Posted on September 27, 2016 4:21 PM

Voiceless Movie Gives a Voice

A new movie out on October 7 depicts the story of a recently discharged soldier who has found God and a new faith. He goes to work in a church reaching out to the community and discovers there’s an abortion facility across the street from the church. He tries to get people involved in closing it down, but meets resistance from all sides. Eventually he has to make a choice whether to put everything in his life on the line or walk away from the babies who are Voiceless.

There is not yet any group sponsoring a showing in Massachusetts, but if any of our members or supporters are interested in organizing to bring Voiceless to Massachusetts, the movie’s promoters provide a complete kit on their web site.

Posted on July 21, 2016 4:26 PM

3801 Lancaster: American Tragedy

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A new and powerful documentary on the house of horrors that was the abortion facility of Kermit Gosnell in Philadelphia will soon be available on iTunes. 

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Posted on July 13, 2016 4:32 PM

Dr. Mildred Jefferson: Profile

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Dr. Mildred Jefferson was the first African-American woman to attend Harvard Medical School, and did so at age 20, which would have been a remarkable lifetime achievement if she’d done nothing further. But her true mark on our nation and our Commonwealth came in her work for Massachusetts Citizens for Life as one of our founders and as she traveled and spoke throughout the country, converting many thousands to the pro-life cause, including President Ronald Reagan. 

You can learn more about this amazing woman’s life work in the following profile of Dr. Jefferson from the National Right to Life Committee.

Posted on June 29, 2016 4:40 PM

9 Months That Made You

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Starting tonight, PBS is offering a new series about the first 9 months of our lives and what happens from conception to birth. It’s called “9 Months That Made You” and was produced by the BBC.

While we can’t expect a public broadcasting program to be explicitly pro-life and anti-abortion, from a pro-life perspective anything that highlights to a national audience the reality of the humanity of the unborn child is welcome. We encourage you to watch with a critical eye and to be prepared to share with others the beauty of life and to offer an alternative to any parts of the show that may not entirely jibe with the reality of the personhood of the unborn.

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Posted on May 09, 2016 3:25 PM

Can’t Hurt Steel at 2016 Mother’s Day Dinner

mothersday2016.jpgLast Thursday, May 5, 2016, the 42nd annual Mother’s Day Dinner was held in Agawam. The dinner chairman was the Hon. Robert Howarth, and the keynote speaker was J.J. Hanson.

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Posted on April 08, 2016 11:00 AM

2016 Massachusetts Citizens for Life Convention

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Every Spring, MCFL holds the most anticipated pro-life educational event in New England.  For years, people have anticipated the Massachusetts Citizens for Life Conventions to learn about the latest developments in Life Issues and refresh our knowledge of the old problems and causes. It’s also a great chance to mentor and develop the next wave of pro-life activists who will finally push the fight to victory.

 

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Posted on February 02, 2016 2:06 PM

2016 Assembly for Life

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Featured speakers included: 
 
Reverend Eugene F. Rivers III is the pastor of the Azusa Christian Community, and is a widely published writer, diligent community activist, a renowned worldwide speaker, and is a very well-know social activists in Boston.
 
Bishop Arthur Kennedy is the Episcopal Vicar for the New Evangelization of the Archdiocese of Boston and a strong advocate for the pro-life movement.
 
Don Feder, Esq. is currently the Coalition Director and Coordinator of Regional Conferences of the World Congress of Families. He was also a Boston Herald editorial writer and syndicated columnist from June 1983 to June 2002.
Rev. Toni Kim is the Minister of Membership at historical Park Street Church in Boston, MA.
 
Pauline Morris is the coordinator of the 40 Days For Life campaign in Worcester, MA.
 
Jeanine Graf, a talk show host, will emcee our event.
 
Pictures by Ed Boylan
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Posted on December 22, 2015 5:06 PM

A Christmas Reflection on the Gospel of Life

Click on the link below for Linda Thayer's beautiful Christmas meditation:

A Gospel Reflection on the Beginning of Life 

Posted on November 16, 2015 3:49 PM

Sen. Rick Santorum’s Address at the MCFL Fundraising Banquet

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Leading up to our annual Fundraising Banquet on October 22, 2015 we were getting very excited to have Karen Santorum as our scheduled keynote speaker. When we received the call that Mrs. Santorum would not be able to join us because she was feeling under the weather, we were excited when she said her husband (and presidential candidate), Sen. Rick Santorum, would fill in.

Senator Santorum’s speech captivated our audience. We had numerous people calling our office asking for a copy of his speech so they could forward it to their family and friends. Below is a copy of the address, which is broken up into four videos.

We want to thank Senator Santorum for graciously taking time out of his busy schedule to address our crowd. It is pretty evident how much the Santorum family cares for one another where a presidential candidate cancels his plans to fill in for his wife when she needs someone to cover for her. Thank you, Sen. & Mrs. Santorum for all you do in being the voice for the voiceless.

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Posted on March 24, 2015 2:26 PM

MCFL 2015 Convention–Pictures!

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Those who attended the Convention were delighted with what they learned and with the chance to exchange ideas.

Prof. Michael New proved beyond a statistical doubt that state laws and other efforts by state organizations have dramatically cut the number of abortions, thus saving many babies. Two-parent parental consent laws (not just notification or one parent) cut the number of abortions by 31%! His talk was full of gems like that.

 

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