Pro-Life Resources

St. Mary Parish Culture of Life Ministry
Defending Life  +  Strengthening Marriage  +  Nurturing Family

Online Resources

Office of Family and Social Concerns of the Diocese of Steubenville - efforts to protect life, strengthen marriage and nurture families here in our diocese - A local pro-life campaign!

Memorial to the Missing - It's tough to understand what 50 million lives lost to abortion means.  Check out this amazing memorial.  

Priests for Life - Fr. Frank Pavone, an international pro-life leader, runs this outstanding pro-life organization.  A great resource!

Just the Facts - Learn the awesome science behind the miracle of life!

Euthanasia Info.

Death & Life Issues And Ohio Law on Advance Directives: ACatholic Perspective for All People to Consider - Statement of the Catholic bishops of Ohio to explain some aspects of Federal and Ohio law and to explain Catholic teaching on end-of-life issues and advance directives.

Abortion Facts - A wealth of convincing pro-life arguments and information.

Life Issues Institute

One More Soul - NFP only physicians directory and more.

Washington County Right to Life

Rachel's Vineyard - Healing from abortion (for events in our area contact Sharon Maedke: aimhelpcenter @

The National Catholic Bioethics Center

Stem Cell Facts

Book Picks

Won by Love: Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe of Roe V. Wade, Speaks Out for the Unborn As She Shares Her New Conviction for Life by Norma McCorvey – The conversion story of the woman who helped bring legalized abortion to the United States.  A must read!

The Hand of God: A Journey from Death to Life by the Abortion Doctor Who Changed His Mind by Dr. Bernard Nathanson – The conversion story of one of the man who invented the term “pro-choice” and was a major force in the legalization of abortion in the United States.