Catholic Respect Life Committee

Catholic Respect Life implements the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Pastoral Plan for Pro-Life Activities by facilitating the renewal of the Catholic community to a “Culture of Life.” 

Staff Contact:  Joshua Bitting, 817-421-1387 ext. 204, 

Ministry Lead:  Jan Soppe

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Please join us…

  • Every Thursday morning following the 8:30 a.m. Mass for Rosary for Life, Eucharistic chapel.
  • 2nd Tuesday each month for our pro-life meeting 7:00pm in the Pope St. John XXIII room. Rosary for Life at 6:45 p.m.

The mission of The Respect Life Ministry of Good Shepherd Catholic Community is to support the Diocese of Fort Worth in encouraging all people to respect life from conception to natural death.


Pray and Fast for conversion of hearts that all may respect life from the moment of conception to a natural death.

I pledge  to go to an additional Mass each week.

I pledge  to make an additional holy hour once a week.

I pledge  to pray an extra Rosary each day.
I pledge  to pray the Rosary in the Eucharistic Chapel (9AM) every Thurs. morning after Mass.
I pledge  to fast from a favorite food, TV show, pastime.



 Catholics Care. Catholics Vote.

"We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by offering the best of themselves so that the leader can govern."   - Pope Francis, 9/16/13

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