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by Gail Finke When the streetlight went dark before the end of the one-hour rally marking the opening of 40 Days for Life Cincinnati fall campaign, organizers passed out a few candles and continued in the darkness. 40 Days for Life co-founder and national president Shawn Carney joined more than

  The national 40 Days for Life fall prayer campaign begins today, with a special event at the Cincinnati location – 40 Days for Life president and co-founder Shawn Carney will speak at the kickoff rally in front of the Planned Parenthood abortion center in Mt. Auburn.   The rally

Rachel Statue Gate of Heaven Cemetery (D Tinsman Photo)
By Gail Finke Saturday is the 5th annual National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. Sponsored nationally by Citizens for a Pro-Life Society, Priests for Life, and the Pro-Life Action League, the day was established so that prayer services would be said at the graves of aborted children, and at

Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr will celebrate Mass at the Greater Cincinnati “mini-March for Life” to the nearby Planned Parenthood abortion center. Youth groups and teams from both sides of the Ohio River encouraged to attend. Mass begins at 8 am, with the Rosary Procession immediately following Mass, and Benediction at the Church after

40 Days for Life – Cincinnati’s Spring Prayer Campaign will end on Palm Sunday with prayers of thanksgiving and a special ecumenical Way of the Cross.  It will begin at the parking lot of Holy Name Church parking lot and process to Planned Parenthood, praying an ecumenical set of prayers and readings

A man holds a Rosary during the 10th Annual Cincinnati Rosary Crusade on Fountain Square Saturday, October 8, 2016. (CT Photo/E.L. Hubbard)
By Gail Deibler Finke Whether you’re looking for an at-home event to attend in solidarity with the March for Life in Washington, D.C., or you want to become a more active witness for the dignity of life throughout the year, Greater Cincinnati offers many ongoing seasonal, and one-time pro-life events

The Spring campaign will begin with a motivational hour of prayer, scripture, song and practical information about standing in peaceful public prayer witness for Life.  Father. Matt Cushing, pastor of St. Anthony Parisian Taylor Mill, Ky., will lead prayers.  Our speaker is Laura Strietmann of Ruah Woods, a nationally known organization that continues to expand

A Cincinnait–area retreat for all who have lost a child due to abortion (fathers, grandparents, siblings, etc.). You and your sorrows are not forgotten. The location is confidential. Start time approximate; for  information contactthe Project Rachel Help Line, 513.784.0531. No fee; donations accepted.  

Join 40 Days for Life – Cincinnati  for the last monthly interim prayer vigil hour before the 40 Days for Life campaign begins.  All are welcome, especially if you are unable to sign up for prayer hours during the 12-hour daily vigils of the 40 Days for Life campaign.  This

By Gail Finke St Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson issued a statement Monday vigorously opposing a proposal by two city alderman to make St. Louis a “sanctuary city for abortion.” In December, the two aldermen were the lead sponsors of a bill that would and add “pregnancy and reproductive health decisions”