How will you be a pro-life witness?

Defending life and promoting the dignity of the human person are core teachings of our Catholic faith. This month of January provides some special opportunities to be a pro-life witness.

Network of homes provides love, hope, help for pregnant women

When Chris Bell was working in Times Square in the late 1970s, he was shocked to repeatedly see young mothers entering crisis shelters with their children, and he decided that he had to do something. With the help of Father Benedict Groeschel, a member of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, and his spiritual director at the time, Bell founded Good Counsel, a network of pro-life maternity homes.