Respect for Life Commission


Diocesan Respect for Life Commission

Beginning of Life

Embrionic Stem Cells
Foster Care 
Support for Mothers In Need

Dignity in Living

Artificial Contraception 
Artificial Reproductive Technologies 
Caring for the Vulnerable and those with Special Needs 
Gender Theory 
Natural Family Planning 
Post-abortion Healing
Same-sex Attraction 

End of Life

Advanced Directives 
Assisted Suicide 
Capital Punishment 



Parish Starter Kits

Parish Kit 1: Monthly Themes
Parish Kit 2: Three Month Cycle 
Parish Kit 3: Academic Schedule

Parish Guidelines (coming December 2019)

Prayer Bookmarks

Intercession of the Virgin Guadalupe
Intercesión de la Virgen Guadalupe
English | Spanish | Bilingual, PDF

Prayer Cards

Intercession of the Virgin Guadalupe
Intercesión de la Virgen Guadalupe
English | Español | Bilingual, PDF

 Brochures & Flyers

Catholic Considerations for Our Earthly Passing
Considericiones católicas para nuestra partida a la otra vida
English | Epañol, PDF, USCCB



United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Human Life and Action
Prolife Prayers
Pastoral Plan for Pro-Life Activities | English | Español 
To Live Each Day with Dignity | English | Español
Culture of Life
Death Penalty / Capital Punishment
Post-Abortion Healing
Posaborto Esperanza


Commission Members

Bishop Oscar A. Solis, Ex Officio
Veola Burchett, Ex Officio, Diocesan Respect for Life Commission Director

TBA_____________, Eastern Deanery Elected Representative
TBA_____________, Northern Deanery Elected Representative
TBA_____________, Salt Lake Elected Representative
TBA_____________, Southwestern Deanery Elected Representative
TBA_____________, Wasatch Deanery Elected Representative

Christine Gonzales, appointed
Christina Malloy, appointed
Dominic Jones, appointed
Jeana Jones, appointed
Rev. Jacek Buda, O.P., appointed
Rev. John Evans, appointed
Rev. Joseph Delka, appointed
Rev. Mr. Bernardo Villar, appointed
Rev. Mr. Herschel Hester, appointed