Tag Archive: #respectlife

St. Joseph as Our Example

Posted on June 18, 2024
When it comes to Respect life, it is important in following the example of St. Joseph, to support those who choose to embrace their role as a father in all circumstances, especially in challenging situations. St. Joseph was unexpectedly called [read more...]

Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide FAQ

Posted on May 28, 2024
Below are Frequently Asked Questions about Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide. Does this mean that I am left to suffer endlessly? Not at all. No one is obligated to take on treatments which will only extend life but do not offer hope of [read more...]


Posted on May 7, 2024
May is mostly remembered for two days – Memorial and Mother’s Day. Memorial Day celebrates those who fought for us and the latter is a celebration of all of our mothers including life in the womb. But what about those [read more...]

Respect Life Leaders Gather at OLW

Posted on April 29, 2024
Last Saturday, Our Lady of the Wayside’s Respect Life Ministry hosted representatives from Respect Life Ministries in other Vicariate l Parishes to a morning of sharing and fellowship. Fourteen attendees from five parishes plus the Archdiocese attended. Each shared how [read more...]

Aid for Women Spring Luncheon

Posted on April 9, 2024
Aid for Women invites you to their their Annual Spring Luncheon 2024 to benefit Aid for Women Pregnancy Care Centers and Maternity Homes. The luncheon will take place at Skokie Country Club, 500 Washington Avenue, Glencoe, IL, on Thursday, May [read more...]

Nationwide Invitation to Prayer

Posted on March 21, 2024
The USCCB’s president and the chairman of the USCCB’s Committee on Pro-Life Activities announced a nationwide invitation to prayer. On March 26, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case that could impact the widespread accessibility of [read more...]

The Power of Prayer

Posted on February 27, 2024
According to the Thomas More Society, Illinois will more than double its annual abortion rate from its current average of 40,000 abortions to about 100,000 abortions. This is due to Illinois’ loose restrictions on abortion, the repeal of parental notification, [read more...]

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 9

Posted on January 24, 2024
The 9 Days for Life Novena concludes today. Today’s Intention: May all who defend life find strength and renewal in the Holy Spirit. For today’s Novena, Prayers and Reflection, click HERE. THANK YOU for praying with us! For information about, [read more...]

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 8

Posted on January 23, 2024
The 9 Days for Life Novena continues… Today’s Intention: May civic leaders work for the protection of all human life, in every stage and circumstance.  For today’s Novena, Prayers and Reflection, click HERE. For information about, or to join Our [read more...]