Prolifers Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

IMG_5046Marching under the ‘Respect Life’ banner, 25 prolife supporters carried their message to the thousands of spectators, lining the streets of Pearl River for the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade Sunday.

The Marchers represented various Rockland prolife organizations including the 40 Days for Life campaign, Divine Mercy, and the Rockland Right to Life Committee.


Joe O’Brien, Arlette and Howie Phillips, Haverstraw Supervisor

Howie Phillips, Haverstraw Supervisor, and his wife, Arlette, marched with the Respect Life again this year.

The grand marshal of the parade was Msgr. Ed Weber, former Vicar of Rockland and pastor of St. Francis of Assisi in W. Nyack, a strong supporter of prolife efforts in the county.

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The photos below are courtesy of photojournalist Bob Reers of Pearl River.