October is Respect Life Month and, to support this amazing cause, Notre Dame, led by our Respect Life Group, is participating in the 40 Days for Life Fall Campaign. Starting today, September 28th, and going until November 6th, the 40 Days for Life is an internationally coordinated 40-day campaign that aims to end abortion locally through prayer and fasting, community outreach, and a peaceful all-day vigil in front of abortion businesses. Continue reading for the various ways you can get involved in the fight for life at Notre Dame.
Keep an eye out after mass for the Respect Life Group’s baby bottle drive. Throughout the month of October, collect your spare change in a baby bottle to be donated to Alternative Pregnancy Centers for mothers struggling through their pregnancies. Click the button below for more info.
Lauren Castillo (our Deacon Ernie’s daughter) is going to be speaking about “How to Engage in Conversations Defending the Sanctity of Life,” at Light of the World Parish in Littleton from 6-8 PM. Come for great conversation, a wonderful talk, and a happy hour! Click on the button below for more info.
There will be a Eucharistic procession & benediction at the Stapleton Planned Parenthood on Saturday, October 1st from 10-11. For more information on how you can attend this event and support the fight for life or if you’re looking for general resources to help fight for life click on the attached PDF and links from 40 Days for Life, The United Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Alternative Pregnancy Center.