Pray and Fast: 40 Days for Life

September 20, 2019


Wednesday, September 25 - Sunday, November 3

Pray and fast for an end to abortion in our community. Peaceful prayer vigils will be held from 7 AM to 7 PM every day at Planned Parenthood of Columbia. The Catholic churches in our area will specifically be praying at that location on Saturdays. Sign up after Mass on the weekends of 9/28-29 and 10/5-6.

The Respect Life Committee at The Basilica of Saint Peter is also offering or promoting the following activities designed to educate and inspire us during the 40 days:


Holy Hour with Adoration I
Thursday, September 26
following the Noon Mass
in the Basilica


Book Discussion
Thursdays during October | 11 - 11:45 AM
in the Conference Room
Shockwaves: Abortion's Wider Circle of Victims
Books available in the church office for anyone who wishes to read or participate in the discussion.
Life Chain
Sunday, October 6 | 2 - 3 PM
at Forest Drive and Beltline Boulevard
Join the faithful from around Columbia and hold signs that promote a pro-life message.


Rosary Vigil for Life

Saturday, October 12 | 8 - 9 AM

Planned Parenthood of Columbia


Tour: Birthright of Columbia
Saturday, October 19 | 10 AM
Birthright of Columbia
Learn more about this important pro-life organization that ministers to women and girls facing an unplanned or difficult pregnancy.

Holy Hour with Adoration II
Date and time TBD

Contact Marilyn Gray for more information.






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