August 25, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) — VOICELESS, a pro-life movie coming to theaters (Only in the USA at the current time), October 7, tells the story of a young war veteran’s battle against an abortion facility across the street from the church where he is hired to serve as community outreach director.
VOICELESS captures well the struggles with which many pro-life activists will be familiar: heartbreak at the hell abortion brings into people’s lives, opposition from the least likely places, hostile police.
The film’s main character, Jesse Dean, accidentally becomes a pro-life activist when he realizes God is compelling him to save babies and their mothers from abortions at A Woman’s Choice of Frankford, the abortion facility across the street from the church whose declining membership he is tasked with reviving.
Pro-life activism is about helping people — real, unique people with difficult problems and circumstances — and VOICELESS makes this apparent. It shows that personal experiences often shape a person’s worldview far more than abstract ideas. And it shows that pro-life activism isn’t really about lofty academic ideas or politics — it’s about refusing to be silent in the face of evil and helping women at an hour when they often feel most alone. [Read more…]