We use cookies to provide some features and experiences in QOSHE

More information  .  Close
Aa Aa Aa
- A +

NYC, are you pro-choice or pro-abortion?

1 15 0

Thanks....On Saturday, a group of 60 or so people of all ages stood across the street from Planned Parenthood on Bleecker and Mott St. in Soho to pray. We do this every first Saturday of the month. If you pass by, you’ll hear all 15 decades of the Rosary — mysteries of sorrow, joy, glory and light. Sometimes there are signs: “Pray to End Abortion” and “We Will Help You.” On July 3, there was exactly one sign: “I had an abortion. Life does not go back to normal. Save your baby and yourself!” Theresa Bonapartis, who has dedicated decades of her life to helping women find healing and mercy after abortion, included her cell number for anyone who wanted to talk. She’s seen and lived real suffering. Hers is not a political point, it’s a human one.

If I had a dollar for every expletive or other comment expressing repulsion that comes our way as we pray, I might have had enough money to open a few maternity homes — supportive housing for pregnant women who might otherwise resort to abortion — by now. There are maternity homes, by the way, in our area: Good Counsel Homes........

© NY Daily News

Get it on Google Play