Some additional events have come to my attention and a few are pretty close – too close to wait for the November note.
Please ensure your council members get this note.
40 Days for Life – September 22 – October 31 – Southwestern abortion facility north Dallas and South Dallas Planned Parenthood
Times will not be 24 hours as in the past – we will go from 6AM to 6PM each day – Please get with your council and Parish to adopt a day. To sign up or for more information – www.prolifedallas.org/40days
40 Days for Life – September 22 – October 31 – Whole Women’s Health abortion facility McKinney
Also a 6AM to 6PM event – 8751 Collin McKinney Parkway Southern Hills Office Park Suite 1602 McKinney, TX – Please go to https://www.40daysforlife.com/en/mckinney for additional information and to sign up. Parking information is also available on the website.
Hike for Life 2021 – 2 locations left to enjoy! October 23rd & 30th
Registration for these sites are now open – click on the links below to register at your favorite site and get a head start on your fellow Hikers… Invite your friends to be part of the 48th running of the Hike for Life – Texas’ oldest Pro-Life event Benefiting White Rose, Birth Choice, Mater Filius, Belle House, In My Shoes and the CPLC. KofC involvement is crucial – Please form teams and let other KofC Councils know that you mean business!!! Time is running out – Register today – Thanks brothers!!
Here is a list of our priests that are Helping Moms and Saving Babies at the Hike for Life!!! Please consider sponsoring a priest – they all would like to be the top hiker – perhaps you can help them achieve that:
- Fr. Michael Forge – Prince of Peace
- Fr. Josef Vollmer-König – St. Patrick’s
- Fr. Roshan Fernandes – St. Mark’s
- Fr. Bartholomew Dat Pham – St. Joseph Vietnamese
- Fr. Michael Guadagnoli – St. Monica’s
- Fr. James Dorman – St. Thomas Aquinas
- Fr. Simeon Nwankwo – St. Jude’s
- Fr. Stephen Ingram – Prince of Peace
- Fr. Viet Nguyen – St. John Neumann Monastery
- Fr. Dominic Pham – Scared Heart of Jesus Christ
These are the Pro Life ministries that Hike for Life Supports each year:
- White Rose PRC
- Birth Choice PRC
- Mater Filius Maternity Home
- Bella House Maternity Home
- In My Shoes Maternity Home
- Catholic Pro Life Community
- Option Line
White Rose PRC Benefit Dinner – November 6 – Gleneagles Country Club – 5401 W. Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093
6:30pm Silent Auction & Cocktails, 7:30pm Dinner – Saturday, November 6 – Featuring Most Reverend David Konderla and Fr. Stephen Bierschenk, emcee
CPLC Christ Child Luncheon and Holiday Gift Market – November 20 9AM – 4PM – Renaissance Dallas Addison Hotel, 15201 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75001
Gift Market 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – The market is opened to the public and free admission. Shopping opportunities will also include small business vendors, a silent auction, a raffle for fabulous prizes, bakery items, and unique holiday centerpieces and table decor.
Luncheon 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Invite your friends, spouses, and families to attend to enjoy this special event honoring mothers completing our GEMS program and preparing our hearts for the Season of Advent. Fr. Russ Mower – Pastor of St. Elizabeth of Hungary will provide an Advent reflection and Jennifer Baugh Dir or Young Catholic Professionals will be the emcee.
Birth Choice PRC Ultimate Family Christmas Kickoff Event – December 5th – at the Meyerson Symphony Center – 2301 Flora St., Dallas, TX
Brunch at 1:30PM and the Symphony begins at 3 – performed by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Save the Date:
- Roe Memorial Mass and North Texas March for Life – Saturday January 15, 2022
- Texas Rally for Life – Austin – Saturday January 22, 2022 – https://www.texasallianceforlife.org/events/2022-texas-rally-for-life/
- CPLC Bishop’s Pro-Life Dinner – Saturday April 30, 2022