Bid to silence pro-life group fails, amid university free speech attacks

Nov 25, 2016 by

From The Christian Institute: An attempt to expel a pro-life group from the student union has failed, after students rejected a motion by almost two to one. At a recent meeting of Newcastle University’s Student Council, 63 per cent of members voted down a motion called “De-Ratify Life Society”. Only 35 per cent voted in favour. The defeat comes as pro-life groups in Cardiff and Glasgow face similar attempts to curb their free speech. ’Discriminatory’ The motion against Newcastle University’s...

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4 reasons why every Christian should be pro-life

Apr 30, 2016 by

By Daniel Rodger, Premier Christianity: From the first century, Christians have been against abortion and infanticide. It was their high view of human life that set them apart from the surrounding Greco-Roman culture where both the unborn and newborn were hardly worthy of their own lives, especially if they were girls, disabled, or the result of an illicit sexual encounter. Many people today are unaware that the high moral value still ascribed to human life is a consequence of the Christian...

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University Bans Students From Forming Pro-Life Group

Apr 21, 2016 by

From CitizenGo: PLEASE SIGN PETITION. Over the past few months a row has erupted in the University of Strathclyde Glasgow over whether or not a group of students is permitted to form a ‘pro-life’ society or club. The University of Strathclyde Students’ Association (USSA) currently will not affiliate any group which campaigns in favour of the human rights of the unborn. In this matter, the USSA are following a trend which is sweeping UK universities of the stifling of debate and discussion of...

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2,000 Catholics pray at Planned Parenthood centre in Denver

Mar 12, 2016 by

By Florence Taylor, Christian Today: Described as “truly a moment of grace, a moment of blessing” by Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver, the Eucharistic procession surrounded the facility with silent prayer for over an hour. Planned Parenthood in Denver is the regional headquarters for Colorado and is responsible for almost half of the abortions carried out in the state, according to Ryan Walker, who helped to organise the event. It was a “moment of praying to our Lord that...

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SPUC Youth Conference

Feb 23, 2016 by

Bobby Schindler, the high-profile end-of-life-care campaigner, will be headlining this year’s SPUC International Pro-Life Youth & Student Conference in March. Bobby will be speaking about his family’s struggle to save his sister, Terri Schiavo. The story of Terri’s death is heartbreaking and frightening, not least because she was killed in one of the most slow and painful ways possible – by starvation and dehydration. Speakers As well as Bobby Schindler, this year’s conference...

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SPUC Evangelicals one-day conference

Sep 8, 2015 by

Saturday 12 September 2015 10.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. George Thomas room, Central Hall Westminster, London SW1H 9NH Come to the conference to: ● find out what you can do for the pro-life movement ● meet international pro-life speakers and Evangelical pro-lifers ● find out how to protect your children from inappropriate sex education Full details here...

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