The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Quote: Sister Helen Prejean

“To be pro-life, you have to be pro-life across the board. And we have a president who says I want every student to graduate from high school, who says I want health care for every American, who says we’re going to tackle poverty — all of those are pro-life.”

Sister Helen Prejean, whose campaign against the death penalty was popularized in the film “Dead Man Walking,” speaking at the Associated Church Press convention in Indianapolis about the furor from anti-abortion activists over President Barack Obama’s commencement speech at the University of Notre Dame (Ind.).


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