She Rejected Abortion After Getting Raped and Pregnant: “None of This Was My Baby’s Fault”

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She Rejected Abortion After Getting Raped and Pregnant: “None of This Was My Baby’s Fault”

Society’s advice when Kristi Kollar became pregnant from rape at age 17 was to encourage her to have an abortion. Getting ready to finish high school and pursue her dream as a New York stage actress, Kollar could have fallen sway to this so-called solution to her problems. Instead, the young woman chose life for her baby.

Former abortionist, rape victim to celebrate life in NYC Gift of Life Walk

Manhattan’s Broadway will be the site of a celebration of life this March 25, with the fourth annual International Gift of Life Walk set for that Wednesday. Participants will gather in Foley Square at 9 a.m. to hear from pro-life advocates, before parading down Broadway through New York City’s “Canyon of Heroes.”

One Mother’s Pro-Life Journey – The Tablet

Kristi Kollar has put her pro-life views into practice. The 19-year-old who now lives in Astoria said she was raped two years ago, and despite being shunned by her church at the time, she kept her baby. Her daughter, Adeline, is now about 14 months old.