Albany Pregnancy Problem House

Pregnancy Problem House is being launched in Albany and is looking for funds. On June 16 an information session on the House was attended by about 70 people at the Albany Free Reformed Church. For more details email pphalbany@gmail.com or call 0427 414 157.

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OM Australia Director

Operation Mobilisation Australia is seeking a national director. Applications close July 31. For details chairman.au@om.org

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Euthanasia Vancouver Conference

The HOPE website reports on the recent Vancouver Conference: http://www.noeuthanasia.org.au/?p=522

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Homosexual Lobby

Marriage Equality Action Workshop held an all day workshop in Perth on June 25, 2011 at the Northbridge Piazza Function Centre. An Action Workshop is made up of two three-hour intensive sessions led by Marriage Equity said that Australia’s foremost “challenging-homophobia educator”, Daniel Witthaus was going to lead to workshop to help them hone their activist skills.

 

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Marriage Changes

THE Labor Party’s Left faction at a recent meeting in Canberra has resolved to push for same-sex marriage at the ALP national conference scheduled for December. The strategy of the Left will be to change party policy on same-sex marriage from one of opposition to that of a conscience vote. Source: http://ausprayernet.org.au/

Channel 10’s 7PM Project website reports the following: Get Up! successfully bid at auction $31K for a dinner with PM Gillard. Three homosexual couples will have dinner with the PM to push for homosexual marriage.

Meanwhile Saltshakers asks people to Vote NO to a Channel Ten web vote. GetUp and Australian Marriage Equality also forked out $12,100 for lunch with the three independent MPs, Rob Oakeshott, Bob Katter and Tony Windsor, which it will also use to campaign on the same-sex marriage issue. To vote: http://7pmproject.com.au/home.htm#pd_a_5147131

 

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Indonesia Freedom

Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) warns of increasing violations of religious freedom in the majority-Muslim country of Indonesia. Story: http://www.christiantoday.com/article/calls.for.indonesia.to.protect.religious.freedom/28123.htm

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WHO Abortion Drug

C-Fam reports that the World Health Organization has approved the abortion drug misoprostol. This drug is used to self-perform abortions at home. It says that this is particularly dangerous in poor countries. For more: http://www.c-fam.org/publications/id.1871/pub_detail.asp

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Polish Abortions

“Polish sovereignty to limit abortion is under strong political pressure from supranational bodies,” Grégor Puppinck of the European Center for Law and Justice said to C-Fam. For story: http://www.c-fam.org/publications/id.1870/pub_detail.asp

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US Churches turn to Quran

On Sunday June 26 churches across the United States are to host readings from the Quran to demonstrate their respect for Muslims. Story: http://www.barnabasfund.org/Fifty-churches-to-host-Quran-readings-across-America.html

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Adult Stem Cells

The Vatican is creating a hotspot for scientists, benefactors, academics (and) Church leaders with the formation of a public company to pioneer new medical research using adult stem cells. For story: http://www.cathnews.com/article.aspx?aeid=26861

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