Abortion Legislation Bill: how to make a submission

The Labour government's abortion bill is now before the Abortion Legislation Select Committee. Members of the public have less than six weeks to share their views through the submission process. Submissions must be received by the newly formed Abortion Legislation…

Majority of MPs choose ideology over regard for human life in abortion vote

Family Life International is appalled at the blatant disregard for human life shown by the majority of New Zealand’s politicians at the first reading of the abortion legislation bill. “This Bill denies the humanity of the pre-born child and takes…

Government removes protection for pre-born children in new abortion legislation

Andrew Little, Minister of Justice, announced the abortion legislation bill which will remove the rights of pre-born children and limit the freedoms of those who defend their right to life. In a press conference this morning, Little declared that the…

Abortion Law Reform: standing at the crossroad of life and death

For the second time in a month New Zealand stands at the crossroad of life and death as the Government legislative committee approves a draft abortion bill.  Just weeks ago, the House voted for a second time in favour of…

Candlelight Vigil for unborn a moving experience

More than 200 people attended the Candlelight Vigil for the Unborn held outside the Auckland Medical Aid Centre on Palm Sunday evening. Another 30 people gathered outside Wellington Regional Hospital. The Candlelight vigil is an annual event hosted by Family…

Praying to end abortion a powerful witness and necessary to hold back other evils

“Rescue those who are being taken away to death; hold back those who are stumbling to the slaughter.  If you say, ‘Behold, we did not know this,’ does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?  Does not he who…