifeNews.com:

The Texas state House gave final approval to the ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy today, supporting it on a 96-49 vote. The measure now heads to the Texas Senate, where it was a victim of … Read more