Hope in action

This is indeed the week that changed the world … the week in which we pin our hope as we prepare for the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. He is the source of this work … and He...

DAY 41: Results!

The largest (and, in many places, the coldest) Lenten 40 Days for Life campaign so far has ended – thank you for helping save so many lives! We have a big event coming up to share the life-saving results …...

Cincinnati, Ohio

A woman outside the Planned Parenthood abortion center told 40 Days for Life participants in Cincinnati that she is pregnant … and a Christian. “She’d had an abortion before and said she would never do that again,” a volunteer related,...

Boston, Massachusetts

As a small group prayed outside Planned Parenthood in Boston, a woman walked out of the building … and over to them. “She was beaming, radiant with joy,” said one of the vigil participants, “and just had to share her...

Memphis, Tennessee

“It was abortion day at Planned Parenthood,” said Kathy in Memphis. “It is always heartbreaking seeing the ladies leave,” she said. “The look on their faces is that of horror, shock, pain … and deep sadness.” Occasionally, though, there are...

DAY 40: Just being there

We’ve heard the story so many times. “If only someone had been there,” a mother will say, “I may have never gone in for my abortion.” If only … What if … It might have been different. For 40 days,...

Lawndale, California

It was raining when 40 Days for Life volunteers noticed a woman walking slowly towards the entrance of the building. They asked if she had an appointment for an abortion. She said “yes” … and burst into tears. She was...

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

“The weather was cold enough to chill the bones,” said Dan in Milwaukee, “but those that went out earlier must have warmed up the sidewalks with their prayer!” He spoke to a young woman who was on her way out...

DAY 39: Before, during and after

At 40 Days for Life vigils, we are there before, during and after a woman chooses abortion. We are there to offer the last hope for the babies, to be there in solidarity with them as they lose their lives...