Everyday Respect Life

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Everyday Respect Life: What I Can Do in My Daily Life

(adapted from Diocese of New Orleans website)

  • BECOME INFORMED about the issue and share your knowledge with classmates, teammates, relatives, friends, and neighbors.

  • When you are assigned a paper or project, CHOOSE A RESPECT-LIFE TOPIC whenever possible, especially if the project involves a class presentation.

  • Arrange a RESPECT-LIFE PRESENTATION for your Catholic group (Pro-life Group, Youth Group, etc.).

  • Ask your respect life parish coordinator to assist you in finding a speaker or call your diocesan Respect-Life Office.

  • Don’t walk away from discussions about abortion and euthanasia at school or where family and acquaintances gather.  BE INFORMED AND DISCUSS THE ISSUES.

  • GIVE RESPECT LIFE BOOKS and brochures to your high school or college library.

  • WRITE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR of your local newspapers in response to articles and opinion pieces that endorse an anti-life position.  Take ev