Pro-life

The Kansas Capitol in Topeka is seen in this undated photo. The Kansas Legislature voted April 29, 2024, to override four vetoes on pro-life bills that state Catholic and pro-life advocates say will help save lives. (OSV News photo/Lori Wood Habiger, The Leaven)

Kansas Legislature successfully overrides governor’s vetoes of 4 pro-life measures

Kansas lawmakers voted to override Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's vetoes on pro-life legislation, a victory hailed by Catholic and pro-life advocates that comes just two years after voters in Kansas rejected a push to remove abortion protections from their state ...
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Planned Parenthood report: increase in abortion, decrease in health services

Planned Parenthood's latest annual report shows an increase in abortions from the previous year, while also showing a decrease in health services.
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Nick Ulrich, a member of the Knights of Columbus council of Holy Family Parish in Hicksville, N.Y., participates in a pro-life rally outside Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2021. (OSV News photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)

Poll finds majority in US ‘pro-choice,’ willing to support some abortion limits

Although most Americans describe themselves as "pro-choice," a majority also would support some legal limits on abortion.
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My Post-Abortion Journey

A terminated pregnancy at 17 haunted this writer for decades until she found forgiveness and freedom in God.
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Kateri Oesterle, a 12-year-old parishioner of the St. Agnes and St. William of York pastorate in Baltimore, holds a sign against physician-assisted suicide prior to the start of the 2023 Maryland March for Life rally in Annapolis Feb. 27, 2023. (OSV News photo/Kevin J. Parks, Catholic Review)

Pro-lifers urge state lawmakers to respect life at all stages

Chants of "United" followed by "for Life" echoed in the Minnesota Capitol Feb. 28 in St. Paul as pro-life advocates gathered by the hundreds in the rotunda and then fanned out to visit with lawmakers considering abortion measures such as ...
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Pro-lifers, Catholics react to Biden’s State of the Union address

WASHINGTON (OSV News) — In reiterating his call to codify Roe v. Wade Feb. 7, President Joe Biden drew criticism from Catholic and other pro-life groups. During his State of the Union address, Biden called on Congress to codify Roe ...
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