St. Apollinaris Catholic Church • 3700 Lassen Street • Napa, CA 94558 • (707)257-2555

Respect for Life

In the words of Pope Francis, “Even the weakest and most vulnerable, the sick, the old, the unborn and the poor, are masterpieces of God’s creation, made in his own image, destined to live forever, and deserving of the utmost reverence and respect”.  

Life Image 

Prayer for the Unborn Child - short Video

Walk for Life West Coast Saturday January 21, 2017 Take Bus to San Francisco
West Coast Walk for Life – Join the annual January rally and walk in San Francisco to celebrate and bear witness to the precious gift of life.  Every January we rent a bus and travel together to the Pro-Life March in San Franciscco.  We board the bus starting at 9:30 am and return to the parish approximately 5:00 pm.  There are inspiring speakers at the Rally.

40 Days for Life - Napa 
40 Days for Life – join the worldwide movement to protect mothers and children through peaceful vigil and prayer & fasting..  We sign up for hour long shifts for a 40 day period in which we silently pray in front of the Planned Parent facility in Napa witnessing for life.  Most of us pray the Rosary during this shift.   

Life Chain Napa October 2017
Life Chain – a Christian presence of prayer and peace to overcome abortion, expressed on the sidewalks of Napa, an annual October event.  We meet at the corner of Jefferson and Trancas and witness to the Sanctity of Life for a 1 1/2 hour period of time. 

Napa Valley Culture of Life (Umbrella Respect Life Organization in Napa)
The Napa Valley Culture of Life is the umbrella organization and supportive website that coordinates all Pro-Life Activities in the Napa Valley

Birthright - a great Napa Community Pregnancy Resource   
Birthright provides a variety of services and also refers for many more. It offers friendship, free pregnancy tests, love, hope and support, so that you can make a realistic plan for the future.
Birthright treats each woman as an individual who deserves love and respect, as well as personal attention to her unique situation. It offers information and referrals to help clients meet their emotional and material needs.
Alpha Pregnancy Clinic
Alpha Pregnancy Clinic:  A licensed community care clinic providing medical consultations, pregnancy tests, STD testing, HIV/AIDS testing, well women care, and prenatal care.  Medical services and education provide the support and answers about sexual health.  
Pregnancy, especially one that is unplanned, can cause confusion and stress.  Alpha Pregnacy Clinic staff is there to help walk through options.