Respect Life Ministry


Support Consistent Life Ethics and compassion from conception through Aging. This involves support for the Parish’s “Pledge for Life” Diocesan commitment, Parish awareness of End-of-Life Care, and advocating the moratorium on the Death Penalty. October is Diocese’s Respect Life Month.


  • SMC: Marty Moynihan
  • Staff: Fr. Brown


  1. POC- Parish support of SJE's adoption of Diocesan "Pledge for Life" Document (SMC)
  2. POC- Brithright's ANNUAL Walk for Life awareness fundraiser participation (Marty Moynihan)
  3. SJE- Public Policy End-of-Life Care awareness advocacy (Frank and Pat Fields)
  4. POC- CLE monthly calendar bulletin insert project (DORMANT)
  5. SJE- Public Policy Moratorium on the Death Penalty awareness (Bob Insull)
  6. SJE- Liaison to Mercy Center with the Aging support (DORMANT)
  7. POC- March For Life in Washington, DC (DORMANT)
  8. POC- Public Policy education on the bio-ethics of research on embryonic and adult stem cells (DORMANT)
  9. SJ- Pro-life writing, advocacy for the unborn, collect baby items for problem pregnancy (DORMANT)
  10. POC- Crib of Life donations of infant clothing collection (JoEllen Shaffer)
  11. POC- Liaison to Diocesan Consistent Life Issues Office (DORMANT)