The consistent life ethic values sacredness of human life at all stages and informs Catholic thinking on social and public policy issues. Articles in this collection include a wide variety of world, national, and local news and features that address topics related to promoting the consistent life ethic.
Articles on topics related to gun control and gun violence, the death penalty, assisted suicide and euthanasia, and supporting pregnant and parenting women can all be found here. Additional coverage on the specific issue of abortion can be found here on the Courier‘s website. The Diocese of Rochester maintains an Office of Life Issues that guides Diocesan advocacy on these issues.