Saturday, January 09, 2010

January 2010 Pro-Life Activities

1. Jan. 16: Mini-retreat with Aileen McEntee Carrell
Topic:  Defending life--The new civil rights movement
St. Monica Parish, Mercer Island
Mass for Respect Life Intentions - 8 a.m.
Talk – 9 a.m. in the Family Center
Breakfast Buffet

2. Jan. 19: Washington State March for Life Olympia
Noon
Steps of the Capital Building

3. Jan. 21-22: Prayer Vigil – To mark the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion, St. Monica’s Respect Life Committee is sponsoring an all-night prayer vigil.

Begins: Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 6:00 pm, Thursday, January 21st

Ends: Reposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 7:55 am Friday, January 22nd followed by 8:00 am Mass

WHERE: Saint Monica Catholic Church (Main Sanctuary)
4301 - 88th Ave. SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040
Join us for:

 Rosary at the beginning of every hour

 Silent Adoration

 Chaplet of Divine Mercy (sung) at 3.00 am on Friday

To sign up for a specific time slot, please sign the sheet in the main vestibule, or call Paul at (206) 708-1770.


4. Jan. 25: Pro-Life Rosary with the Knights of Coumbus.
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Woodinville
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.