Catholic Church Initiates ‘Respect Life Month’ Oct. 5

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 03, 2014 12:39 PM

This message might not fit the media's agenda, but it does come from the media-loved Pope Francis: “Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation.”

Sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), “Respect Life Month” begins Oct. 5 with the Pope Francis-inspired theme, “Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation.” To observe the event, Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley of Boston noted “tragedies” that “threat[en] to the entire culture of human rights” – including women to whom “abortion is often presented as their only ‘choice.’”