Respect Life & Social Justice
The Respect Life & Social Justice Office assists the bishop in proclaiming the dignity of human life created in the Image of God as the basis for the fundamental human right to life; and applying our Church's social doctrine to local situations.
Healing after abortion
Birth Mother support
Ministry to the Incarcerated
Political Life and Religious Liberty
Assistance Database and Resources
The Catholic Church's post-abortion healing ministry assists women with finding forgiveness and peace of heart through compassionate counseling and the Sacrament of Reconciliation
If you’ve had an abortion, you are not alone. Hope Lives, is a ministry for women who have experienced an abortion. Join at anytime, it is free and confidential. Women of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to attend this gathering as an opportunity to share your experience and find support.
Support Gathering takes place on 3rd Sundays of the month at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception - Brides Room from 2:30 - 4 pm. Bible Study begins June 9. For more information about please call (316) 269-HOPE (4673)
Join us every second Tuesday of the month at the Spiritual Life Center from 6:30-8:00pm. Birth mothers of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to attend this gathering as an opportunity to share your experience and find support. There is no cost or RSVP required.
After the Gift Retreat
A weekend retreat at the Spiritual Life Center, offers a celebration of the birth mom - honoring her decision to choose life, offering her compassion and understanding, addressing the unique grief of birthmothers, and providing ongoing support after the retreat.
St. Dismas Ministry
Offering God's unconditional love, forgiveness, and healing justice to the incarcerated.
Responsible citizenship is a virtue and participation in political life is a moral obligation.
The bishops have called the faithful to Get Informed, Advocate and Pray for Conscience Rights. Join in solidarity to protect the conscience rights of all.
Respect Life & Social Justice Office
Catholic Diocese of Wichita
424 N. Broadway
Wichita, KS 67202
Phone: (316) 269-3935