Family/Respect Life

Contact Info & Staff

Family Life provides Christ-centered information, resources, services, programs and workshops for families through the diocesan parish structure.  Programs include (but are not limited to) Marriage Preparation, NFP/Fertility Education, Marriage Enrichment, Separated & Divorced Ministry, Grandparent Ministry, Chastity Education.

Respect Life integrates Christ's teaching on human dignity into the diocesan parish structure. Information from state and national Respect Life Programs is directed through the diocesan Respect Life Office to parish representatives, to organize programs of education, pastoral service, spirituality/prayer and public policy for their parish community.

Join the Office of Family/Respect Life at a sponsored screening of the new pro-life movie, Unplanned, the story of Abby Johnson, former Planned Parenthood clinic director, and the experience that led her to become one of the most ardent pro-life speakers in America:


For Marriage Prep information or to register online for a Marriage Preparation class, click here

For pregnancy care resources, click here

For support for your marriage, click here

For Natural Family Planning information, visit our NEW webpage!

For pregnancy and infant loss resources, click here

For Separated/Divorced Ministry, click here

For information on Chastity Education (equipping parents, children, and teens about God's plan for love and life, friendship and marriage), click here

For End of Life resources, click here

For help for you or someone you love with issues such as suicide, self-harm, addiction to pornography, alcohol or drugs, and other family or life issues, click here  

Family Perspectives bulletin/reflection questions based on weekly scripture readings available for download here

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