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

Respect Life Office PowerPoint Presentations

A collection of PowerPoint on Respect Life Issues and Concerns.

Respect Life Overview

PowerPoint Presentation on the Respect Life Ministry, programs and concerns

Understanding the Principles in Theology of the Body

At the outset of his pontificate, Pope John Paul II set out on a monumental task the Holy Father began to offer a fresh new vision for human sexuality rooted squarely in the ancient Scriptures and Tradition of the Church. ​Over the course of five years, September 1979-November 1984​ Pope John Paul II presented his “Theology of the Body” through short reflections each week. ​

Building a Culture of Life – Respect Life For Youth

We are happy to introduce The New Respect Life Office Youth Power Point Presentation, designed to educate youth on some of the Respect Life Issues and concerns.

Necessary Principals on Human Dignity 2017

As a gift from God, every human life is sacred from conception to natural death. The life and dignity of every person must be respected and protected at every stage and in every condition. The right to life is the first and most fundamental principle of human rights that leads Catholics to actively work for a world of greater respect for human life and greater commitment to justice and peace.

To Live Each Day with Dignity (Printable PowerPoint Slides from USCCB Webinar)

To live in a manner worthy of our human dignity, and to spend our final days on this earth in peace and comfort, surrounded by loved ones—that is the hope of each of us. In particular, Christian hope sees these final days as a time to prepare for our eternal destiny. – To Live Each Day with Dignity: U.S. Bishops’ Policy Statement on Assisted Suicide

Project Rachel – Hope and Healing After Abortion – Informational PowerPoint

Project Rachel is a network of specially trained, compassionate caregivers, who are prepared to assist those who suffer from abortion loss.

Click here for more information on Project Rachel.

Necessary Principals on Human Dignity​ When Teaching the Middle  School Student 

As a gift from God, every human life is sacred from conception to natural death. The life and dignity of every person must be respected and protected at every stage and in every condition. The right to life is the first and most fundamental principle of human rights that leads Catholics to actively work for a world of greater respect for human life and greater commitment to justice and peace.

Education on Opposition to Assisted Suicide

PowerPoint from the Education on Opposition to Assisted Suicide talk on November 14 and 15, 2016.

Respect Life Parish Ministry Educational Overview Training – Training for all parish members who would like to know more about Respect Life and become involved in Respect Life Ministry. Please note: this information is password protected.

Educación y Formación General del Ministerio Parroquial de Respeto a la Vida – Esta formación en línea ayudará a explicar el ministerio parroquial de Respeto a la vida y proporcionará recursos y orientaciones para educar y apoyar temas relacionados con el Respeto a la Vida.

Respect Life Videos 

A playlist of videos regarding respect life concerns.