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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Stellar Pro-Life Webcast on Monday, January 15!

Posted on Jan 2, 2018 in 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

Wow! On Monday, January 15 at 6:00PM, a stellar group of pro-life luminaries will gather in defense of the Black community, and in support of one of America’s greatest pro-life heroes, the Rev. Walter Hoye, Founder and President of the Issues4Life Foundation, at the Martin Luther King, Jr’s Birthday Webcast! Reverend Hoye is a long-time ally of the Walk for Life West Coast and the 2008 recipient (with his wife Lori) of the St. Gianna Molla...

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Traditional Latin Mass Society of SF at the Walk!

Posted on Feb 2, 2016 in 2016 Additional Events, 2016 Info Faire, 2016 Walk for Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award, Walk Latin Mass, Your Photos

Our friends from the Traditional Latin Mass Society were exhibiting at the Info Faire, and always they took great photos. Here’s Sr. Agnes Mary Donovan, receiving the St. Gianna Molla award from our shepherd Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, on behalf of the Sisters of Life: The TLM Society’s blog describes their day (beginning excerpt): It was a full day for us last Saturday (Jan. 23, 2016), as we started the day getting organized...

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Mother Agnes Donovan, S.V. to Receive St. Gianna Molla Award!

Posted on Jan 16, 2016 in 2016 Speakers, 2016 Walk for Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award

One of our favorite of our many favorite events at the Walk for Life West Coast is our annual presentation of the St. Gianna Molla Award for pro-life heroism. The award, named after St. Gianna Molla, the Italian doctor who chose to forego a potentially life-saving medical operation that would have risked the life of her unborn child, has been presented to many worthy recipients over the years: Fr. John Malloy, SDB, founding chaplain of the...

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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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2014 St. Gianna Molla Award winner: Georgette Forney

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 in 2014 Additional Events, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Gianna Molla Award

One of the great honors we have at the Walk for Life West Coast is the annual presentation of the St. Gianna Molla award. The St. Gianna award, named for the Italian doctor who, rather than abort her child when other doctors told her that giving birth would endanger her life, chose life. She chose to give birth, to give life to another, even at the cost of her own. The St. Gianna Molla award is given to persons who have shown through their...

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