Half a MILLION Marcha por la Vida in Lima, Peru!

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, International News, Praise God |

Wow! Bless their hearts! On March 21 500,000 Peruvians took to the streets of Lima in defense of the littlest among us: ACI Prensa has the story, in Spanish, and of course it has been picked up in lots of places. You can learn more about the Marcha at their website: http://marchaporlavidalima.org/ And be sure to mark your calendars to join us for the 12 Annual Walk for Life West Coast in San Francisco on January 23, 2016!...

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Beautiful!!! Walk video from St. Thomas Aquinas Youth Group

Posted on Feb 14, 2015 in 2015 Additional Events, 2015 Video, 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God, Students For Life |

One of my favorite Walk for Life West Coast videos from this year, for sure. The Thomas Aquinas Youth Group is not the same group as our friends from Thomas Aquinas College, but is a youth group from a St. Thomas Aquinas and surrounding parishes in Palo Alto, joined by the St. Margaret Mary Youth Group from Oakland. The video was put together by Joey Zarate, one of the adults who helps the youth. Beautiful job, Joey!  ...

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YOUR Stories: “I was your opposition…”

Posted on Jan 29, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God, Your Stories | 0 comments

This beautiful story, from a Walk volunteer, is why we Walk without confrontation, with love, with open hands of invitation and hope to those who oppose us.   I was so very distracted on Saturday as I was running around, that I almost missed a very special moment of grace!  At one point even, when I went back to get the WFL Rally Speakers from the spot where I’d left them near the EWTN stage (and none of them were there,  I was...

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America’s Pro-Life Week kicks off nationwide!

Posted on Jan 17, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God |

Today our Catholic Bishops opened the nationwide 9 Days For Life of prayer, penance, and pilgrimage to end the horror of legalized abortion. Also today, many cities and towns across the countries hosted marches and rallies for the protection of the unborn, the poorest and most marginalized people in America: the only group of innocent people it is perfectly legal to kill. Check out the stories and photos of various pro-life events held today...

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New Pro-Life Coordinator for San Jose to lead buses to Walk for Life West Coast!

Posted on Dec 15, 2014 in 2015 Additional Events, 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God | 0 comments

This is a first, from the Diocese of San Jose! Valley Catholic, the Diocesan newspaper reports: Christine Vincent joins DSJ in newly created position of Coordinator for Humanity and Life Ministries By Liz Sullivan Spend a few minutes with Christine Vincent and you will feel her passion for the Catholic Church and understand she is the perfect person for her new job. On December 1, Vincent joined the Diocese of San Jose in the newly created...

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Interfaith Pro-Life Youth Rally THIS SATURDAY!

Posted on Nov 6, 2014 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Fr. Aris Metrakos, Praise God, Walk for Life Religious Leaders | 0 comments

A great event for our young people!   The San Francisco Interfaith Committee for Life will host an all-day Pro-Life ecumenical event for teens Saturday, November 8, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at San Francisco’s Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 999 Brotherhood Way. (The Pastor of Holy Trinity, our dear friend Fr. Aris Metrakos, gave the invocation at the 2013 Walk fro Life West Coast). Entitled “Zoe” (Life in Greek),  this rally will utilize...

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