January Respect Life Events

On Wednesday, January 22, 2020 our nation will mark the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal throughout the United States. Parish events, Archdiocesan events and USCCB resources include:

 

Adoration Holy Hour for Life
Mondays – 12:00 pm
We lead a weekly Adoration Holy Hour for Life on Mondays from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in the Tabernacle area of the church.  The hour will begin with a Rosary for life, followed by quiet prayer.  Please join us each week as your schedule allows.  Learn more here.

Baby Bottle Boomerang
Pick Up Weekend of January 4-5; Return Weekend of February 15-16
The Pregnancy Aid Clinic is the only Catholic pregnancy resource center in the state of Georgia to provide women with free pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, information, education, and learn-as-you-learn programs. After Mass, take a baby bottle and fill with change, cash or a check to help support their mission of promoting the sanctity of human life as recognized in the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.  Learn more here.

Nine Days for Life
Begins Tuesday, January 21
Our Respect Life Ministry and our Knights of Columbus Council invite you to join Catholics in the United States and pray for the end of abortion. The U.S. bishops annual novena 9 Days for Life takes place Tuesday, January 21 – Wednesday, January 29. Pray for the respect and protection of all human life with new intentions, brief reflections, and more each day. Download the novena online, or receive via email, or text message or download the free mobile app. Learn more and sign up here.

31st Annual Mass for the Unborn
Wednesday, January 22
The annual Mass for the Unborn will be on Wednesday, January 22  at 10:00 am at the Cathedral of Christ the King.  Bishop Konzen will celebrate the Mass.  Following the Mass will there will be a Youth Rally 4 Life for students grade 6-12.  Registration is required  – email sgerard@archatl.com

Georgia Right to Life March
Wednesday, January 22

The 2020 Georgia March for Life and Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, January 22 at Atlanta’s Liberty Plaza, across from the State Capitol at 11:00 am.

Parish  Stand for Life Event
Wednesday, January 22
You are invited to join our Respect Life ministry in silent prayer and witness for the legal protection of the unborn on Wednesday, January 22 for our 3rd annual  parish Stand for Life event. We will meet at 4:15 pm in front of the church on the corner of Spalding Drive and Glenridge Drive and stand  until 5:30 pm. Signs will be provided.  Please also join us for 6:00 pm Mass after the event.  A Rosary led by our Knights of Columbus will take place after Mass. Please join us  praying for the sanctity of human life, for expectant mothers and their families, and for healing for those who have been impacted by abortion.