Respect Life COmmittee: PRAYER

2nd Saturday Rosary:  The Rosary for Life is prayed at various abortuary sites every Saturday in Montgomery County.  Holy Cross Respect Life members are encouraged to attend on the 2nd Saturday of the month. 

March for Life Events in January:  On January 22, parish students go to the Verizon Center for the Youth Rally and Mass with the Cardinal. The Adult and Family Mass and Rally at St. Matthew’s Cathedral is held on the morning of the March for Life to pray for an end to abortion and to promote a culture of life in our country. The March for Life in Washington, DC is a  peaceful demonstration that is a witness to the truth concerning the greatest human rights violation of our time, legalized abortion on demand.

Maryland March for Life:  In March, individuals, families, and organizations from around the state gather in Annapolis in support of the cause of Life. Events include a Youth Rally, a Mass at St. Mary’s, a march to the State House, a Rally at Lawyer’s Mall, and a Chick-Fil-A supper at St. Mary's. 

40 Days for Life:  This is a community-based campaign that uses prayer, fasting, and peaceful vigil to end abortion.