Join the Texas Catholic Conference and Pro-Life groups from across the state for two days of Lobbying & Rallies at the State Capitol on both Monday, July 1, 2013, and Tuesday July 2, 2013.
Share this action alert with anyone committed to saving lives--your fellow parishioners, friends, family, coworkers--and come to the Capitol on either Monday or Tuesday to protect the life and safety of Texas women and the unborn. Come wearing Pro-Life Blue. Parking is available at the garage at San Jacinto and 12th Streets downtown; curbside parking is available north and east of the Capitol and garage parking at the University of Texas Campus a short walk away.
TODAY, Monday, July 1
10:30 am Rosary Walk from St. Mary Cathedral, 203 E 10th St.
10:45 am Orientation/Prayer Rotunda Second Floor
11:30 am Press conference outside Senate Chamber
12 Noon Prayerful Protest of Pro-Abortion rally on the South Capitol steps; Life advocates will stand in prayerful witness on the Capitol grounds
1:00 pm Legislative visits by groups
2:00 pm Gathering House/Senate galleries for start of the Second Special Session
TOMORROW, Tuesday, July 2
12 Noon Gathering at Texas Capitol Rotunda
1:00 pm - ??? Legislator Visits, Possible Hearing(s), Gallery vigils, and Prayerful Witness throughout the Capitol
Be prepared to stay late: dress comfortably (preferably blue) and consider signing up to testify (three minutes) on your experiences or beliefs in support of protecting the life and safety of Texas women and the unborn.
Stay informed and by Tweeting using either hash tag #stand4life or #TXCatholic
Thank you for your help and support.