Skip to comments.2011 March for Life - Walk for Life (Jan 24)
Posted on 01/14/2011 7:58:21 AM PST by markomalley
Attend and participate in the activities below
Support the men and women of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign by attending the Campaign gathering in Washington, DC or San Francisco, CA and listening to the testimonies. If you regret your abortion or lost fatherhood, sign up to hold a sign or give your testimony by emailing Georgette at
email@example.com. Whether or not you can attend the gatherings, please spread the testimonies found at www.silentnomoreawareness.org/testimonies.
Attention: Pro-Life materials available: We would like to provide your entire parish with Pro-life prayer cards and You Can Save Someones Life Today bulletin inserts, free of charge! This bulletin insert provides several ideas for how anyone can participate in the pro-life movement. The prayer cards, along with a video, are also available for buses going to the March for Life in DC or the Walk for Life in San Francisco. Schools can also benefit from the prayer cards by getting all of the students to pray together for life. Call us at 1-888-735-3448 x238 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Coast Walk for Life
Friday, January 21: San Francisco, CA
8-9pm PT: Fr. Frank to speak at an Interfaith Prayer service to be held from 8-9pm PT at St. Marys Cathedral, 1111 Gough St., San Francisco. Georgette Forney, co-founder of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign will also participate in this event.
Saturday, January 22: San Francisco, CA
8am PT: Fr. Frank will concelebrate Mass at St. Marys Cathedral at 8am PT.
11am PT: West Coast Walk for Life beginning with a rally at 11am PT at Justin Hermann Plaza. Georgette Forney and Fr. Frank will March in front with the women and men of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign.
1:45pm PT: Women and men of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign will gather and give testimonies at Marina Green Park on Marina Boulevard. Please come to support the men and women of the Campaign. Spread the testimonies!
3pm PT: Fr. Frank will speak at a Youth Rally at Ft. Mason on the Bay arena.
March for Life in Washington, DC
Saturday, January 22: Washington, DC
5:30pm ET: Life Prizes celebration at the Ritz-Carlton. Dr. Alveda King of Priests for Life and Marie Smith of Gospel of Life Ministries will both receive awards.
Click here to read the press release.
Sunday, January 23: Washington, DC
3:30-5:30pm ET: Book signing at the bookstore of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception with Fr. Frank and Priests for Life full-time associates Theresa and Kevin Burke of Rachels Vineyard.
9am-9pm ET: Students for Life Conference, Bethesda, MD. Priests for Life will have an information table at this conference.
6:30pm ET: Pro-Life Mass in the Great Upper Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine
Monday, January 24: Washington, DC
8am-10:15am ET: The nation's premier pro-life service on Capitol Hill, The National Memorial for the Pre-Born and their Mothers and Fathers. Fr. Frank to deliver the homily. We are confirming the exact location in one of our Federal buildings, and will provide that detail shortly.
12pm-1:30pm ET: March for Life Rally at the National Mall at 4th Street NW.
1:30pm ET: March for Life. Fr. Frank, Janet Morana and Georgette Forney will March with men and women of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign at the front of the crowd.
3pm ET: Gathering of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign at the steps of the Supreme Court. Come to support and listen to the men and women who have lost children to abortion. Fr. Frank and Dr. Alveda King will address the crowd, followed by testimonies.
Please come to support the men and women of the Campaign. Spread the testimonies!
6pm ET: March for Life Rose dinner. Fr. Frank and other Priests for Life staff will be in attendance.
Visit the Priests for Life booth at the March for Life Exhibit Hall: Located on the lower level of the Hyatt Regency hotel. The hours of operation are 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Saturday, January 22; 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Sunday, January 23, 2011; 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM and approximately 3:00 PM (following the March) until 6:00 PM on Monday, January 24.
anybody going and will be there any FR meet ups?
I’ll be listening on EWTN shortwave radio.
will be there any FR meet ups?
I'll be at the Mall at around noon. Just look for me. ;-)
Seriously, I'll be Twittering during it and uploading photos via Twitter @markomalley
I have a dental appointment. If the dumbhead organizers actually put it on the Roe anniversary, I could be there right now.
I mean, what in Heaven’s names makes the organizers think that the Supreme Court will listen to them, just because they put the march on a weekday (when, presumably, they’re in session)? Well, you know what Ron White said...
The Roe Anniversary is today (01/22). You would think the organizers would have the sense to do the march today, when fewer people have to go to work.
Maryland “Freak State” PING!
Thanks for the ping. I wish it were today too. I can’t take the time from work.
The Roe Anniversary is today (01/22). You would think the organizers would have the sense to do the march today, when fewer people have to go to work. >>>
I know, they probably would get more than the 250K they already get. But, you know the story, the Supreme Court and the congressional office buildings are closed on the weekend and it’s been the tradition of the marchers to go in and visit and sign the guest books of their congressmen.
I’ll be at the Mall at around noon. Just look for me. ;-) >>
me too, I’ll be the one wearing a hat.
After VERY little sleep last night, we weren't looking forward to another 36 hours with a lot of travel, little sleep and a lot of walking, so we're going to have to bag it for this year. We'll see if we can find any coverage of it on the news tomorrow.
Yesterday in San Francisco.
back when they had the march starting in the ellipse, the FReepers would meet by a certain monument, I’ve met many over the years..
I bet they can double the amount of people if they had the march on the weekend, I guess next year it will be on Sunday. For some reason the March for Life org. wants everyone to go to their congressman’s office to sign the book.....Do the pro-abort congressmen really care, no they don’t, many are in solidly democrat districts and don’t care about who marches in the mfl...
And I bet if they have the march on a weekend, they would get more news coverage too...FOX gives them about 5 seconds per clip, that’s about it...
No, they’ll still do it on Monday next year (01/23/2012).
You got that right. Even if one bothers to look at the book, he probably would say, "Sheeeeeeeeiiit, there go those mother[NSFW] again!"