On January 22, 1973 a Supreme Court ruling known as Roe v. Wade effectively legalized abortion in the United States. For this reason, the month of January is often set aside as a month of prayer and activism for the legal protection of the unborn.
Is your parish doing anything to keep this intention in the minds and hearts of your parishioners? To accompany any prayer or activism efforts, consider educating your parishioners on the dignity of life and the current social issues surrounding it. To get you started, we have compiled a list of recommended resources for you to share with your community on exactly this topic!