Upcoming Respect Life Activities

respect-lifeToday, January 22, 2017, is the 44th anniversary of the infamous legalization of abortion in the United States.  Since that day, close to 60 million children have lost their lives. You are invited to the following events marking this anniversary:

  • January 27: March for Life, Washington DC.  Immaculate Conception Parish in Jenkintown invites you to join their bus! Bus will leave immediately following the 7am Mass at Immaculate Conception and will return at approximately 7:30pm.  To register ($25 per adult; $10 per student), visit their website: iccjenkintown.org
  • January 27: The Respect Life Committee of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish will sponsor “A Memorial for the Unborn Innocents” at Planned Parenthood, 610 Louis Dr., Warminster at 12 noon.
  • January 27: Rosary for Life followed by Benediction at  St. William Church, 6200 Rising Sun Ave., Philadelphia at 7pm. The Rosary will be prayed in English, Spanish, Haitian Creole and Urdu.
  • January 28: Witness for Life at PP in Center City Philadelphia. Join us from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. with the Pro-Life Union and pilgrims from the Diocese of Omaha for this public prayer event. Groups will gather beforehand at the 7:45am Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church, 21 S. 13th St. (below Market St.), Philadelphia.