Respect Life

Mission Statement:

The Respect Life Committee of St. Mary Church will proactively PROCLAIM, RESPECT and VALUE ALL life from CONCEPTION to NATURAL DEATH.

Meeting Time:

The Respect Life Committee meets the second Tuesday of every month at 12:30pm in Kavanagh Hall, unless noted in the bulletin.

Deuteronomy 30:19
“I call heaven and earth to witness against you that I have set before you life or death, blessing or curse, on that you would CHOOSE LIFE that you and your children may live.”



⋅Respect Life Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus
⋅Roe Remembrance – Ohio State House  (
⋅March for Life, Washington DC
⋅March for Life, Columbus


⋅Respect Life Conference (
⋅40 Days for Life (

⋅Baby Bottle Campaign to benefit the Pregnancy Resource Center in Delaware
⋅Distribute 1st weekend & return 4th weekend





⋅Delaware County Fair Booth  (volunteers needed)
⋅40 Days for Life (
⋅Spiritual Adoption. Adopt an unborn baby to pray for.

October    (Respect Life Month)
⋅Crosses displayed in St. Mary yard representing the number of aborted babies in Delaware County. St. Mary school children, PSR students, and the Youth Group will hold a prayer rally.
⋅Rosary Rally at noon in front of St. Mary (the Saturday close to Miracle of the Sun of Fatima, Oct. 13) (

November     (Adoption Awareness Month)

December      (Advent)


For more information, please contact our Respect Life liaison, which can be found in the Parish Guide on the FORMS page.