Sunday, November 18, 2012

Heroic News: “A pastor's view: Abortion supporters gloss over effect on unborn children” plus 10 more


A pastor's view: Abortion supporters gloss over effect on unborn children

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 07:24 AM PST

As we were reminded in the recent election, the issue of abortion is now almost exclusively a “women’s health-care issue” or, perhaps, a “woman’s health-care decision.” Hence, the alleged evolution of how we are to think of abortion is now complete.

Court clerk suspended after tweeting pro-abortion comments

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 07:24 AM PST

Research attorney Sarah Peterson Herr, who clerks for the Judge Christel E. Marquardt of the Kansas Court of Appeals, has been suspended indefinitely for sending a series of nasty tweets while sitting in on an ethics hearing for former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline.

Judge sides with Christian publisher on contraceptive coverage

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 07:20 AM PST

A federal judge on Friday temporarily prevented the Obama administration from forcing a Christian publishing company to provide its employees with certain contraceptives under the new health care law.

Jill Stanek on abortion in America

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 07:16 AM PST

Jill Stanek is one of the foremost voices in the pro-life movement. A veteran nurse, she became an activist after discovering that her hospital offered pregnancy termination procedures. Her outspoken views have earned substantial praise and criticism alike.

U.S. Gets 'C' Grade in Premature Births

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 07:05 AM PST

The March of Dimes has once again given the United States an unenviable "C" rating with regard to preterm birth rates.

Minister for Health to bring abortion report to Cabinet

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 06:57 AM PST

Minister for Health James Reilly has confirmed he will be bringing the report of the expert group on abortion to Cabinet on Tuesday week.

Stanek: Abortion support rising? If so, thank the GOP for aiding and abetting

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 06:40 AM PST

Rasmussen released a new poll on November 14 indicating that 54% of likely voters now consider themselves pro-choice, while only 38% say they are pro-life. In the aftermath of the election I told friends to expect a bump in abortion support.

Planned Parenthood Charging Women for Free Services in Govt Program

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 02:00 AM PST

On Thursday, in a letter to the Third Court of Appeals, Planned Parenthood admitted that they have been charging women for services that should be free under the Women’s Health Program (WHP), which serves low-income Texan women. Providers enrolled in the program are reimbursed by the federal government.

Alveda King Tells Pro-Lifers There is Hope for the Future

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 02:00 AM PST

A strong pro-life advocate and the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Alveda King shared her life story Tuesday during the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation’s 2012 Celebrate Life Banquet in Camp Hill.

Expert finds religious freedom a matter of national security

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 02:00 AM PST

The protection of religious freedom worldwide is so essential to democracy and prosperity that it should be considered an issue of “national security” to the U.S. government, says a former diplomat.

UK court favors man demoted for Facebook 'gay marriage' criticism

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 02:00 AM PST

Adrian Smith, a British Christian man who was demoted from his position for a Facebook comment critical of “gay marriage” in churches, has won a legal complaint against his employers.