"How do we persuade a woman not to have an abortion? As always, we must persuade her with love." - BLESSED TERESA OF CALCUTTA

2018-19 Respect Life Youth Contest

01 Oct 2018 - 27 Jan 2019 | 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

The mission of the Respect Life Office is to enunciate and promote the principle that human life, at all stages from conception to natural death, is a gift from God, worthy of respect and protection.

All Catholic youth in grades 7 through 12 who live in the Diocese of Rockville Centre and/or attend Catholic elementary schools, high schools or parish programs are invited to participate.

Contest Theme

EVERY LIFE

   Cherished • Chosen• Sent

The contest begins in September all entries must be accompanied by the attached registration form signed by a parent or guardian, postmarked by January 25th, and mailed to the Respect Life Office at 50 North Park Ave, Rockville Centre, NY, 11571.

Teachers and Catechists

To receive certificates of participation, a list of all students who have entered the contest must be emailed by January 25th to dtellis@drvc.org