Cherishing Life, Accepting Death – Theme for ‘Day for Life’ 2015

Day for Life is celebrated annually by the Catholic Church in Ireland, Scotland and England and Wales. It is a day dedicated to celebrating and upholding the dignity of human life from conception to natural death. This year’s Day for Life will be celebrated in Ireland on Sunday 4 October on the theme ‘Cherishing Life, Accepting Death’. Day for […]

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Day for Life 2014 promotional video

A short video highlighting the theme of the 2014 Day for Life message.

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Day for Life 2014: Protect and Cherish Life #livelife

Day for Life is celebrated annually by the Catholic Church in Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. It is a day dedicated to raising awareness about the meaning and value of human life at every stage and in every condition. This year’s Day for Life is on Sunday 5 October on the theme “Protect and Cherish […]

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Day for Life Prayer

  Holy Mary, Mother of Love, holding in your arms, the fruit of your womb, graciously look upon our earth and remove from it all that hardens our hearts and dims our eyes to the preciousness of human life, from the moment of conception to natural death. Through the example of your tenderness teach us […]

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Day for Life 2013 Care for Life. It’s worth it!

Day for Life is celebrated annually by the Catholic Church in Ireland, Scotland and England and Wales. It is a day dedicated to celebrating the dignity of life from conception to natural death. This year’s Day for Life will be celebrated in Ireland on Sunday 6 October and will focus on the theme: Caring for Life. This year’s […]

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Choose Life Newsletter Issue 10

Since the 22 May 2013 the Catholic Communications Office has been circulating a weekly bulletin for parishioners, parish newsletters and websites with information promoting the Church’s position on the sanctity of unborn human life. The newsletter headings this week are as follows: Church Teaching Friday Fasting and Penance for the Cause of Life Prayer for […]

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Choose Life Newsletter Issue 9 – 17 July 2013

Since the 22 May 2013 the Catholic Communications Office has been circulating a weekly bulletin for parishioners, parish newsletters and websites with information promoting the Church’s position on the sanctity of unborn human life. The newsletter headings this week are as follows: Church Teaching Friday Fasting and Penance for the Cause of Life Prayer for […]

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Pope Francis sends message of support for human life to Catholics in Ireland, Scotland and England and Wales

Message values the weak and vulnerable as “masterpieces of God’s creation … Care for Life.  It’s worth it.” – Pope Francis In a special message to Catholics across Ireland and Britain ahead of the Catholic Church’s annual Day for Life, Pope Francis has emphasised the need to care for life from conception to natural end.  […]

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Friday Fasting and Penance for the Cause of Life

A valuable suggestion has been made that people would offer their Friday Penances for the intention of protecting the right to life of the unborn and cherishing the sacredness of human life from conception to natural death. Penance is an essential part of the lives of all Christ’s faithful. It arises from the Lord’s call to […]

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Choose Life Team of Four video appeal

Archbishop Eamon Martin, Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh is featured in a new video appeal from EWTN as part of a new Team of Four appeal in rleation to the abortion bill. The Team of Four are: 1. Archbishop Eamon Martin, Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh, 2. Mickey Harte,  Gaelic Football Team Manager,  Co. Tyrone, 3. Bernadette […]

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