"To deepen understanding of the sanctity of human life and the humanity of unborn children, the moral evil of intentionally killing innocent human beings-whether at the beginning of life or at its end-and the mission of the Church to witness to a serve all human life."
Presentations on: Chastity, Pro-Life, End of Life, Death Penalty and Stem Cell. Speaker Request Form
- Fill out the form and return it by e-mail or mail at:
Diocesan Office of Pro-Life Activities, 795 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14203
WASH FOR LIFE
The Wash for Life is an annual pro-life youth event. On the same day, groups of youth all over the country hold a car wash in their own home town and donate the money to a local Pregnancy Care Center. This way, they participate in a national event while at the same time helping their own community.
YOUTH FOR LIFE
Outreach to young adults and youth to defend and respect all human life through peer ministry. Guide to Planning Pro-Life Activities
National LIFE CHAIN
Public witness in the public arena raise awareness of Sanctity of Life.
Annually, on the first Sunday in October, LIFE CHAIN invites the churches in each city and town across North America to stand on a designated local sidewalk and pray for one hour, while holding one of the following approved pro-life sign messages:
- ABORTION KILLS CHILDREN
- JESUS FORGIVES AND HEALS
- ADOPTION: THE LOVING OPTION
- LORD, FORGIVE US AND OUR NATION
- ABORTION HURTS WOMEN
- PRAY TO END ABORTION
- LET US IF YOUR PARISH PARTICIPATING IN THE LIFE CHAIN?
RESPECT LIFE PROGRAM 2015-2016
This years theme is adapted from one of Pope Benedict's talk to youth:
"Every Life is Worth Living"
Created by USCCB, implemented through out the Diocese through coordinators and priests
Call the Pro-Life Office if your parish needs an updated Respect Life Packet (ONLY ONE PER PARISH).
Annual IN-SERVICE LUNCHEON
Educating the Respect Life Coordinators
We start the day with Mass at St. Louis Church, Buffalo, as Bishop Malone recertifies the current Coordinators and installs all newly appointed Respect Life Coordinator/s leading the pro-life ministries in our parishes. The day follows with speaker and luncheon at the Catholic Center.
ANGELS IN THE WATERS/MI ANGELITO EN LAS AGUAS
A book written by Regina Doman for children that encourages them to be prolife.
To view or order the book click below:
ENGLISH / SPANISH
More than just Cheap Cigars
A Memoir by: Matt Bartels
The Life and Times of My One-of-a-Kind Father
A Stogy Smoking, Gruff-Talking Obstetrician