Skip to comments.Pro-abortion protesters storm church chanting, ‘If Mary had aborted, we wouldn’t have this nonsense’
Posted on 10/12/2012 4:33:42 PM PDT by Morgana
GRANBY, Quebec, October 12, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) A Quebec pro-life conference was interrupted last weekend when about a dozen pro-abortion protesters stormed the evangelical church in which it was held and began chanting blasphemous slogans in front of the barricaded doors of the conference hall. Police had to bring in reinforcements to remove the protesters.
The church door was locked to keep the protesters out, but as one of the conference participant left the building during the morning session, the protesters took advantage of the open door and snuck in, said Georges Buscemi, president of Quebec Life Coalition, to LifeSiteNews.com.
The pro-abortion protesters stormed the stairwell leading to the conference hall, but were stopped short by the conference doors that had just been barricaded.
One of our people physically blocked the doors to prevent the protesters from entering, said Buscemi.
The pro-abortion groups provided free transportation to what they told participants would be an action pacifique théâtrale (peaceful action drama).
Buscemi said that about 20 young people from the ages of 16 to 25 showed up outside the conference building around 8 a.m. with banners that supported reproductive choice.
Upon reached the barricaded doors of the conference hall, the protesters clapped and stamped, shouting slogans for 10 minutes before police reinforcements arrived and were able to intervene.
Behind the barricaded doors, conference attendees heard the protesters chanting the equivalent in French of Its my body, my choice.
They also heard chanted a French pro-abortion sing-song against the Virgin Mary: Ah si Marie avait connu lavortement, on naurait pas tous ces emmerdement.s (Oh, If Mary had known about abortion, we wouldnt have to deal with all this nonsense.)
Pastor Stéphane Gagné, who was in the midst of his presentation when the protester stormed the building, expressed outraged over the commotion and shouting.
So much for their peaceful demonstration and to Hell with [their notion of] respect I myself was delivering my lecture when the commotion and shouting prevented me from continuing, he wrote on a blog.
Once police reinforcements arrived, the protesters were expelled from the church building.
Although the official report says that the protesters did not resist, the fact is they refused to obey the officers who at first asked them to leave the building, wrote Gagné.
An unmarked police car was seen by Buscemi to have trailed the protesters bus as it left the area.
The annual Quebec Life Coalition conference has the goal of forming citizens to act consistently with the values upon which Quebec was founded. MP Stephen Woodworth delivered the keynote on his efforts to introduce into Parliament a motion that would have set up a committee to examine the humanity of the unborn child. M-312 failed to pass with only 91 MPs voting for it.
Buscemi said that he became concerned a few days prior to the conference after he saw an Action Alert posted online by Le Comité femme du Cégep de Sherbrook (Womens Committee of Sherbrooke College) and de la faculté des lettres et sciences humaines de luniversité de Sherbrooke (Faculty of Humanities at the University of Sherbrooke) that encouraged people to come out and protest what the groups saw as an anti-choice and homophobic conference.
Buscemi said that he was not surprised by the protesters. Can you really expect people who advocate for the death of babies in the womb to be polite and respectful of property?
Its only going to get worse in the future, he said.
The Left is keepin’ it classy as usual, I see.
“If Mary had aborted, we wouldnt have this nonsense”
And if “Stanley Ann” had aborted, we wouldn’t have your POS commie boy in the White House today.
Even the Cansdians have this insanity about pro-lifers.
I will not find it shocking of these bozos end up getting struck by lightning! (no pun intended)
I guess the left doesn’t require themselves to hold to the demands of civility they screech for from conservatives and religious folks.
“Canadians” that is. spelchek broke agin.
They defeat themselves: This acknowledges the existence of Jesus. ;)
Were their mothers all named Mary?
Those ‘trash cans’ are the Knights. :)
If Mary had aborted, you would have Sharia Law and burkas.
We should pray for them.............I pray they all go to hell.
I wonder if zero ever reflects that had Stanley Ann been a little younger, and had he been conceived post-Roe, his chances of survival would have been right near zero. A bedhopping radical left college babe was not then, nor is now, the type to carry an unplanned child to term. Barack was very likely the kind of "mistake" against which he wants to protect his daughters.
I'm not trying to be snarky. I've always felt sorry for Obama with regard to his parents: abandoned by his father almost from birth, and thrown away as an impediment by his mother ten years later. I think he comes by his hollow spot the hard way.
I agree with you. Zero turned out a lemon for some pretty serious reasons.
I’ve always thought “Dreams From My Father” should have been titled “How Much I Hate My Father.”
Its only going to get worse in the future, he said.
Count on it. It will happen here, as well. Disgusting pigs.
Oh, If Mary had known about abortion, we wouldnt have to deal with all this nonsense.
Satan’s final wish. How far we have fallen.
.....we would all be happily sacrificing our children to Moloch.
See my tagline.
Yes, he was born and raised in miserable circumstances, but he's had plenty of time since then to grow up.
So much hate .......
Nothing you can do about these people, I hope they can find inner peace later in life.
I’ve got a feeling that hell is going to be a pretty busy place for a while.
And... if the mothers of the kook feminists were pro abortion then they would be worrying about it.
I am going to vomit.
I am sick to death of the left............
