You can help promote love and respect by being a part of St. Patrick Pro-Life group.
Under the guidance and direction of the Archdiocese Respect Life Apostolate, the pro-life ministry will be involved in parish activities such as:
- Prayer - special Masses and prayer services; Life Chain, pray for one hour outside St. Patrick Church on the first Sunday in October
- Education - workshops at the annual Respect Life Convention and area-wide meetings four times per year.
- Care - Mother's and Father's Day cards to support Birthright; school Shower Mass to benefit Birthright; Christmas cards for Birthright and pro-life groups; Friends for Life Collection to help with pro-life work such as Project Rachel and Project Joseph, which helps healing of those affected by abortion; Right Start program for 8th grade students to learn greater respect through a week-long program in school.
- Legislation - be informed and active with pro-life issues and laws affecting respect for life
The Pro-Life Ministry promotes the idea that all life comes from God and that the sanctity of God is found in all human beings from conception to natural death.
Maureen Nettles • Coordinator • 314-494-5466