Respect Life

October 3, 2016
Responsible, faithful citizenship urged
Responsible, faithful citizenship urged

If you consistently vote along party lines or based on just a couple of concerns, chances are your preparation for Election Day Nov. 8 will be quite brief.

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October 3, 2016
Guild offers support for Catholic health-care professionals
Guild offers support for Catholic health-care professionals

When practicing medicine in a culture that doesn't usually support Catholic principles, many doctors who want to provide excellent care in accordance with church teachings can feel isolated and alone, according to Dr. Richard Seeger, an ophthalmologist in Rochester.

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October 3, 2016
Ministry spreads message of hope, healing
Ministry spreads message of hope, healing

"We do have a merciful God. We do have a God who forgives." That's the message of hope and reconciliation that Deacon Dave Snyder is trying to spread during the current Year of Mercy, which Pope Francis opened in December 2015 and which will end in November. 

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September 30, 2016
Deacon will teach teens to live virtuously
Deacon will teach teens to live virtuously

Amid an increasingly self-involved culture, today's young people face a barrage of obstacles when it comes to living out the Catholic faith, according to a Catholic speaker promoted as the "Dynamic Deacon."

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October 3, 2016
Mercy moves us to have respect for life
Mercy moves us to have respect for life

"When we let our hearts be moved by God's mercy, it shapes everything," said Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York in his statement launching the yearlong "Respect Life Program: Moved by Mercy." Cardinal Dolan is the chair of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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July 14, 2016
Previous Stories
Previous Stories

Each year October is designated as Respect Life Month by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. These are our stories from 2007-2014.

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