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ProLife Corner

 

ProLife Corner
a community of prolife believers

WELCOME!

At all stages of life, we believe life is sacred.

Whether it’s at a child’s conception to a senior on his last breath, life is a blessing that should be preserved as God intended.

Browse the following pages to learn how you can be involved in the different programs offered in our parish community and contact us for more information!

ProLife Event Calendar

Monthly ProLife Meetings
Spirtually Adopt-A-Child Program
How to Make a ProLife Difference
ProLife Resources & Outreach
ProLife Library
Volunteer Opportunties
Contact the ProLife Team!

MONTHLY MEETING
Join us every 1st Monday of the month at 7 p.m. CST in Sirba Hall or Virtually!
Can't make it in person? Click the Meeting link here the day of the event!

If you have any questions, or would to sign up to be on the ProLife Committee, contact us through this link!

Missed a meeting?  Find archives of past recordings on the Monthly Meetings page!

* Current Prolife Committee Activities *

  • Date: September 23 - October 31 2021
  • Vigil Location: Planned Parenthood, 671 Vandalia St St Paul, MN
  • All are welcome to pray between 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Questions? Contact us if you need more information.
  • Carpool Opportunity & ProLife Committee Prayer Hour: Every Thursday from September 23 - October 28th 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.  Interested in Carpooling? Contact us or meet at the Church for departure at 5 p.m.

Pray on the sidewalk in front of Planned Parenthood. Signs are not required. If you must bring signs please let them be upbeat and positive; call us for suggestions.  We have a limited supply of 40 Days for Life signs for ADOPT-A-DAY churches only. They have to be returned the next business day to our office.

Please do not interfere with the sidewalk counselors who are by the driveway. Please pray between the sidewalk entrance (double glass doors) to Plannned Parenthod and Charles Ave. Please leave enough room for a pedestrian to pass.  Do not call out to clients or interfere with sidewalk counselors, they have been trained to speak to abortion clients. If you feel led to become a sidewalk counselor, contact our office. Do not speak to Planned Parenthood escorts or staff.

Respect the prayer traditions that are different from yours and remain peaceful. 

Legislature Quarterly Information Opportunity/Donut Sunday

  • Date: Sunday October 17 2021
  • Location: Maternity of Mary Church, Sirba Hall
  • Time: after both 8 a.m. and 10:30 masses

Learn more about how you can take part in easily contacting your legislature to speak on the behalf of the unborn.  There are multiple legislature happenings going on that we invite you to learn more at the information table on how you can play a role to get the word out!  Don Parker from MCCL will be on hand to answer questions and provide more information on how MCCL is fundamentally making a difference in the Pro-Life arena!

MCCL Fall Tour
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  • Date: Tuesday October 19 2021
  • Time: 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Maternity of Mary Church, Sirba Hall
  • Volunteer Opportunity: please consider bringing bars/snacks for the attendees to partake in after the meeting

Each fall, MCCL travels the state holding informational pro-life meetings in dozens of cities and towns. These meetings educate pro-life citizens about current trends and issues, legislation, elections, and more. They also equip citizens to make a difference in their own communities.

All Fall Tour gatherings are free and open to the public. Each one-hour presentation is delivered by a speaker from the MCCL state office; attendees also receive a packet of crucial materials. Our goal is to inform, empower, and inspire Minnesotans to be effective pro-life citizens. If you want to learn how you can help save lives, please come!

Women's Life Care Center Baby Bottle Distribution

  • Date: Weekend of November 6-7 2021
  • Location: Maternity of Mary Church
  • Help Support Women's Life Care Center by picking up an empty baby bottle in the entrances of the church.  Fill it up with spare change, checks or dollar bills and bring it back in the donation bin the following month!

Prolife Movie Night

  • Date: Friday November 12 2021
  • Time: 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Maternity of Mary Church, Sirba Hall
  • Volunteer Opportunity: Please consider bringing items which tie into the theme of this film. 
  • Details: Join us for popcorn and snacks while watching the Renee Zellweger, Greg Kinnear and Djimon Hounsou starring film which is also a true story: "Same Kind of Difference as Me."  We are looking for donations of food drive items we can donate to area food shelves during this critical time as well.  Click the link above to watch the trailer learn more about the PG-13 rated film.  We look forward to seeing you there!

In his hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all mankind.  - Job 12:10