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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.
In his recent Respect Life Month statement, Cardinal Dolan reflected, "God loves us, treats us with respect, and asks us to do the same with others. ...No one should ever be treated callously or carelessly—everyone should be cherished and protected!"Read more: Brief reflection, suggested actions, and more!
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