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October 05, 2014
2014-10-05 2014-10-05 America/New_York Respect Life Sunday and Prayer Chains Private

Respect Life Sunday and Prayer Chains

Prayer Chains Planned for Respect Life Weekend

Pro-life Prayer Chains are planned for the first weekend in October at various parishes and locations within the five-county area of the Diocese of Palm Beach in observance of Respect Life Sunday which occurs on Sunday, October 5. Respect Life Sunday is the first Sunday of October in which Catholics celebrate life and participate in pro-life events. October is also part of Respect Life Month designated as such by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops to encourage all to reflect during the entire month in a special way on the respect for all life and the dignity of all life.

 

The Prayer Life Chains have been arranged through Catholic Charities Respect Life Office. Below is a partial list. Please check with your parish office or parish bulletin for any additionally planned activities and prayerful events. Information is also available on the diocesan Events Calendar at www.diocesepb.org/events or www.catholiccharitiesdpb.org or by contacting Don Kazimir in the Respect Life Office at 561-360-3328.

 

Sunday, Oct. 5: Various locations

 

Time: 2 – 3 p.m., Delray Beach

Location: Corner of West Atlantic Ave. and State Rd. 441. This Prayer Chain is planned by Our Lady Queen of Peace Church.
 

Time: 2 – 3 p.m., Delray Beach

Location: Corner of Federal Highway and Linton Boulevard. This Prayer Chain is planned by St. Vincent Ferrer Church.

 

Time: 2 – 3 p.m., Jensen Beach

Location: U.S. Highway 1 between Baker Road and the Roosevelt Bridge. This Prayer Chain is hosted by St. Martin de Porres Church.

 

Time 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Palm Beach Gardens

Location: Cathedral of St. Ignatius Loyola at 9999 N. Military Trail. Prayer Chain will be along Military Trail in front of the Cathedral.

 

Time: 2 – 3:30 p.m., Royal Palm Beach

Location: Corner of Okeechobee Blvd. and Royal Palm Beach Blvd. This Prayer Chain is hosted by Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Church.

 

Time: 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Location: St. Juliana Church at 4500 Dixie Highway. This Prayer Chain will be in the front of the Church.

 

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View the Respect Life web page of the USCCB. You will find information, prayers and resources.

 

View the USCCB’s Human Life and Dignity web page.

 


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