Tag: Respect Life

Pope’s pro-life challenge: Respect all life, oppose death penalty

Pope’s pro-life challenge: Respect all life, oppose death penalty

| Cindy Wooden | October 19, 2017 | 22 Comments

Pope Francis’ recent statement that the death penalty is incompatible with the Gospel focused less on a government’s role in protecting its people and more on the need to defend the sacredness and dignity of every human life.

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Human Life

Human Life

| September 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

Though Minnesota has historically been a leader in enacting pro-life legislation, those efforts have stalled in recent years. Bills that would have banned most abortions after 20 weeks; ended taxpayer funding of abortion; licensed and regulated abortion clinics; and prohibited coverage of abortion in the Minnesota health insurance exchange (MNSure) have either died in our state Senate or been vetoed by the governor.

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Little Sisters receive support ahead of court hearing

Little Sisters receive support ahead of court hearing

| March 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Local supporters of Women Speak for Themselves, a national religious liberty organization led by Helen Alvaré, is participating in a national service day at the Little Sisters of the Poor’s Holy Family Residence in St. Paul March 23.

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Students For Life pres shares three ways to bolster movement

Students For Life pres shares three ways to bolster movement

| October 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kristan Hawkins addresses attendees at annual St. John Paul II Champions for Life Awards banquet

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With pro-life passion, UST alums join NY religious order

With pro-life passion, UST alums join NY religious order

| Bridget Ryder | October 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Four Minnesotans are among the young women preparing to dedicate themselves to the pro-life cause as Sisters of Life, a religious community based in New York City focused on helping women in crisis pregnancies and promoting a culture of life.

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Pro-lifers to rally for investigation of Planned Parenthood

Pro-lifers to rally for investigation of Planned Parenthood

| July 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The rally will take place at 12 p.m. July 28 at 671 Vandalia St., St. Paul.

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At national March, youth go deeper into ‘pro-life’ meaning

At national March, youth go deeper into ‘pro-life’ meaning

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

About 180 young people from Minnesota joined a crowd several hundred strong for the 41st annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., Jan. 22.

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Thousands speak for unborn on Roe anniversary

Thousands speak for unborn on Roe anniversary

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Madonna Arel got a seat early Jan. 22 for the annual Prayer Service for Life at the Cathedral of St. Paul. She was there, the parishioner of St. John the Baptist in New Brighton said, “because I believe life needs to be brought forward. There’s no respect for life any more.”

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News notes – January 15, 2015

News notes – January 15, 2015

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pray with U.S. bishops to end abortion Jan. 17-25
Event promotes healing from sexual abuse of children

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Despair errs because of one thought: Life is worth living

Despair errs because of one thought: Life is worth living

| Father Michael Schmitz | November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. Is assisted suicide OK? Why should people needlessly suffer?

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Seven confirmed at Mass for Persons with Disabilities

Seven confirmed at Mass for Persons with Disabilities

| Dianne Towalski | September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bishop Lee Piché confirmed seven young people Sept. 14 during the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ annual Mass for Persons with Disabilities at the St. Paul Seminary.

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Infertility event will combine education, support, faith

Infertility event will combine education, support, faith

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Panel members include couples who have experienced infertility, doctor, adoption expert and priest

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