Living Radical Solidarity

By Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge Chairman, USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities Editor’s note. October is Respect Life where the Catholic Church “considers more deeply why every human life is valuable and reflect on how to build a culture that protects life from conception to natural death.” Since 1973, the year the Supreme Court legalized abortion nationwide in Roe v. …

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Radical Solidarity

Editor’s note. October is Respect Life Month in the Catholic church.  The following “short reflection highlights how we, as Catholics, are called to put our love for others into action, embracing radical solidarity with mothers and their children.” Radical Solidarity In the Gospel of John, shortly before he is to suffer his Passion, Jesus proclaims to …

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Celebrate Respect Life Month with National Right to Life

October 1 marked the start of Respect Life Month; a time in which we remember the lives we’ve lost to abortion, infanticide, assisted suicide and euthanasia; a time in which we re-dedicate ourselves to restoring a Culture of Life in America; a time in which we recognize the intrinsic value and dignity of every human …

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October is Catholic Church’s Respect Life Month

Respect Life theme is “Every Life: Cherished, Chosen, Sent” By Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, Chairman, USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from Cardinal Dolan’s inspiring remarks about 2018 Respect Life Month. My dear friends in Christ: The month of October is annually observed by the Catholic Church in the United …

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Catholic Church’s Respect Life Sunday is October 7

Respect Life theme is “Every Life: Cherished, Chosen, Sent” By Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, Chairman, USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from Cardinal Dolan’s inspiring remarks about 2018 Respect Life Month. My dear friends in Christ: The month of October is annually observed by the Catholic Church in the United …

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Cardinal Dolan: The two essential values undergirding civilization: “the dignity of the human person, and the sacredness of human life”

By Dave Andrusko Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan is Archbishop of New York and served as President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops from 2010 to 2013. He is a thoughtful and influential pro-life champion. His column in the current edition of Catholic New York qualifies, if ever a column did, as must reading. …

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Catholic Church Initiates ‘Respect Life Month’

  By Katie Yoder This message might not fit the media’s agenda, but it does come from the media-loved Pope Francis: “Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation.” Sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), “Respect Life Month” began Oct. 5 with the Pope Francis-inspired theme, “Each of Us is …

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