We Are Pro Life
As members of the St. Joseph Parish Pro-Life Committee, our goal is to protect and respect human life from conception until natural death. All our activities will be in accord with the teachings of the Catholic Church.
40 Days for Life Campaign
An Opportunity for Life
The 40 Days for Life campaign is now international and continues to grow.
Please join in the campaign to end abortion.
Prayer Vigil and Eucharistic Adoration
St. Joseph Parish will hold a 12-hour prayer vigil and Eucharistic Adoration on October 4
in the Chapel from 9:30 am – 9:30 pm.
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Stories of Hope
Our Pro-Life Ministry is all about saving lives, and this Fox News article featured below shows a seldom-talked-about way mothers can reverse chemical abortion if they act on time.
A North Carolina woman undergoing a chemical abortion had a change of heart when she found out she was carrying twins, and with the help of a pro-life pregnancy center, she was able to save her babies
To read more about Abortion Pill Reversal click here!
"The mission of 40 Days for Life is to bring together the body of Christ in a spirit of unity during a focused 40 day campaign of prayer, fasting, and peaceful activism, with the purpose of repentance, to seek God's favor to turn hearts and minds from a culture of death to a culture of life, thus bringing an end to abortion." 40 Days for Life
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The Connecticut Catholic Public Affairs Conference
Dear Network Members,
Due to the tremendous efforts of our Conference team - Deacon David Reynolds, Lori Stewart, Anne LaMonica, and our exceptional group of lobbyists, we were able to repel every negative attack, promote many positive messages about the work of the church, and make new friends in both the Legislative and Executive branches for future challenges and opportunities. Our Conference team members were exhaustive in their efforts on every matter. After the 2018 Election, many new lawmakers with antagonistic attitudes toward the Church wasted little time to bringing their agenda’s into action. Given where we started, we have much to be grateful for.
Here are some Highlights:
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Chairman of U.S. Bishops' Pro-Life Activities Committee Applauds AMA's Action Reaffirming Opposition to Physician-Assisted Suicide
This past Monday, June 10, 2019, The American Medical Association’s House of Delegates voted by a 2 to 1 margin to affirm its longstanding opposition to physician-assisted suicide. Following the vote, Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City, Kansas, Chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities has issued a statement applauding the action.
Read more here!
Chairmen of U.S. Bishops’ Conference Commend Administration on New Regulations Protecting Rights of Conscience in Health Care
Good news about conscience rights in health care!
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights finalized new rules to ensure that laws passed by Congress protecting longstanding conscience rights in health care will be fully enforced. This includes rules for the protection of all human life.
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