The mission of the Office of Human Life, Family and
Bioethics 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.
"Attacks against human life seem to grow ever more numerous and callous," said Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City, Kansas, and he urged Catholics who feel discouraged by these attacks to "hold fast to Christ, our hope." Read More →