One year ago today: The passing of the Walk’s first chaplain, Fr. John Malloy

Posted on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award

This following comes from A Shepherd’s Voice, the blog of Fr. John Malloy, the first chaplain of the Walk for Life West Coast. A Shepherd’s Voice is now maintained by Gibbons Cooney, Fr. Malloy’s secretary at Saints Peter and Paul Church in San Francisco, and his assistant blogger.   Happy First Anniversary, Father Malloy!   Today is the first anniversary of the rebirth into eternal life of our dear Fr. John Malloy, SDB....

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LIFE Runners A-Cross America Western Arm Relay began today!

Posted on Mar 5, 2014 in 2014 Additional Events, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog

Divine Mercy and LIFE at the Golden Gate Bridge At 6:30AM on a foggy Ash Wednesday morning, a group of young pro-lifers gathered at the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge. The group was there for the start of the West Coast Leg of the LIFE Runners A-Cross America Relay. The LIFE Runners relay is a nationwide event in which LIFE Runners will run 1,103 relay legs of 5K each, covering a total of 4,089 miles over the 40 days of Lent. The East...

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40 Days for LIFE Begins March 5!

Posted on Feb 19, 2014 in 2014 Additional Events, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, International News

March 5, Ash Wednesday, also marks the beginning of one of the most amazing witnesses for Life that there is: 40 Days For Life.  40 Days, which began in 2004, is now in 251 locations in 11 countries around the world–and it is growing every day. But the importance of 40 Days is not in the number of vigils, although that is important, but in the number of people peacefully converted, of hearts changed, of women, and their babies, saved....

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LIFE Runners Begins March 5!

Posted on Feb 19, 2014 in 2014 Additional Events, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog

On March 5, Ash Wednesday, the LIFE Runners A-Cross America Relay begins. (LIFE Runners had a big presence at the Walk for Life West Coast!)  The Facebook event page for the Western Arm of the relay is here.  The Western Arm details are below the video, and you can sign-up to be a LIFE Runner here.     “San Francisco will kick off the West Arm of the LIFE Runners A-Cross America Relay on March 5th! The relay is 40 days of...

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TAC’s Fr. Illo to lead Oratory of St. Philip Neri in San Francisco!

Posted on Feb 13, 2014 in 2014 Walk for Life, Blog

We at the Walk for Life West Coast are enormous fans of Fr. Joseph Illo, the Chaplain of Thomas Aquinas College, who led his students at the Walk (that’s him below) this year. So you know we are thrilled to hear this news! From Fr. Illo’s blog: Appeal for the San Francisco Oratory of St. Philip Neri I’ve been serving as chaplain to Thomas Aquinas College for the last two years and feel greatly privileged to work among such deeply...

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