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I actually have more respect for these protesters than the “Hey we have nothing against you, we just don’t want you to force your morals on us” crowd. At least these guys are up front with their hate.
They sound seriously possessed. Indescribably evil people.
Your prayers, while well-intentioned, are unnecessary. Theyrve all obviously chosen already to go to Hell. (What low-life scum!)
This has literally brought tears to my eyes. This world has absolutely turned upside down...evil is good, good is evil. I am sick to my stomach after reading this. God help us, please!!
The Left: violating people’s rights. If/When they get the power and authority to kill their political enemies, they will mass murder Christians and Jews. They are animals.
There aren't many times the ending of Psalm 139 is applicable to specific situations, but I believe it is in this case:
19 If only you, God, would slay the wicked!
Away from me, you who are bloodthirsty!
20 They speak of you with evil intent;
your adversaries misuse your name.
21 Do I not hate those who hate you, Lord,
and abhor those who are in rebellion against you?
22 I have nothing but hatred for them;
I count them my enemies.
23 Search me, God, and know my heart;
test me and know my anxious thoughts.
24 See if there is any offensive way in me,
and lead me in the way everlasting.
LOL. What a great picture! Liberal hypocrisy blatantly demonstrated — a “hate-free zone”?
But not Islamists... they’re ‘freedom fighters’. /s
Lord, what have we done to our children?
Not often do you see someone so clearly embrace evil (satan) over good (Jesus). The people there that day witnessed it. Christianity and it’s teachings that all persons are made in the image of God and entitled with a right to life is their biggest obstacle. They know it, and it infuriates them. The radical pro-abortion crew supports abortion until right before birth, when the baby slides out of the birth canal and magically transforms into a person.
We should indeed pray for them. Pray that the bondage and power that satan has over their lives will be revealed to them by God and they will confess and repent of their sins and accept salvation through Jesus Christ.
These people have no idea the powerful evil forces they are dancing with. Nor do they conceive that they are no match for those forces and that satan desires their own destruction. I shudder for these people.
Yes, but ....
For emotionally crippled people, recovery isn't simply a matter of "grow up and snap out of it." Some people are scarred for life. Many act out or compensate in a wide variety of ways. There is a huge gray area here, but politicians as a class are somewhat suspect, and the more driven they are, the more one suspects that there is something wrong at the core.
Radical movements in particular are heavily overpopulated with behavioral and emotional basket cases. That is not to say that everyone who marches under a radical banner is dysfunctional -- that is certainly not the case, but it is equally clear that dysfunctional types are disproportionately attracted to political radicalism ... some combination of therapy and "the god that failed." Obama does not seem to be an especially extreme case, but the coldness, the arrogance, the narcissism, the (usually) masked anger, the obvious contempt for adversaries, the contempt for the truth ... these are all classic markers.
Psychohistory is a tricky subject and it is best to resort to such methods as a last resort. But from time to time, we are confronted with folks whose behavior is outside normal ranges. Obama strikes me as borderline, but the artificiality of his public persona and the fierceness with which his past is guarded raise big red flags that something is amiss. But you already knew that.
One of my disappointments with Obama is that he hasn't used his bully pulpit to preach on the importance of fathers. He may have touched on it from time to time, but he is uniquely placed to carry the message where it is needed most. No government program in the world would do as much for the underclass as a reduction in illegitimacy rates. I wonder if Barack understands this. He should, but he chooses transference and projection instead.
I have compassion only for those that act in (take out their frustration on themselves), not out. If you feel you must be destructive, don't take it out on a bunch of innocent people.
It sounds like something out of the French Revolution. If Christianity had never happened, they would most likely be peasants under the heel of some warlord.
Little Baraq had more advantages than untold millions of other "abandoned" children, most of whom didn't grow up to be narcissistic wannabe-Napoleans.
If I'm ever raped or murdered, pray God you and those who think like you aren't on the jury of my attacker, making excuses as to why it wasn't really his fault, it was "society."
For many hell will be/is a place of total isolation coupled with eternal torment. They are like their father the devil.
I pity them, their lives are bleak and their eternal lives most desperate.
I didn’t say I would make excuses. I’m for hanging murderers and rapists. All I’m suggesting here is that the pathologies often run deep, and “grow out of it” isn’t an adequate response.
Seriously, you should be ashamed. It is a sin to pray for anyone to go to hell.
He clearly and passionately sees abortion as something he is morally obliged to champion. The abortionists are the one constituency he has never betrayed.
It is, in some ways an intimately personal malformation, in some ways a cosmic tragedy.
The vengeful wrath against enemies in the Psalms must be read in the light of the prophet Ezechiel who said,
Ezekiel 18:23 Do I take any pleasure in the death of the wicked? declares the Sovereign LORD. Rather, am I not pleased when they turn from their ways and live?
Ezekiel 18:32 For I take no pleasure in the death of anyone, declares the Sovereign LORD. Repent and live!
and (remembering that Jesus Christ is THE Divine Revelation) understand everything in the light of Christ who said
Matthew 5:44 You have heard it said, "Love your friends and hate your enemies," but I say to you, Love your enemies, pray for those who persecute you.
Show respect also for the Lord's Apostle Paul, who explained the Lord's intention:
1 Tim 2:4 He wills that all men be saved, and come unto the knowledge of the truth.