“It’s important for all of us to remember why we are here…We need to bring to attention that there are those literally struggling to come into the world. We can’t sit still.” – Cardinal Blase Cupich, March for Life Chicago 2016
Unite in Prayer for Life with Cardinal Cupich by attending a “Mass for Life” on January 14th, before the March for Life Chicago!
Mass for Life at the Cathedral with Cardinal Cupich
Holy Name Cathedral
730 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
Sunday, Jan 14th at 11:00AM
323 W. Illinois Street, Chicago
11:45 AM Kevin Matthews leads “The Rosary for Life”
12:15PM Mass for Life
St. Peter’s Church
110 W. Madison Street, Chicago
12:30PM Mass for life
Celebrant: Fr. Kurt Hartrich, O.F.M, Pastor
615 W. Oakwood Blvd.
11:30AM Mass for Life
Celebrant: Fr. Andrew Smith, Pastor
St. Constance Parish
5834 W. Strong Street, Chicago
10:30 Mass for Life
Celebrant: Fr. Tad Dziesko, Pastor
Out of State Masses
Gary, Indiana – TBA
INFORMATION FOR PARISHES
For information on 2018 March for Life Masses or to include your parish, please call 312-534-5355.
Youth Rally & Mass
Where: The Frances Xavier Warde Catholic School (Auditorium) The school right next to Holy Name Cathedral.
Address: 751 North State Street Chicago, IL 60654
Time: 8 a.m. door opens (ends with the Mass for Life at Holy Name Cathedral 11 a.m.)
Cost: $10 per ticket (lunch option is separate)
Keynote speakers: Greg and Lizzie of Dumbox Ministries
Other Resources for a Mass for Life
Reflection on Pilgrimage – Fr. James Heyd (Download PDF)
Renew the Church Materials from the Archdiocese of Chicago
Pro-Life Homilies and Materials
The Gospel of Life and Missionary Discipleship by the Most Reverend Bishop David L. Ricken, DD, JCL (download)
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops www.usccb.org/respectlife
(homily helps, pages 6-7; intercessions, pages 8-9; post-abortion materials, page 11)
The Book of Blessings – Roman Ritual (Catholic Book Publishing, Co., 1989, pp. 259-264).
Shantigarh: Requiem for the Unborn (See on YouTube)
“Some are born great. Others have greatness thrust upon them. Others are unborn. Their destiny in our hands.” (January 19, 2008, Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels)