Patty Hunter, host and producer of Patty's Page, interviews Dr. Alveda King about the National March for Life and Prayer Service to be held in Washington, DC on January 27, 2017, and shares a video message from Father Frank Pavone about this year's march.
Dr. King is the Pastoral Associate of Priests for Life and Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn.
As a Private Association of the Faithful, recognized and approved under the Canon Law of the Catholic Church, and working in harmony with the goals of the Bishops' Pro-Life Committee and the local diocesan respect life offices, Priests for Life seeks to:
- unite, encourage, and provide ongoing training to priests and deacons who give a special emphasis to the "life issues", especially abortion and euthanasia, in their ministries;
- instill a sense of urgency in all clergy to teach about these issues and to mobilize their people to help stop abortion and euthanasia;
- assist clergy and laity to work together productively for the cause of life;
- provide ongoing training and motivation to the entire pro-life movement.
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