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Catholic Pro-Life Committee

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2016 Roe Memorial Schedule

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.  ROE MEMORIAL ROSARIES

Southwestern abortion facility, 8616 Greenville Ave at Royal Ln, Dallas

Planned Parenthood South facility, 7989 West Virginia Dr at Wheatland Rd, Dallas

Click here for directions to abortion facilities and parking information.

11:30 a.m.  CONCERT FOR LIFE 

In arena of KBH Convention Center Arena, 650 S Griffin St, Dallas (arena opens at 11:15 a.m.), 

Featuring the music of Vince Lujan & Manuel Bravo of Jesus Team A, Tori Harris, and Tom Grossman of Communities of Prayer  

Click here for directions to convention center and parking information 

12:30 p.m. "PROCESSION OF ROSES”
               in convention center arena

The procession is a beautiful memorial of 43 children, teens and adults in remembrance of the over million children lost to abortion in the year of his or her birth from 1973 to the present. 

If you or your children were born in 1973 or later and are interested in participating in the Procession of Roses, please provide the name(s) and year(s) born of those who would like to participate along with your contact information to the CPLC office at 972-267-LIFE (5433) or email .

1:00 p.m.  ROE MEMORIAL MASS
              in convention center arena

A bilingual Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Kevin Farrell, with concelebrants Bishop Douglas Deshotel and Father Abbot Peter Verhalen, O.Cist. along with diocesan clergy. The homilist will be Father Edwin Leonard and the Santa Clara Academy Choir will lead the music.

A parallel, ecumenical Call to Prayer will also take place in Ballroom A in the convention center (more info here).

Click here for convention center directions and parking information 

3:00 p.m.  NORTH TEXAS MARCH FOR LIFE and RALLY 
              
Biggest in Texas!


Following Mass, Bishops Farrell and five matachina groups will lead us as we march from the convention center to the rally outside the Earle Cabell Federal Courthouse, housing the district court where the Roe v. Wade case was first filed in 1970.

(Those who are unable to march are welcome to sit in private prayer in the arena or attend the Pro-Life Ministry Fair in Ballroom A where there will be seating.)

Rally Speakers include Bishop Kevin Farrell, Diocese of Dallas, Dr. Tony Evans, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship, Mariana Schroeder, Respeto a la Vida de Fort Worth (en español), Former abortion facility worker Jewels Green.  More about rally speakers

Mistress of Ceremonies is Karen Garnett, Public Affairs Liaison of the Catholic Pro-Life Committee of North Texas.  

Music to be performed by 
Christ for the Nations.

Plus Pro-Life Ministry Fair in Ballroom A of the convention center, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.