St. Gianna Molla Award to Joe Scheidler at #walkforlifewc

Posted on Jan 28, 2018 in 2018 Speakers, 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award, Praise God

We will have the stirring words from all our wonderful speakers up soon, but we must begin by thanking Mr. Joseph Scheidler, the grandfather of America’s pro-life movement, for joining us. We were honored to be able to award Grandpa Joe the St. Gianna Molla Award for pro-life heroism. Here’s Walk for Life West Coast co-chairs Dolores Meehan and Eva Muntean presenting the award. It is impossible to overstate the level of respect...

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“The only position on campus where students are criticized for defending science” Shawn Carney at #walkforlifewc

Posted on Jan 24, 2018 in 2018 Scholarship Contest, 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Blog, High Schoolers for Life!, Students For Life

  Shawn Carney, President of 40 Days for Life announces the presentation of the new 40 Days for Life scholarship at the Walk for Life West Coast:   Hostile Campuses Inspire New Scholarship: 40 Days for Life Launching Exclusive College Scholarship at Walk for Life West Coast Contact: Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life, 979-574-8711 “The idea that college campuses are tolerant or open to all ideas is laughable. The hostility shown to...

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‘Abortion in the Black community is a form of genocide’ StandUp4Life Rally THIS FRIDAY! #walkforlifewc

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 in 2018 Speakers, 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award, Priests for Life, Stand Up 4Life, Walk for Life Additional Events, Walk for Life Religious Leaders

This Friday January 26, the Rev. Walter Hoye, long-time ally of the Walk for Life West Coast, and (with his wife Lori) the 2008 recipient of the Walk’s St. Gianna Molla Award for pro-life heroism, will host the annual StandUp4Life Rally and Walk at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza, in front of Oakland’s City Hall. The rally will begin at 12:30 PM. From the Issues4Life Mission Statement: “We walk because abortion in the Black community is a form of...

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Look Who’s Coming to the Walk: St. Rose of Lima from Paso Robles!

Posted on Jan 16, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Alianza con Dios por la Vida, Blog, En Espanol, Walk for Life Religious Leaders, Your Stories

Bless their hearts! The Respect Life Ministry of St. Rose of Lima Church in Paso Robles, CA have chartered a bus for the 200-mile journey to San Francisco for the Walk for Life West Coast, to stand for the least among us. Here’s a picture of some Rose of Lima folks at the 2017 Walk: And just saw on their website: they have Perpetual Adoration! Have you noticed how many parishes coming to the Walk have Adoration? We spoke with Mary Baxstresser,...

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Abortionists that had Rev. Walter Hoye Arrested out of Business #wflwc

Posted on Jan 15, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Blog, Stand Up 4Life

And remember, Walter’s webcast is TONIGHT! On Sunday, January 14, 2018 this short email was sent out by an East Bay pro-life activist: “A small group of friends have been praying in front of this clinic since 2009 (this is where Walter was arrested) in Oakland, near Jack London square. We went to pray Saturday, as usual.  It was closed, as it sometimes is.   After I left, Felix and Sherry went across the street and saw this sign (that the...

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Look Who’s Coming to the Walk! Diocese of Fargo!

Posted on Jan 11, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, 40 Days For Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award, Your Stories

Colleen Samson, a dedicated pro-lifer, 40 Days for Lifer, and a Board member of the St. Gianna Maternity home from the. Diocese of Fargo, ND, and a friend, will be joining us at the Walk! The diocese of Fargo is shepherded by good Bishop John T. Folda. Colleen told us:  This is my first time in San Francisco, although I have been to the March for Life in Washington DC a number of times. I am coming with a young lady—it’s a duet!  The timeframe...

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