Among Women 209: Women Leaving the Abortion Industry

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May 10, 2016

This week’s episode:

“Blessed are They”: St Gianna Beretta Molla

“Among Women” Guest: Abby Johnson

This episode is poignant and powerful. My guest, Abby Johnson, works in a ministry “And Then There Were None”, dedicated to help women come out of the abortion industry. Her new book is riveting: The Walls are Talking: Former Abortion Clinic Workers Tell Their Stories. Together we talk about how our committed friendship and love can help more women say no to abortion and re-start lives outside of the industry.

In our “Blessed are They” segment, I read an excerpt from Melanie Rigney’s Blessed Are You that profiles the life of St Gianna Beretta Molla. Plus I share about Holy Doors and the Year of Mercy.

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Links for this episode:

Holy Doors Plenary Indulgence

Theology of the Holy Door

Year of Mercy resources

Melanie Rigney’s book: Blessed Are You

Abby Johnson’s book: The Walls are Talking: Former Abortion Clinic Workers Tell Their Stories

Abby Johnson’s ministry: And Then There Were None, aka AbortionWorker.com. Watch a video about this mission.

Other shows of related interest:

AW 75: Healing from the Hurt of Abortion with Dr Theresa Burke

AW 140: Saintly Perspectives on Healing Sexual Wounds with Dawn Eden

AW 191: Jenny’s IVF Story

AW 11: The life of St Gianna Molla

AW 161: Also on St Gianna, Catholic Pediatricians Make a Difference

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 Banner photo courtesy of Abby Johnson.