Save the Date: Come march for life in Wellington 7 December!

Organisers of New Zealand’s National March for Life are urging all people of good will throughout the country to save the date for the 2019 gathering in Wellington. With more than 500,000 unborn lives lost to abortion and countless women and families wounded physically, emotionally and spiritually – theirs is a voice unheard.  The March is your opportunity to be…

Teenage girls lead the March for Life

March for Life – “We Love Them Both”

Hundreds of families will be joining together to march to Parliament Grounds from the Civic Centre on Saturday 8th December at 2pm for the March For Life 2018. Since 1974, when the first abortion facility opened in Auckland, more than 500,000 unborn New Zealanders have been aborted; countless women have been wounded physically, emotionally and spiritually; and families have been…

US March for Life crowd 2018

President Trump: March for Life a movement born out of love

Every year, for 45 years, near the anniversary of Roe v Wade, crowds of people make a pilgrimage to the United States Capital, Washington DC, to March for Life.  This year was no exception, with what some are calling a record-breaking turn out of hundreds of thousands. The organisers describe the March as the “largest annual human rights demonstration in…

Michelle Kaufman

Ending abortion means we must walk the talk: Michelle Kaufman

Standing in for her mother, Dame Colleen Bayer, DSG, Michelle Kaufman, the Director of Family Life International NZ thanked the crowd for their efforts to protect the great gift of life from conception. She recalled that the last March in defense of human life in the streets of Wellington occurred in 1974.  The witness of pro-life heroes such as Professor…

Kate Cormack

Kate Cormack: A better future where abortion is unthinkable

Discovering seven years ago that 12 pre-born children were being aborted each Thursday at her local hospital, led Kate Cormack to a crossroad. Unable to eat or sleep, her mother asked her what she would do if the children being killed were newborns. Kate’s answer:  “I would be out there doing everything I can to make it stop.” Despite battling…

Remembering half a million lives lost to abortion: Gordon Copeland

Speaking on Parliament Grounds on Saturday 9th December, Gordon Copeland, former MP, told the large crowd that the March for Life was a “commemoration of the 500,000 ended by abortion.” He also acknowledged that there are people missing, “thousands who could have been born, but who never will be” because their parents were aborted. “Who keeps their memory alive?” He…

David Light

Life the only fight that really counts

“The only fight that really counts is the fight of love and for life”, David Light told the crowd gathered at Parliament for the first National March for Life on Saturday. David, an accomplished boxer and Commonwealth Games silver medalist spoke of his father’s sacrifices to raise his children after his wife died shortly after giving birth to triplets, their…

Teenage girls lead the March for Life

Six hundred March for Life in New Zealand’s Capital

Six hundred people from all over New Zealand joyfully walked the streets of Wellington on Saturday, marching in defence of human life from conception. The National March for Life, the first in the nation’s Capital since 1974, was organised to mark the 40th anniversary of the Contraception, Sterilisation and Abortion Act (1977), and remember the more than half a million…

Love them both

March for Life highlights support for pregnant women

New Zealanders from all over the country will March for Life in Wellington this Saturday to mark the passing of the Contraception, Sterilisation and Abortion Act 40 years ago.  In addition, organisers wish to express to politicians and the nation that significant support is available within the community for women who face an unexpected pregnancy. The March for Life begins…