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We Stand with You: An Open-Letter to Ireland’s Pregnancy Centers

by | Jun 4, 2018

By Katie Franklin

Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post at Pregnancy Help News and is reposted with permission.

On May 25, Ireland’s longstanding policy to protect the right to life of children in the womb came to an end when Irish voters overwhelmingly chose to repeal the country’s 8th constitutional amendment, replacing it with new language that grants the government the authority to legalize abortion.

In light of this historic vote, Jor-El Godsey, president of Heartbeat International—a network of over 2,500 affiliated pregnancy help organizations worldwide—is reaching out to Ireland’s pro-life leaders to offer encouragement and support as the country prepares to face the same tragic fate America has faced since Roe v. Wade was decided 45 years ago. …

Speaking to Ireland’s pregnancy help community, Godsey offered support going forward.

“We stand with you, prayerfully and practically,” writes Godsey. “We’ve learned a lot about taking on Big Abortion in our country. Now, more than ever, it’s important for like-minded, life-minded, Christ-minded peoples to stand together.” …

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