March 1 – April 9

College Park, MD United States

Take a stand for life

From March 1 to April 9, 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
Metropolitan Family Planning Clinic
5915 Greenbelt Road
College Park, Maryland

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Local Events

Mar 26, 2017
2:45 PM

Living Rosary - Large Group Prayer

People of all faiths are invited to come join us. This is the large 100-foot long 'rosary set' that is known as the 'Living Rosary' because we are a collective of as many as 60 persons praying at one time, with one person in sequence, being a leader for each of the sixty short prayers. For information, phone Tom, 240-593-6982. Sponsored by the Patuxent Council, Knights of Columbus.
Apr 02, 2017
3:00 PM

Jericho Walk

For persons who are able to walk for 90-minutes this is a peaceful way to pray to end abortion about the neighborhood streets of the abortion facility. Rev. Deacon Bob Gignilliat will be our spiritual leader for this prayer event. We walk from the Vigil Site to 60th Ave. to Seminole and then to 59th Ave. and return to Vigil Site on Greenbelt Road. We repeat this cycle six times, while praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet and additional prayers. For information, phone Tom, 240-593-6982.
Apr 05, 2017
11:45 AM

Sanctity of Life Prayer Service

We assemble at 11:45am Wednesday APRIL 5th at the public sidewalk. Our prayer leader is Fr. Tom LaHood (Pastor, St. Mary of Assumption Church). Prayers, hymns, and homily. People of all faiths are invited! For information, phone Regina, 301-627-3255.
Apr 09, 2017
2:45 PM

Memorial for the Unborn - Closing Prayer Service

People of all faiths join us in this memorial group prayer led by an ordained minister starting at 3:00pm SUN APRIL 9TH. This liturgy was prepared by a nationally recognized post-abortive woman some ten years ago. We pray in reparation for all the sins of abortion and acknowledge our individual complicity however small in the perpetuation of the culture of convenience. For Info phone Tom, 240-593-6982.
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