PRO-LIFE Resources (Conception through Natural Death)

Beginning of Life:
 Contraception vs. NFP

  • Church Teaching: Catechism of the Catholic Church #2370
  • What is Natural Family Planning (FNP)?
  • Couple-To-Couple League: Since 1971, our Mission is to Inspire, Educate & Support couples in family planning that is natural, effective, healthy and consistent with God’s plan for life, love & marriage.  VIDEO.
Artificial Fertilization vs. NaProTECHNOLOGY

Fetal Stem Cell Use vs. Adult Stem Cell Use

  • Church Teaching: Catechism of the Catholic Church #2274-2275
  • USCCB Article on Why Adult Stem Cells are so Successful
Abortion vs. Adoption

 

Life Ethics:
Sterilization

Death Penalty

  • Church Teaching: Catechism of the Catholic Church #2267
  • USCCB Article on Capital Punishment
Just War Theory

 

End of Life:
Euthanasia vs. Palliative Care / Hospice Care

  • Church Teaching: Catechism of the Catholic Church #2276-2279
  • Hospice Article about the Difference between Palliative Care & Hospice Care

 

Other Resources:
  • Akron Pregnancy Services: On a daily basis we see women and men feeling emotionally overwhelmed and fearful about an unplanned pregnancy. APS is a safe, nonjudgmental place where all of their options can be explored. Many of our staff and volunteers have been through a similar experience as our clients and understand the pressures an unplanned pregnancy may bring. Our knowledge, support, and compassion are just some of the great resources APS offers. We invite you to make an appointment today. All services are free and confidential.
  • Embrace Clinic & Care Center: Finding a medical clinic with a licensed, professional staff who specialize in serving women facing unplanned pregnancies is vital to receiving the quality care you deserve.  All of our services are free and confidential ~ you will not be pressured nor will you be asked to provide social security numbers or insurance information.  At Embrace, we want to empower you to make the best decision for your life, your future and your health.