“From each tiny child waiting to be born, to people nearing death, all are precious and deserve our care and protection. Women and men suffering after abortion, individuals tempted to end their lives, expectant mothers facing challenging pregnancies, people pushed to the margins of society by a ‘throwaway culture,’ and every other person—each ‘has a place in God’s heart from all eternity'” (Amoris laetitia, 168).

That’s the first day’s prayer from the USCCB’s 9 Days for Life, a “digital pilgrimage” of prayer and action focused on cherishing the gift of every person’s life. A multi-faceted novena highlighting a different intention each day provides reflections, bonus information, and suggested actions.  Check out the video: