September 27 – November 5

Boston, MA United States

Take a stand for life

From September 27 to November 5, our community will take part in 40 Days for Life … a groundbreaking, coordinated international  mobilization. We pray that, with God’s help, this will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in our city — and beyond.

Vigil Location

Public right-of-way outside
Planned Parenthood
1055 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts

We gather on the sidewalk which is very wide there. Please be sure not to block foot traffic or people entering the building.

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Local Events

Sep 24, 2017
4:00 PM

Prayer Launch

Please join us to get the campaign off to a good start! This is our only event at Betania 2, 154 Summer St., Medway, MA

4:00 PM Mass with Fr. Dermot Roach
5:00 PM Guest Speaker Teresa Tomeo

Teresa Tomeo is the best-selling author and syndicated Catholic talk show host of "Catholic Connections", heard daily on over 500 radio stations worldwide, including SiriusXM Satelite Radio. Her TV show, ‘The Catholic View for Women," is seen twice weekly on EWTN.

A light meal will follow. No charge for this event.
Sep 27, 2017
3:00 PM

Campaign Kick-Off

Campaign Kick-Off on the sidewalk in front of Planned Parenthood.
Come and be inspired with prayer and a speaker as one of our Boston Franciscans stands up and gives witness to life.
Sep 29, 2017
7:00 PM

Friday Night Candlelight Vigil

Weekly Friday night Candlelight Vigil. Come pray the Holy Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet for life on the sidewalk outside Planned Parenthood.
Parking meters free after 6:00 pm.
Sep 30, 2017
10:30 AM

Saturday Morning Spanish Vigil

Weekly Spanish Vigil on the sidewalk outside Planned Parenthood. Come pray the Holy Rosary and the Divine Mercy chaplet and give witness to life.
Oct 01, 2017
1:00 PM

Massachusetts March for Life

The annual Mass. March for Life is scheduled for Sunday,October 1.
For info, go to
Because of this event, there will be no Family Vigil at Planned Parenthood this day. Come march with us on Boston Common!
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