The January 20, 2023 National March for Life theme has been announced!
On January 20, 2023, rather than marching to the steps of the Supreme Court, where we have for decades asked our highest Court’s Justices to undo the destructive decision that was Roe v. Wade, we will now march to a new front in our battle for life, the steps of the United States Capitol.
tirelessly build a culture of life on Capitol Hill, and advocate for the advancement of federal pro-life policies.
march in our state capitols, urging our state legislators to pass life-saving protections for the unborn.
continue to increase the safety net for moms and babies, especially by supporting pregnancy resource centers and maternity homes in our communities that provide love, compassion, and resources to women, children, and families.
This is the moment we’ve all prayed and worked for: Roe v. Wade has been overturned. Now, in an unprecedented show of unity and collaboration, 30+ top pro-life leaders and organizations are joining together for a movement-wide online event following the Supreme Court’s Dobbs v. Jackson decision, to chart a new path forward in our post-Roe America. YOU — and every other pro-life American — are invited to join this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Here are the event details…What: “Life Beyond Roe” movement-wide webcastDate: This Wednesday, June 29Time: 8–10 PM Eastern (5–7 PM Pacific)Register to attend:https://lifebeyondroe.comRegister for FreeBy attending this historic event, you’ll discover…The Dobbs Decision: Legal experts and scholars will unpack the decision in layman’s terms, helping you to understand what the decision is, what it means, and what’s changingPost-Roe America: Leaders of national groups will address how they’ve prepared for this new landscape, what changes they’re making, and how we can all accelerate life-saving effortsOur Next Steps: By the end of this one-time-only online event, you’ll know exactly how you can change more hearts, save more lives, and build a culture of love and life where you liveRegister for FreeIMPORTANT: Planned Parenthood, the rest of the abortion industry, and their political allies are outraged by the overturning of Roe v. Wade. It’s crucial that pro-life people show up on this webcast in record numbers to send a strong, public message: we’re bringing America back to life. I hope to see you on the webcast!For Life, Jeanne F. Mancini President, March for Life Action
Every year the Washingtonian releases its list of Washington DC’s Top 500 Most Influential People across a variety of sectors, including public policy, law, and finance, among others. This year, I am thrilled to announce that our very own, March for Life president, Jeanne Mancini, is featured on this list of esteemed government, private sector, and nonprofit leaders.
Please join me in congratulating Jeanne!
Over the last decade, the March for Life Education and Defense Fund and March for Life Action have soared to incredible new heights with Jeanne at the helm. The March for Life began nearly 50 years ago after the United States Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade that there is a constitutional right to abortion. What started as a small, annual gathering of pro-life leaders marching on the nation’s capital has grown exponentially.
In fact, the national March for Life, held in January each year, is the largest annual human rights demonstration in the world. We’ve also significantly expanded our impact on the state and local level with a growing number of state marches in capitals across the country.
Though we remain a small but mighty team, the ways in which we have grown are innumerable and unquestionably due to Jeanne’s wise and hopeful stewardship over the last decade.
We are overjoyed that she is being recognized for her astounding impact not just on the March, but on the pro-life movement at large.
Regardless of whether the Supreme Court decides to overturn Roe v. Wade this month, we have big plans for the near and distant future. In a matter of months, we will mark the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade and by the grace of God we will continue to expand our State March program. Our vision is to someday soon have state marches in all fifty states. You can learn more about our State March program here.
These ambitious goals do not, however, come without significant costs. That is why I humbly request that you consider giving to the March for Life today. With momentum on our side and abundant enthusiasm, we would be delighted to partner with you in building a culture of life, so that someday abortion will not be merely illegal, but unthinkable.
There was no room at the Inn for Mary & Joseph all those years ago … BUT … !!!! WE STILL HAVE ROOM ON THE BUS !!!!! …
Bus will leave at 6 am promptly from: St. Francis of Assisi Church 128 Parrott Rd West Nyack, NY 10994
Going home: We will depart from Washington, DC at 6pm / arriving back in West Nyack approx. 11pm
To reserve a spot … please by 1/16/19 … call 845-735-5238 … 845-735-4379 … and 845-425-1322 (para espanol) & call these #’s if you need a sponsor too.
$30 per adult / $15 per child Donations ALWAYS Welcome! Just send to … Rockland RTL / PO Box 9348 / Bardonia, NY 10954 Thanks in advance for your generosity! We count on & depend upon the support of all those who join with us (in person and/or by monetary donation) in this effort to protect the unborn.
Jan. 22 — Verizon FIOS News — Lower Hudson Valley sent out a crew to cover the gathering of prolife supporters in Spring Valley, who gathered outside Planned Parenthood on Perlman Drive to pray. It was on Jan. 22, the true anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in 1973 to legalize abortion in America. (The March for Life this year was on Friday, Jan. 19).
Good for FIOS! Unlike the Journal News/USA Today who didn’t print a word about any March for Life events, but had plenty to say about the Women’s March that took place the next day. And, as usual, the three major TV networks combined — CBS, ABC, and NBC– had less than three minutes of coverage of the March. CBS had nothing at all.
Well, it’s nice to know that balanced journalism is still alive somewhere around here — at local FIOS news.