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The bishops' annual, pro-life novena, 9 Days for Life, is a focused period of prayer, penance, and pilgrimage surrounding the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children (January 22, the anniversary of Roe v. Wade).
Although the 9 Days for Life novena has concluded for 2016, the bishops invite continued prayers for life throughout the year.
Intention: May the birth of every child be awaited and celebrated with great joy and thanksgiving
The season of Advent calls us to prepare the way for the coming
of the Messiah, Emmanuel, God with us. The coming of the Christ child is
greeted with overwhelming joy from Mary and Joseph, the shepherds, the Magi,
and the entire heavenly host of angels . . .
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