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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.
Archbishop Kurtz, President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has invited all U.S. dioceses to unite in a Day of Prayer for Peace in Our Communities on Friday, September 9, the Memorial of St. Peter Claver.Read more: Brief reflection, suggested actions, and more!
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