Two amazing and heroic Catholic women in the fight for life are coming to the Austin area to speak about the current events happening in the pro-life movement.
Join the community at a Prayer Breakfast for Life hosted by Heroic Media. Fr. Dean Wilhelm at St. Williams Catholic Church will open the event in prayer for life in Central Texas. Astrid Bennett and Janet Morana, hosts of The Catholic View for Women on EWTN will comment on national issues surrounding life.
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 7:30-9:00 a.m.
at the Marriott La Frontera in Round Rock
Astrid Bennett Gutierrez, MEV, is the Executive Director of Los Angeles Pregnancy Services (LAPS.) She is a member of the Missionaries of the Gospel of Life (MEV), the lay association of Priests for Life. She is also a spokesperson and Vice President for Hispanics for Life and Human Rights. Astrid is a member of the Commission for Catholic Life Issues of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Read Full Bio »
Janet A. Morana serves as the Executive Director of Priests for Life and the Co-Founder of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, the world’s largest mobilization of women and men who have lost children to abortion.
Mrs. Morana was born in Brooklyn, NY. She holds a degree in foreign languages and a Masters degree in Education, as well as a Professional Diploma in Reading from St. John’s University, graduating with several awards for academic excellence. For eleven years, Mrs. Morana served as a full-time public school teacher in Staten Island, New York. During that time, she spearheaded numerous literacy, science, cultural and educational programs and won many awards and financial grants for her school district. Read Full Bio »
This event will prayerfully encourage greater unity to help more women find the services needed during an unplanned pregnancy and save more innocent lives of the unborn. Heroic Media is a non-profit organization, based in Austin, that runs nationwide Internet ads, TV Commercials, and Mass Transit advertising to direct women to the resources they need.