Senator Blunt Original Cosponsor of Federal 20 - Week Abortion Ban
Missouri Senator Roy Blunt is an original cosponsor of Senator Graham's Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Senator Blunt has said publicly that he looks forward to working with Senator Graham to move this important bill forward in the Senate.
The bill is expected to be introduced in the U.S. Senate next week. Thank You Senator Blunt for your willingness to advance the effort to protect innocent human life!
Missouri Planned Parenthood Closes Abortion Referral Clinic in Grandview
Planned Parenthood is closing one of its facilities in Grandview and redirecting their clients to their facility in Overland Park...read more.
Poll: 55% of Americans Want All or Most Abortions Made Illegal
A new Gallup poll finds a majority of Americans oppose all or most abortions even though some Americans who technically take a pro-life position opposing abortion wrongly think they are "pro-choice" on abortion...read more.
Medicine Shows Growing Potential to Repair and Regenerate Body Parts
We hope and pray that these new medical therapies will only be done with adult stem cells and not with those harvested from cloned human embryos...read more.
MRL has been consistent in fighting the use of stem cells from cloned human embryos and the funding of the research to develop these therapies with our tax dollars.
Scientists create first lab-grown limb
Using adult stem cells, researchers have taken the first step toward developing artificial, lab-grown limbs, building a rat forelimb with functioning vascular and muscular tissue...read more.
Pregnant and homeless in eighth grade, teen defies odds and becomes high school valedictorian
Trameka Pope is just graduating high school, but the valedictorian already has a remarkable life story to share...read more.
Pope Francis on abortion: 'Never, never does killing a person resolve a problem'
IIn an audience with a group of seriously ill children and their parents, Pope Francis offered them words of encouragement in their suffering, and reiterated the Church's teaching that abortion is not the solution to a diagnosis of disability in a pre-born child...read more.
Obama to speak at Catholic Health Association's annual meeting
The Catholic alliance that defied the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in supporting Barack Obama's controversial overhaul of the U.S. healthcare system is persisting in its close relationship with the president, giving him a venue to further endorse ObamaCare at its annual meeting...read more.
In 2010, the late Cardinal Francis George, then president of the USCCB, blamed CHA for the passage of Obamacare saying, "The Catholic Health Association and other so-called Catholic groups provided cover for those on the fence to support Obama and the administration."
Pro-Life Around the State
June 20 -- Statewide -- MRL Leadership Meeting. All are welcome. Immaculate Conception Parish, Pleus Hall, 1206 E. McCarty, Jefferson City, 10:00 a.m. Lunch provided with free-will offering. In addition to updates on state and federal legislative actions, we will have a panel discussion on end-of-life issues. RSVP to email@example.com
or call 573-635-5110.
June 25, 26, 27 -- Shelbina -- Shelby Co Right to Life annual Garage Sale. Starts June 25, 4-8 PM, 1$ donation for early shopping. June 26, 8AM-8PM. June 27, 8AM-12PM. Father Buhman Center, St. Mary's Church. Any one wanting to donate items should bring them to the Fr. Buhman Center starting June 22-24.
July 9,10,11 - Statewide -- National Right to Life Convention, New Orleans. Three days of dynamic speakers, educational workshops, and a chance to meet with national, state, and local leaders of the pro-life movement. Information and registration at http://nrlconvention.com/register/