Saturday, January 16, 2016
9 Days for Life is a focused period of prayer, penance, and pilgrimage set aside to mark the tragic anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court decision which legalized abortion during all nine months of pregnancy. The novena will take place nationwide from
January 16 through 24
. During this time, all are invited to participate by joining together with thousands of Catholics across the country in prayer for a new intention each of the nine days. Visit
to learn more and to download a free app for your smartphone or to sign up for daily emails or text messages with each day’s prayer intention. Your prayers matter! Your sacrifices make a difference!