DAY 5: The next 7 days

Tomorrow we have some inspiring news coming … so watch your inbox! But first I have a question: Have you found your closest 40 Days for Life campaign? Don’t sit this one out! Can’t go to a vigil? You can...

Phoenix, Tempe and Glendale Arizona

Three Phoenix-area campaigns joined together to start this 40 Days for Life campaign … with help from Catholic Bishop Thomas Olmsted (center) and 40 Days for Life board chair Matt Britton (third from left). “We had a blessed night full...

Newburgh, New York

The Newburgh team is on board for its eleventh 40 Days for Life vigil. At the campaign kickoff, one of the Newburgh leaders said “it was a blessing to be led in prayer and hear the Word of God from...

DAY 4: 354 cities … 25 countries

After we launched 40 Days for Life nationally in 2007 … the world came knocking. This campaign, we welcome three new countries … and they’re on three different continents: Malawi in Africa Paraguay in South America Switzerland in Europe Faithful...

Perth, Australia

The 40 Days for Life campaign is back in Perth for a seventh Lenten vigil. Jo, the Perth coordinator, gave a shout out to Bob, one of their most determined volunteers, who had been praying at the vigil “for five...

Christchurch, New Zealand

The volunteers in Christchurch have started their fourth 40 Days for Life campaign with great enthusiasm. “And what a huge success it was,” said one of the team members. “We had honking with cheering and waving … and we have...

Jos, Nigeria

Jos is again emphasizing community outreach in this, its sixth 40 Days for Life campaign. Maureen, the local coordinator, and her team held a presentation for students at a school in the area … and she said it was quite...

DAY 3: Fake news in Great Britain

Harassment. Intimidation. Provocation. That’s how the British media has labeled your vigil presence in their headline news. The only problem is … none of it is true! One British paper quoted a spokesman for the BPAS abortion center in Portsmouth:...

Hempstead, New York

Around 85 faithful volunteers – including members of Pro Bikers for Life – helped launch the 40 Days for Life campaign outside Planned Parenthood in Hempstead. Michael, the local campaign coordinator, called it a “great day.” After gathering at a...

Subotica, Serbia

As the 40 Days for Life vigil started in Subotica, the campaign’s spiritual advisor asked God’s blessing on all the volunteers. The volunteers, in turn, wanted to extend that blessing “to all passers-by, to all hospital staff – and to...