US: 9 Days for Life Begins January 14
More than 100,000 people nationwide have joined 9 Days for Life, the annual pro-life prayer and action campaign, beginning on January 14, 2019.
The novena is an opportunity for recollection and reparation in observation of the anniversary of Roe v. Wade—the Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal throughout the United States, according to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).
The overarching intention of the novena is the end to abortion, but each day treats a different aspect of respecting the dignity of the human person—from the beginning of life to its natural end. Each daily intention highlights a related