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Join the Movement! March for Life 2019

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Stop Abortion Expansion!

Tell your elected officials to reject the Reproductive health Act.
The Governor and legislative leaders have promised to pass a dangerous proposal called the "Reproductive Health Act" on the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
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Join the Movement! March for Life 2019

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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..

2018-19 Respect Life Youth Contest

9 Days For Life 9 Days for Life 2019

The contest is designed to educate and provide a platform for youth to express and share their ideas and feelings on Respect Life issues.
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9 Days for Life is a "digital pilgrimage" of prayer and action focused on cherishing the gift of every person's life.
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9 Days for Life: Day Seven

May those who long to welcome a child into their family be filled with trust in God’s loving plan.
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A Statement from the Catholic Bishops of New York State

The Governor and legislative leaders have promised to pass a dangerous proposal called the "Reproductive Health Act" on the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
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A Prayer for Life

Catholics are called to respect and treasure life from conception through natural death.
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9 Days for Life Unites Over 100,000 Faithful in Prayer Ahead of Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Over one hundred thousand people nationwide have joined 9 Days for Life, the annual pro-life prayer and action campaign, beginning this year on January 14.
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Take Action: Americans Should Know When Their Health Plan Covers Abortion

The Department of Health and Human Services has proposed a new rule that would require insurance companies to send their customers a separate monthly bill for the part of their health premium that covers abortion.
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Stop The Abortion Expansion Act: Lives in the Balance

The Governor and legislative leaders have promised to pass a dangerous proposal called the "Reproductive Health Act" early in the 2019 legislative session. It would eliminate New York's current restrictions on late-term abortion, empower non-doctors
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Tax dollars should NOT be funding abortion. Tell Congress NOW.

Stop federal tax dollars from being used to provide or promote abortion.
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St. Gianna Intercessory Prayer

Prayer for the Intercession of Saint Gianna Molla Patron Saint of Mothers, Physicians, and Preborn Children
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Gianna of Long Island - Center for Women's Health & Fertility

Catholic Health Services Pregnancy Support Services

Podcast and Reflection

Providing preventive and specialized obstetrical and gynecologic care to women.
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Services and support help expectant mothers and their families.
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Listen and reflect on podcasts on Infertility and Adoption from the USCCB.
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Every Life: Cherished, Chosen, Sent: 2018-19 Respect Life Program

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January Newsletter

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Here you will find: Action Alerts on current issues and links to the Catholic Action Network and Human Life Action Network.
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Respect Life Parish Ministry Educational Overview Training

Educación Formación General Del Ministerio Parroquial De Respeto a la Vida

Opposition to Assisted Suicide Legislation

For all parish members who would like to know more about Respect Life or become involved in Respect Life Ministry.
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Para todos los miembros de parroquias que deseen saber más sobre el Respeto a la Vida o deseen ser ministros parroquiales del Respeto a la Vida.
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Catholics in the State of New York, should be very alarmed by movements promoting assisted suicide legislation.
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The Respect Life Office is now accepting online donations for the Maternity Advent Project and Pregnancy Support, Post Aborting Healing and Respect Life Care and Services.
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New Respect Life program produced each year to help Catholics understand, value, and become engaged with supporting the dignity of the human person, and therefore the gift of every person’s life.
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Crisis Pregnancy

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Child Womb - Respect Life - DRVC

Abortion/Healing after Abortion

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Reproctive Technologies - Respect Life - DRVC

Reproductive Technologies

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Marriage & Natural Family Planning - Respect Life - DRVC

Marriage & Natural Family Planning

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Conscience Protection

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Serene Attentiveness to God's Creation

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Human Dignity

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Suicide - Respect Life - DRVC

Suicide

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Chastity

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Assisted Suicide

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Euthanasia

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End of Life Issues - Respect Life - DRVC

End of Life Issues

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