Washington, DC (31 – The following is a statement from Shaun
Kenney, executive director of American Life League, on the
killing of abortionist George Tiller:
"Leaders within the pro-life movement often discuss justice
in connection with our mission to end the tragedy of abortion.
Today, Dr. George Tiller's life ended in an act defying those
With genuine sorrow, we reflect on today's events in prayer.
Justice for all human beings includes the lives of those with
whom we fundamentally disagree as well as the victims of
abortion. We firmly hope the perpetrators of this act are
apprehended, that the facts be made known, and that justice
according to the law is preserved and dispensed.
Today's actions were tragic, and serve as another reminder
that all human life is sacred. Pro-lifers by our nature and
commitment to human rights reject violence as a means of
resistance. Our thoughts and prayers indeed extend to the
Tiller family and the community at Reformation Lutheran
American Life League was cofounded in 1979 by Judie Brown.
It is the largest grassroots Catholic pro-life organization
in the United States and is committed to the protection of
all innocent human beings from the moment of creation to
natural death. For more information or press inquiries,
please contact Katie Walker at 540.907.5826.
Director of Communication
American Life League
1179 Courthouse Road
Stafford, Virginia 22554