Bishop Michael Barber reflects on the Walk

Posted on Jan 27, 2015 in 2015 Stand Up4Life, 2015 Walk for Life, 2015 Walk Photos, Blog, Stand Up 4Life, Walk for Life Bishops | 0 comments

Oakland’s wonderful young Bishop Michael Barber posts his reflections on the Walk for Life West Coast over at his blog. His Excellency also attended the Reverend Walter Hoye’s Stand Up4 Life March and Conversations 4Life Dinner in Oakland on January 23, and he talks about that, too. Here’s his thoughts on the Walk: After Mass I walked down to the SFO Civic Center for the Rally.  What most impressed me were the quality of the...

Read More

Walk For Life Media Team Checking in!

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Papal Nuncio, Walk for Life Bishops, Walk for Life Media, Walk for Life Media Team, Walk for Life Religious Leaders | 0 comments

The boys from the Walk for Life Media Team are checking in with their photos. Here’s a selection from WFL Media Team veteran Darwin Sayo: The Rally. Click on the image for a really large version. Reverend Walter Hoye greets Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, the Papal Nuncio. Catholic lay Pro-Life Evangelist Richard Lane with Oakland’s Bishop Michael Barber.   Bishop Barber blesses a faithful young man!   Walk co-chairs...

Read More

Great photos of the Walk for Life West Coast from Jose Aguirre

Posted on Jan 25, 2015 in 2015 Speakers, 2015 Walk for Life, 2015 Walk Photos, Blog, Walk for Life Bishops, Walk for Life Religious Leaders | 0 comments

Jose covers the Walk for Catholic San Francisco, but we got permission to use a few. If you republish, please credit Jose Aguirre/Catholic San Francisco. Click the image for a larger version.   Our good shepherd, Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone was beaming! And why not? Here’s what he was looking at!   Walk speaker and proud Mom Rebekah Buell. If you did not hear her testimony at the Walk, it is a must. We’ll have video up...

Read More

Papal Nuncio to Join Walk with Message from Pope Francis!

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Holy Father, Papal Nuncio, Walk for Life Bishops |

Great news! Valerie Schmalz writes in today’s Catholic San Francisco:  Papal Nuncio to bring message from Pope Francis to Walk for Life Jan. 24 The pope’s diplomatic representative to the U.S. will read a message of support from Pope Francis at the Walk for Life West Coast Jan. 24. Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, apostolic nuncio to the United States, will attend the Walk for Life this year, according to the office of San Francisco...

Read More

Archbishop Cordileone’s Walk for Life West Coast homily

Posted on Feb 5, 2014 in 2014 Additional Events, 2014 Speakers, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Walk for Life Bishops, Walk for Life Religious Leaders | 0 comments

This week’s Catholic San Francisco has the transcript of the great homily given by San Francisco’s Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone at Mass before the Walk for Life West Coast. Our good shepherd, joined by 17 concelebrating bishops, and a St. Mary’s Cathedral packed to overflowing with the faithful, hit it out of the ballpark. His Excellency’s words have been noted far and wide. Here is the beginning of the homily, but be...

Read More

“Young people now realize what’s been done to their generation”

Posted on Jan 29, 2014 in 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Walk for Life Bishops, Walk for Life Religious Leaders | 0 comments

Thoughtful reflections from our good Archbishop on the Walk for Life West Coast. Calif. Archbishop says pro-life walk shows movement’s strength San Francisco, Calif., Jan 29, 2014 / 04:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Walk for Life West Coast held each year in San Francisco is an important opportunity for those in the western U.S. to demonstrate their solidarity with the unborn, according to the city’s archbishop. “The main purpose it...

Read More