Pro-Life Events in January 2021

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Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children

Friday, January 22, 2021

On January 22, the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Church in the U.S. observes the annual Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children. We are called to observe this day through prayer and penance. Visit for more information.

Choose Life Candle Kits

Choose Life Candle Kits are now available in the narthex for parishioners to take. Each kit includes one candle, one white bag with “Choose Life” imprinted on it, and complete instructions. Position one of these luminaries on the front porch of your home or in another location where it will bear witness to the value of every human life, especially on or before the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children (January 22).

March for Life in Holland

Saturday, January 23, 11 a.m.

Join us at the corner of 10th Street and Central Avenue in Holland as we march around Centennial Park for the dignity of every human life! This event is hosted by Holland Right to Life. The OLL Respect Life Guild will meet up at the corner of 10th and Central at 10:45 a.m. All parishioners and guests (of all ages) are welcome. Pro-life posters are encouraged but not required. A prayer service will follow the march at 11:30 a.m. at Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church on the east side of the park.