Chicago, IL – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, will
help to kick off opening rallies for the 40 Days for Life Campaign this
Wednesday, September 26, in Chicago in the morning and in Amarillo, Texas, in
the evening. For the next 40 days, he and his pastoral team will travel to
many of the other sites around the country where people will gather at local
abortion centers to pray.
“Our media are the streets,” Fr. Pavone declared in a special statement
today. “Abortion will end when the People of God say so. Now is the
time for people of every religious and political background to join together to
stop the killing. When we come out on the streets, we always win.
Fewer babies die and more consciences are stirred to action, starting with our
The Silent No More Awareness Campaign, a project of Priests for Life and
Anglicans for Life, will likewise be present at many of the sites where people
will pray and witness during these 40 days. The SNMAC gives women and men
who regret their involvement with abortion an opportunity to share their
testimonies at public gatherings.
Priests for Life also provides
resources for prayer and preaching all year round to individuals and Churches,
to assist their pro-life ministries.
Priests for Life is the nation's largest
Catholic pro-life organization dedicated to ending abortion and euthanasia. For
more information, visit