Advocates of Life

Jan. 22: NYC Pro-Life Mass and Procession

 January 22, 2013 @ 7:00 am

January 22nd marks the 40th Anniversary of the tragic Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.

It is observed as a particular day of penance for violations to the dignity of the human person committed through acts of abortion, and of prayer for the full restoration of the legal guarantee of the right to life.

Mass - 7:00am at St. Patrick’s Cathedral (5th Ave and 50th St.) New York City

Main Celebrant – Timothy Cardinal Dolan


Rosary Procession and Witness for Life – 7:30am (following Mass) meet on steps of the Cathedral on corner of 50th St. and 5th Ave.


Following Mass we will meet in front of St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Fr. Fidelis Moscinski, C.F.R. and Msgr. Phillip Reilly will lead us in a Rosary Procession and Prayerful Witness for Life to a local abortion clinic (Sponsored by the Helpers of God’s Precious Infants). Our morning should be complete by approximately 9:30am.

       Afternoon of Prayer Remembrance 2013

Attend Oral Arguments in NYC to Put 'Choose Life' Plates on Road

 

Attend the legal defense oral arguments for The Children First Foundation's Choose Life Plates' 8-year federal lawsuit at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - 500 Pearl Street (9th floor) in Lower Manhattan this Tuesday, December 11th, 2:00 p.m. Here's Dr. Rex's latest update:

You are invited to attend the historic legal defense by the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) of our 8-year federal lawsuit seeking the approval of the pro-adoption "Choose Life" License Plate in New York State.
 
Oral arguments will be presented in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit located at 500 Pearl Street (9th floor) in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday, December 11 at 2 PM.
 
Please read about this important legal battle as beautifully explained in the most recent editorial of Catholic New York: http://www.cny.org/stories/Put-Choose-Life-Plates-on-Road,8477
 
Then join us, if you can, and bring family and friends - and even high schools! - to show your support!
 
Everyone is invited to attend: high school and college students studying US History and Government, Parish Respect Life Committees, Pregnancy Centers and their supporters, pro-life and pro-family organizations are all encouraged to spread the word (please forward this email!) and come fill the Courtroom to show your support for life, liberty, freedom of speech and equal justice as protected by the US Constitution!
 
WHEN: Tuesday, December 11 at 2:00 PM (please plan to arrive early and bring ID)
 
WHERE: The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit located at 500 Pearl Street (9th floor) in Lower Manhattan near Foley Square. See the directions below for easy public transportation and by car.
 
 
 
For more information about this 11-year effort, visit: http://www.thechildrenfirst.org/home0.aspx
 
Thank you so much! With your help New York may soon become the 30th "Choose Life State" in America!
 
Sincerely for Life,

Elizabeth B. Rex

Elizabeth B. Rex, PhD
President and Co-Founder
The Children First Foundation

Cell: 914-629-3710