DAY 34: “We’re having a baby!”

We are in the home stretch of this 40 Days for Life campaign! And so far, we know of 403 babies spared from abortion since Day 1! Here are some stories about last-minute decisions … for life! El Paso, Texas...

El Paso, Texas

Family members praying at the 40 Days for Life vigil watched as a car with a young woman and her mother drove slowly past them. A few minutes later, they returned … and entered the abortion center. The volunteers reacted...

Falls Church, Virginia

Ruby in Falls Church says 40 Days for Life volunteers spoke to a young man walking towards the abortion center, asking if he knew someone who was there for an abortion. He said he did, and he was waiting for...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, Monique tells of a young woman that 40 Days for Life volunteers directed to a local pregnancy care center. She confided in the counselors that she’s overwhelmed by the idea of raising another baby … but once she...

DAY 33: Say “si” to life

There are 354 locations for the current 40 Days for Life campaign — and 55 of them are in Latin America! We have 26 vigils in Colombia, 25 in Mexico and one each in Argentina, Bolivia, Guatemala and Paraguay …...

DAY 32: Irish joy

The Irish usually enjoy a little persecution. As the Irish poet William Butler Yeats famously said, “The Irish have an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustains them through temporary periods of joy.” The Irish also have a gift for not...

DAY 31: Finish strong!

We’re in the home stretch — and your presence is needed! Sheila, the 40 Days for Life leader in Manchester, New Hampshire, had a simple question for people in her community: “Can you be a witness to the sanctity of...

Orange, California

Two couples said “yes” to life at the 40 Days for Life vigil in Orange! A man and woman who’d parked in front of Planned Parenthood agreed to talk to a volunteer … who immediately asked a priest who was...

Hollywood, Florida

After some challenging days outside the Woman’s Center abortion facility, the Hollywood team had some great news to report. “We had a save!” said Nancy, the local coordinator. Volunteers prayed as a mother and daughter arrived. After a while, the...

DAY 30: Winter is still here

Winter storms are, in some cases, saving lives! We said this would be the coldest 40 Days for Life campaign yet … and unfortunately, that has been true for many locations. And it’s almost St. Patrick’s Day! There is no...