Tag: abortion

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…

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…

Pregnant woman with 4D ultrasound

Education gives people reasons to stand for life

One of the goals of the March for Life is to educate people about the humanity of the pre-born child, the harmful effects abortion can have on women and the generous services available in the community to support women and families through situations that may lead them to believe there is no other option than abortion. Education is one of…

Ultrasound of preborn baby

40 Years. 500,000 Lives.

Abortion. Since 1974, when the first abortion facility opened in Auckland, more than 500,000 pre-born children have been aborted because their mothers felt they had no other choice.