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Jim Harden, author, activist, minister

Rev. James R. Harden, M.Div

Rev. James R. Harden, M.Div. is the CEO of CompassCare Pregnancy Services and lives outside of Rochester, NY with his wife and ten children. Rev. Harden pioneered the first measurable and repeatable medical model in the pregnancy center movement, helping over 650 centers nationwide become more effective at reaching more women and saving more babies from abortion. He has written extensively on medical ethics, executive leadership, and pro-life strategy.

CompassCare’s pro-life medical office in Buffalo was firebombed on June 7, 2022, reopening a miraculous 52 days after the brutal attack. Since then, he has tirelessly spoken in the public square for women and pre-born babies. He has been a featured guest on Hannity, Huckabee, Glenn Beck, Eric Metaxas, Ministry Now with Joni Lamb, Focus Today with Perry Atkinson, Washington Watch with Tony Perkins and scores of other national radio and TV shows.

He is the author of three books from a pro-life perspective:
Ethical Theory and Pertinent Standards in Women’s Reproductive Health: The Foundational CRHSS Medical Ethics Manual”
Are You Pro-Life for the Right Reasons? Christian First Principles and the Protection of Preborn Boys and Girls”
Christmas – That We Might Have Life, Twelve Reflections on the First Christmas through a Pro-Life Lens