Sidewalk Counseling

CounselorsSidewalk Counseling is often a misunderstood public witness.  The RLA provides training on the necessary prayerful disposition and formation needed to authentically witness to Christ's love to those entering an abortion clinic. If interested in learning more about the program or to schedule a training, please contact the RLA at or at 314-792-7555.

Some resources:

God Calls Us to Be Faithful Not Fruitful - St. Louis Review article

40 Days for Life - St. Louis

Sidewalk Counseling Brochure

Option BrochureThe Respect Life Apostolate is happy to announce a new resource for sidewalk counselors.  This brochure was strategically designed to aid those offering love and guidance to men and women entering an abortion clinic.  It contains information that one considering abortion should know before making their decision.  The brochure:

  • showcases some fetal development facts
  • introduces the risks of abortion
  • Shares symptoms of post-abortion syndrome. 
  • Highlights a listing of local organizations in the Archdiocese of St. Louis and nearby Illinois locations  offer a variety of programs and services for those in an unplanned pregnancy.

Copies of this brochure are available free of charge.  Only payment for shipping costs is expected.  To order, please complete the Materials Order Form.