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Annual Respect Life Program

2017-18 Respect Life Materials: Be Not AfraidThe annually-produced materials of the Respect Life Program are tools for integrating the joyful Gospel of Life across the breadth of Catholic life, work, and ministry.

Ranging from prayers to digital resources & from quick info to action ideas, there's something for everyone!

Take a look at the 2017-2018 Respect Life Program materials, or browse through previous programs to see what's helpful to you.

                2016-2017                              2015-2016                                  2014-2015

2016-17 Respect Life Program: Moved by Mercy   2015-16 Respect Life Program: Every Life is Worth Living   This image for the 2014 USCCB Respect Life program shows an infant's feet and illustrates the theme

  • 2013-2014: Open your hearts to life!
  • 2012-2013: Faith opens our eyes to human life in all its grandeur and beauty.
  • 2011-2012: I came that all might have life, and have it to the full!

Bulletin Inserts

How to Build a Culture of Life

The Respect Life Program brochures from the last several years are available to download as two-page flyers in either English or Spanish. 

You are welcome to reproduce any of these flyers or text from the brochures without further permission, provided these guidelines are followed.

(If you have any difficulty with a file's permission settings, please contact, and include in your email what you would like to use and what you plan to do with it.)


Respect Life VideosFrom highlights of March for Life-related events to personal stories against assisted suicide, a variety of videos is available to help you share the Gospel of Life!


Respect Life Program

To order materials from the Respect Life catalog, send in a completed order form, or call toll-free 866-582-0943.

2017-18 Respect Life Catalog

As part of the annual Respect Life Program, 6-8 new articles are published each year on a variety of topics related to respect for human life. They can be ordered as print brochures, and are available for free in a number of digital formats.

The digital formats of these articles may be reproduced without further permission, provided these guidelines are followed.

Articles by Publication Year


Life Issues Forum

Life Issues Forum is a bilingual, bi-weekly pro-life column addressing culture of life issues. Staff of the Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities rotate as authors. 

Columns may be reprinted as they appear (in full and without alteration) without further permission.

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