Training and Education

The Office of Human Life and Dignity offers workshops and training opportunities regarding pro-life initiatives that address the full spectrum of human life and dignity, from conception to natural death.

Please take some time to review, fill out and submit our Mission Statement & Parish Education Survey to help us address the key topics in society through our parish respect life ministries.

Youth Education

Respecting Life Begins With Me – a developmental respect life program for youth in the Diocese of St. Augustine


End of Life: A Question of Compassion – a webinar with Father Leonard Chuwa, AJ, systems director of Formation and Ethics at Ascension Health

Especially Needed – a webinar workshop on serving persons with disabilities. Click here to watch.

Human Trafficking – workshops presented by Ruby Peters

Luncheons 4 Life – Luncheons4Life is a grass roots luncheon designed to bring together like-minded life affirming people. No politics. No ask. Just pro-life people.

Respect Life Coordinator Workshops – Annual workshops at the deanery and parish level scheduled throughout the year (Download Respect Life Coordinator Manual)

Same Sex Attraction – Fr. Ed Murphy with the Courage/Encourage program

Speakers Bureau
  • Father Leonard T. Chuwa, Director, System of Ethics and Spiritual Care for Ascension Health
  • Mary Huston, Director, Rachel’s Vineyard
  • Fr. Ed Murphy, Courage/Encourage
  • Regina Quiñones, Diocean Coordinator, Red Bird Ministries
  • Ruby Peters, Social Justice Liaison
  • Vincent Rue, Ph.D., Healing after Abortion