Tag Archive: #respectlifecorner

Physician Assisted Suicide and The Church

Posted on July 22, 2024
Life is a gift and we have limited time on earth to live it. According to John A. Di Camillo, staff ethicist at the National Catholic Bioethics Center in Philadelphia, PA. “We don’t have the authority to take into our [read more...]

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...]

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...]

A Look Back at Respect Life Month

Posted on October 24, 2023
For the second year in a row, the OLW Respect Life Ministry scheduled a full month of events — from donuts to donations we not only invited the parish to pray for life through a very meditative novena, we once [read more...]

The Power of Eucharistic Adoration

Posted on October 9, 2023
“It is impossible in human terms to exaggerate the importance of being in a church or chapel before the blessed Sacrament as often and for as long as our daily duties allow…” ~ Father John Hardon Father John Hardon’s quote [read more...]

Spiritual Fatherhood

Posted on June 13, 2023
Spiritual fatherhood is a vital role of every Catholic man— married or single. During June, in honor of Father’s Day, our prayer intentions are for men to strive to be spiritual fathers like St. Joseph. That all men protect, provide [read more...]

What Is Motherhood?

Posted on May 8, 2023
While we seem to always think about motherhood in the physical aspect, there is also an aspect of motherhood called spiritual motherhood. To understand spiritual motherhood, St John Paul II wrote an apostolic letter in 1988 called MulierisDignitatem (On the [read more...]