Respect Life Coordinators'/Volunteers' Resource Page
Send any information you would like included in the newsletter or on the website to the Respect Life Office email
Follow on social media… @NOLArespectlife
USCCB monthly help for your ministry...
General help for Respect Life work...
Respect Life Coordinators... email the Respect Life Office to obtain your copy of the Respect Life Coordinators' Handbook
The Respect Life Office now has prayer cards with Prayer for All Life available to those who are sick & homebound in your parish. Please invite the sick & homebound of your parish to join your Respect Life group...share a prayer card, ask them to pray for the Respect Life work you will be doing. Email the Respect Life Office to obtain the prayer cards.
Respect Life Topics Speakers' Bureau...includes speakers for all Respect Life topics
Respect Life Novenas...prayers for all Respect Life topics
Month-by-Month Respect Life Topic Focus
January -- The Unborn
February -- Human Trafficking
March -- Disabilities
April -- Fertility/Infertility Awareness
May -- Healing after Abortion
June — End of Life Issues
July — Conscience Protection
August — Mercy behind Bars/Capital Punishment
September — Stem Cell & Human Cloning Awareness
October -- USCCB Respect Life Program
November -- Adoption
December — Peace on Earth/End Violence
Specific dates in 2017- 2018 to help you plan the Respect Life year…
July 8 -- Sidewalk Counseling Workshop
August 17 -- Respect Life Gathering - Capital Punishment
August 24 -- 40 Days for Life Launch Party
September 27 -- November 5 -- 40 Days for Life
October 2017 -- Respect Life Week in the Schools/PSRs
October 15 -- Victims & Survivors of Violence Mass
November 8 -- Respect Life Gathering - Adoption
January 19, 2018 -- March for Life - Washington DC
January 20 -- Louisiana Life March South - Baton Rouge
January 22 -- Memorial for the Unborn Prayer Service - New Orleans
Need help with your parish’s meetings? Are you interested in having another Deanery Respect Life Coordinator gathering? Email the Respect Life Office to get started with planning!
Have you seen new folks in the pews at Sunday Mass? Introduce yourself to them, welcome them to your parish, & let them know about the Respect Life efforts you carry out…make the feel welcome & ask them to be a part of what you do!
Invite the Youth & Young Adults in your parish...they are engerized for life!