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Does Assisted Suicide Equal Death with Dignity?

Human life is not a consumer commodity to be thrown away when it is less than optimal.
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The Problem of Human Trafficking

“Human trafficking is an open wound on the body of contemporary society, a scourge upon the body of Christ. It is a crime against humanity.” — Pope Francis, April 10, 2014 The United Nations Protocol on Human Trafficking defines human trafficking as the recruitment, transportation, tr
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Lenten Season: Make Your Hearts Firm

In his Lenten message for 2015. . . , Pope Francis asks us to “make our hearts firm” (Jas 5:8) and to be “merciful, attentive and generous.” “Lent is a time of renewal for the whole Church, for each communities and every believer. Above all it is a “time
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Gabriel’s Courage – Catholic Health Services

A program for families expecting a child with a life limiting illness. Gabriel’s Courage is a family-centered perinatal program, offering a multidisciplinary team approach and continuum of care for families who choose to continue a pregnancy after receiving a life-limiting prenatal di
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9 Days of Prayer, Pilgrimage and Penance for Life

Mark the 42nd anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade decision by joining thousands in this witness for life.
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Respect Life Contest 2015

The Diocesan Respect Life Office is excited to announce the 13th Annual Youth Respect Life Contest for grades 7-8 Level ONE, and grades 9-12 Level TWO, this years theme “Each of us is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation”.  We welcome all Catholic youngsters in the Rockvi
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