In the spotlight this week: March for Life, COVID-19 and the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
“The beatitudes are the new standards that dare to suggest that we are to view life itself and our opinions about other people in a different way,” Washington Cardinal Wilton Gregory said.
This year’s national rally and march is planned for Jan. 29, but it will be livestreamed, with pro-life advocates across the country asked to participate virtually.
President Donald Trump said Sept. 23 he would sign an executive order to “ensure that all precious babies born alive, no matter their circumstances, receive the medical care that they deserve.”
The Sept. 10 announcement of the theme for the March for Life — “Together Strong: Life Unites” — made it clear the annual national event, in some form, will proceed next Jan. 29.
In the midst of the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall and march to the Supreme Court are still scheduled for Jan. 29.
The Washington Post settled a defamation lawsuit with the family of Nicholas Sandmann July 24, 2020.
St. Cloud Cathedral High School students attended the pro-life prayer service at the Cathedral of St. Paul and the MCCL March for Life at the Capitol Jan. 22.