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

Merry Christmas from the Respect Life Office

May your days be filled with peace, hope, and joy this holiday season. As always, thank you for your support of Life.
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Nativity Scene - Respect Life

Life Issues Forum: Good News of Great Joy

It is amazing to contemplate that the eternal Son of God became man and experienced every stage and aspect of the human condition, except sin.
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Life Issues Forum: When Roe is No More / Cuando Roe deje de existir

So, what would the legal landscape look like when Roe is no more? Entonces, ¿cómo se vería el panorama legal cuando Roe deje de existir?
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Celebrating Advent

The Advent season is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end of time and also to the anniversary of the Lord’s birth on Christmas.
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Part IV: “I was in prison and you came to visit me” (Matthew 25:41)

One of the fundamental principles of human dignity is the right to life. Each life is a gift from God, filled with endless potential and a worth distinguished from all other forms of creation.
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LIFE ISSUES FORUM: Reflections from the Sidewalk

From the child in the womb to her strong and courageous mother, every life matters.
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Maternity Act of Kindness Program 2018 – Let Us Help Women in Maternity Homes

Please lend your support to the Respect Life Office’s annual Advent program that helps support young mothers in maternity homes on Long Island who have chosen life.
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Part III: Mental Health – “I was sick and you looked after me” (Matthew 25:35-36)

Whoever suffers from mental illness always bears God’s image and likeness in himself, as does every human being...
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Messengers of God’s Love – USCCB Life Issues Forum

These efforts to listen and be attentive to others who are hurting have reminded me how each one of us can express respect for those we encounter in our daily routines.
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Part II: Immigration “I was a stranger and you invited me in” (Matthew 25:35)

In an era of humanitarian and environmental crisis, we are now called to better understand our role as a part of a body of global citizens.
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