By jacki ragan each year, national right to life sponsors a pro-life essay contest for students in grades 7-12 for 2014 the essay should address the question, why i am pro-life. I wrote the following essay as a short, philosophical defense of the pro-life position it has been published in a secular textbook, taking sides , a work on moral issues please ponder this argument, spread the word, and promote the culture of life against the culture of death and callousness. Celebrate life magazine is a publication of american life league as america's premier pro-life magazine, celebrate life features articles that will encourage, uplift and educate you to build a culture of life. Right to life of indianapolis sponsors a series of essay contests for all indianapolis area 7-12 grade students there are four individual contests, one for 7th grade, one for 8th grade, one for 9th & 10th grades and one for 11th & 12th grades. Since the right to life is necessary in order for an individual to enjoy any other rights, we support the legal protection of all innocent human life from fertilization until natural death we, therefore, oppose abortion, embryonic stem cell research, human cloning, infanticide and euthanasia/assisted suicide.
The knights of columbus council 14255 sponsored a pro-life essay contest in the month of january, 2012 to coincide with the march for life and local pro-life events grade 7 students were asked write an essay or poem to reflect the general theme of respecting life, including thoughts on abortion, euthanasia, and the role that the catholic. The prolife youth essay contest serves as a conscientious tool for both teachers and students both junior high and senior high competitions just the simple act of researching and writing an essay on this important issue has proven to be an effective tool to educate and motivate students to recognize the deep significance of what is at stake in our culture. The contest is designed to educate and provide a platform for youth to express and share their ideas and feelings on respect life issues that promote the dignity and respect for all persons from conception through natural death.
Fri, 06/14/2013 - 4:00am anonymous by catholic voice the respect life apostolate of the archdiocese of omaha recently announced the five winners of its annual pro-life essay contest, which this year asked students to reflect on the 40th anniversary of roe v. The knights of columbus st sebastian council 14255 functions as a strong right arm for our priests by serving families, parishes, and communities if you are a practicing catholic man who is at least 18 and are interested in supporting your church and community, we invite you to become a member of st sebastian council 14255. Respect life art, essay & poetry contest this compet ition allows students in grades 4-12 to express their commitment to life through art, essay, and poetry, using a biblical theme cash prizes, certificates, and ribbons are awarded to winners at a beautiful award ceremony. Abortion's impact on south dakota since 197341,315 south dakotans have been killed by abortion by the end of 2013, the number of children killed by abortion was the equivalent of losing all of the population in at least 20 south dakota counties. The pro-life movement is not a defender of human life-it is, in fact, a profound enemy of actual human life and happiness its goal is to turn women into breeding mares whose body is owned by the state and whose rights, health and pursuit of happiness are sacrificed en mass.
Carved by the creator editor's note: erin mckinnon of airdrie, alberta won second prize in the fr ted essay contest sponsored by niagara right to life the contest asked participants to reflect on a work of art and what it said about life. Protecting innocent human life, from conception until natural death from abortion, embryonic stem cell research, human cloning, infanticide, and euthanasia/assisted suicide pin it friday, november 29, 2013. National right to life pac national right to life victory fund national right to life convention nrl news today pro-life perspective association for interdisciplinary research in values & social change. The alex and geline williams pro-life oratory contest the winners of the virginia society for human life, inc, educational fund, alex and geline williams pro-life oratory contest held in richmond, virginia on may 4, 2013 are.
Homeschoolers for life is pleased to announce the 2007 homeschoolers for life essay contest this contest is designed for homeschooled students between the ages of 8 and 17 the contest has three different categories arranged by age. Who we are welcome to the california prolife council, the california affiliate of the national right to life committee since 1971 cplc is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-sectarian grassroots organization dedicated to restoring legal protection for vulnerable individual lives, particularly those at risk of abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia. National right to life 2018 pro-life essay contest essays addressed this question: why are you pro-life senior essay contest - grades 10 - 12 junior essay contest - grades 7 - 9.
These students' essays were chosen from about 300 essays submitted by pro-life students all across pennsylvania the pennsylvania pro-life federation, inc, is committed to promoting the dignity and value of human life from conception to natural death and to restoring legal protection for preborn children. Pro-life awareness essay and poetry contest to support and encourage an awareness and positive attitude toward a broad range of prolife issues these address all facets and stages of life development from . The banquet program included presentation of the state pro-life essay contest awards and reading of the essays by the winners in january each year, the pro-life directors in the three dioceses of nebraska sponsor a pro-life essay contest for students in grades 7 through 11.
Nrlc essay contest pro-life essay contest information 2013 and january 22, 2014 essays must be postmarked by january 22, 2014 2. News written by the wisconsin state council, knights of columbus, for the catholic herald thursday, sep 12, 2013 -- 12:00 am madison --many of us know that life is becoming increasingly chaotic in america, and there is a growing opinion that elements of our culture and even our government no longer regards life as valued or sacred. Abortion is one of the heaviest topics currently discussed in contemporary american politics and it has always been a contentious issue even great philosophers like plato and aristotle weighed in on abortion, arguing its benefits and drawbacks in a democratic society.
Pro-life essay contest the sacramento life center/diocese of sacramento is holding a pro-life essay contest six cash prizes will be offered students who provide the best response to. Each year, angelus academy middle school students submit entries to the youth apostles pro-life essay contest founded in the diocese of arlington, youth apostles is a non-profit organization officially approved by the catholic church as a mixed public association of christ's faithful. Why i am pro-life: a short, nonsectarian argument abortion is the intentional killing of a human fetus by chemical or surgical means it should not be confused with miscarriage (which involves no human intention) or contraception (which uses various technologies to prohibit sperm and egg from meeting after sexual intercourse.