September 26 - November 4

Toledo, OH United States

Take a stand for life

From September 26 to November 4, 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
Capital Care Network
1160 West Sylvania Avenue
Toledo, Ohio

Parking is available in empty lot across N. Haven Avenue next to Capital Care. The lot is gravel and contains the "Your First Look" Billboard. The owner of the lot is pro-life.

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Local Events

Oct 24, 2018
6:00 PM

Youth Vigil for Life

On Wednesday October 24 at 6 PM come out to pray for LIFE with students and young adults from high schools, colleges, and other youth from around Northwest Ohio!

We will meet at the parking lot across the street from the last remaining abortion facility in Northwest Ohio (Capital Care Network 1160 West Sylvania Avenue).

We will have a local priest lead us in prayer. After prayer, all are invited for fellowship with free pizza, ice cream, and hot chocolate at St. Catherine's Parish, 4555 N. Haven Ave., Toledo!

Also all who come will be entered to win free gift cards! Come out, pray, and invite all your friends!

For more information contact Erin Hrivnak at the Facebook Page for the event:
Oct 29, 2018
3:00 PM

Rest and Hope Retreat

The purpose of the retreat is to help those in the pro-life movement in our area find ‘rest and hope’ in the Lord.

Fr. Nathan Cromly, CSJ will be our retreat leader. Retreat is open to all denominations. We will have a Catholic Mass at the retreat which all are welcome to attend.

The retreat will take place at St. Joan of Arc Parish, 5856 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo Ohio 43608.

To attend please email Peter Range at and if you are able to pay please send cash or check of $20 to Catholic Charities c/o Peter Range at 1933 Spielbusch Ave., Toledo. Be sure to include your name, and if writing a check please put "Rest and Hope Retreat" in the memo line.

Any questions, contact Peter Range at 419-214-4933.

Tentative schedule:

3:00 pm: Welcome and Introduction
3:15 pm: Talk 1: Finding Rest in the Lord
3:45 pm: Reconciliation – Reflection Time - Adoration
4:45 pm: Mass
5:30 pm: Talk 2: True Hope in Christ
6:00 pm: Simple supper
6:45 pm: Closing Remarks and dismissal
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