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Rachel Ministries Rachel Ministries In light of the recent videos reflecting the behavior of Planned Parenthood’s practices some of you may be feeling some concern or trauma over past personal involvement in today’s culture of abortion.

The Respect Life Office would like to remind you of the great gift of God’s Divine Mercy. Rachel Ministries is here for you.

We offer a safe, confidential and compassionate environment in which you can begin the healing process.

You are not alone. We’ve been there.
Let us help you experience the mercy that is your gift.

If you would like help with healing, please call to speak with a caring Rachel Ministries consultant – in English or Spanish.


Do you need help?


¿Necesita ayuda?



Rachel Ministries is a compassionate faith-based abortion recovery ministry. Rachel Ministries is a safe place to find emotional and spiritual healing after an abortion experience. At Rachel Ministries, we believe that people heal in different ways, so we offer a number of options for you to consider.


How We Can Help


Post Abortion Healing Retreats
Rachel Ministries has operated in the Diocese of Fort Worth since 2001, and in 2009 the ministry was incorporated as a diocesan ministry. Our most helpful and effective program is the Rachel’s Vineyard weekend retreat, which is offered on six weekends throughout the year in both English and Spanish. In 2013 we had 62 attendees on retreats; their lives and souls were transformed.


Weekly and Monthly Programs for Healing After Abortion
We offer weekly programs and monthly support groups that give participants an opportunity to experience God’s love and compassion on a profound level.


Aftercare Support
Rachel Ministries provides aftercare support to our clients, with an 8 week after retreat program, and a monthly support group.


Peer Support
Peer support is available by phone and in person for those who reach out for assistance. Approximately 400 receive assistance by phone, email and in person annually.


How We Can Help Those Who Minister

More detailed descriptions

  • Specialized Training
  • Consulting
  • Referral Network
  • Guest Speaker Engagements
  • Program Volunteers
  • Sidewalk Aftercare Ministry (SAM)
  • Parish Bulletin Outreach


Rachel Ministries Flyers with Tearoffs

English Flyer
Spanish Flyer



Rachel Ministries is a comprehensive spiritual and psychological post abortion healing ministry. Our goal is to help those who have fallen away due to the aftermath of abortion, to reunite them with both God and Church. Our mission is to help anyone suffering because of abortion, give them hope and lead them to the healing and merciful love of our Lord, Jesus Christ. This will help them to rediscover a sense of hope and meaning in the future.




Betsy Kopor
Rachel Ministries Coordinator