January 22, 2007: The March for Life begins at 12 noon on Monday, Jan. 22, at the Minnesota State Capitol. Buses will come from across the state; watch your local paper for details. For more information, visit www.mccl.org, e-mail MCCL@mccl.org or call 612-825-6831.
A Prayer Vigil will be held at Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street in St. Paul from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, which immediately follows MCCL’s March For Life at the State Capitol.The March for Life begins at 12 noon on Monday, Jan. 22, at the State Capitol. Buses will come from across Minnesota; watch your local paper for details. For more information, visit www.mccl.org, e-mail MCCL@mccl.org or call 612-825-6831.
January 22, 2007: Duluth will also have a March For Life at the Building For Women, 32 East 1st Street in Duluth from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm. An estimated 618 abortions were performed at this facility in 2005. There will also be a Candlelight Prayer Vigil at the Duluth Civic Center in front of the Courthouse from 7:00 pm to 7:45 pm.
In all the dioceses of the United States of America, shall be observed as a particular day of penance for violations to the dignity of the human person committed through acts of abortion, and of prayer for the full restoration of the legal guarantee of the right to life. The Mass “For Peace and Justice” (no. 22 of the “Masses for Various Needs”) should be celebrated with violet vestments as an appropriate liturgical observance for this day. (General Instruction of the Roman Missal, no. 373) Mission Chicago