Thursday, October 25, 2007

2007 National Pro-Life Conference

From Sea Unto Sea - For Life!
My reports from the 2007 National Pro-Life Conference.

Day 1: Barely Started | Past The Opening Session

Day 2: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

Day 3: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Banquet & Closing

Conference schedule:
Thursday, Oct.25
  • 9:30 - Departure for Seaside Cruise
  • 13:30 - Annual General Meeting, Campaign Life Coalition
    (Conference registrants welcome)
  • 15:00 - Annual General Meeting, LifeCanada
    (Conference registrants welcome)
  • 17:15 - Mass for Life at the Assumption Cathedral. Celebrant, homilist: Rev. Jos. Hattie, OMI
  • 19:30 - Opening session:
    • Jim Hughes - Campaign Life Coalition.
      The Pro-Life cause in Canada:
      Where are we today? - political aspect.
    • Joanne Bayfield - Life Canada
      The Pro-Life cause in Canada:
      Where are we today? - educational aspect.
    • Mary Ann Kuharski - Keynote address:
      "From sea unto sea - for Life!"
Friday, Oct.26
  • 7:15 - Mass for Life, Assumption Cathedral
  • 9:00 - Natalie Hudson: Reaching Youths in the 21st Century.
  • 11:00 - Stephanie Gray: How to make abortion unthinkable.
  • 13:30 - John-Henry Westen: Media Wars in the Battle for Life.
  • 15:00 - Mary Ann Kuharski: Raising pro-life kids in an anti-life culture.
  • 16:15 - Departure for Prayer Vigil at Dr. Georges Dumont Hospital.
  • 19:30 - Denise Mountenay: Post-abortive voices: a New Strategy to Stop Abortion.
    Lorraine Hartsook Local Entertainment: Bring That Child To Me - a Personal Story through the Power of Song.
Saturday, Oct.27
  • 7:15 - Mass for Life, Assumption Cathedral
  • 8:30 - Prayer Gathering (Christian, non-denominational)
  • 9:00 - Dr. Clem Persaud: Abortion - Brest Cancer Link: are Stem cells involved?
  • 10:30 - Rev. John Ensor: Answering the Call - Cross-Bearing for the Child Bearing.
  • 13:00 - Alex Schadenburg: Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide - Cultural Challenges and New Directions.
  • 14:30 - Samantha Singson: The Global Struggle for - and against - Life and Family
  • 18:30 - Banquet:
    • Lorraine Hartsook - entertainment
    • Donat Lacroix - entertainment
    • Dennis Savoie - Blessed are the peacemakers: Building Peace through the Culture of Life.

2 comments:

Rosalie said...

Bravo Leonid.....

Great job of refreshing our memories with coverage of this great conference.

Moe said...

Great job! I can see by your dedication that Moncton Right to Life has gain a great supporter. Keep up the good work.
Moe