BELMONT, N.C. (EWTN News) — Belmont Abbey College held a ground-breaking ceremony on June 20 to begin the building of a pregnancy center that will meet the needs of college-age women.
“Statistics showed that the most abortion-vulnerable population was the college-age population,” said Jeannie Wray, executive director of Room at the Inn, a Catholic nonprofit organization that will run the center. “I am looking at this as the next step in building a culture of life.”
At the ceremony, Belmont Abbey College’s president, William Thierfelder, said he hopes the center will raise the consciousness of the students at Belmont, helping them better understand what it takes to value every human life. ...READ MORE