40 Days for Life

September 28 – November 6, 2016

the vigil sites are

Jacksonville

A Woman’s Choice
4131 University Blvd. S.
Jacksonville, FL 32216
7 AM – 7 PM daily

Contact:
Mary Catherine Damon
904.551.2619
cdamon@dosafl.com
www.40daysforlife.com/jacksonville

Gainesville

Bread and Roses Center
1233 NW 10th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
6 AM – 6 PM daily

Contact:
Jazmin
786.295.8174
prayforlifenetwork@gmail.com
www.40daysforlife.com/gainesville

Recognizing that “with God, all things are possible,” our community is joining with hundreds of other cities for this spring’s global 40 Days for Life – one of the largest internationally coordinated pro-life mobilizations in history.40 Days for Life is a peaceful, prayerful – and proven effective – pro-life campaign that has already been embraced by more than 700,000 people worldwide, saved 11,796 lives from abortion, led to the conversion of 113 abortion workers, and seen 75 abortion facilities close down for good.

40 Days for Life features three components:

1. PRAYER & FASTING: Join together with other believers for 40 days of fervent prayer and fasting for an end to abortion.

2. PEACEFUL VIGIL: Stand for life during a 40-day peaceful public witness outside A Woman’s Choice of Jacksonville, 4131 University Blvd S. 32216, 7AM – 7PM

3. COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Bring a positive pro-life message to every corner of our city through media efforts, advocacy and public visibility

Campaign Events

Various events will take place during the Campaign. For details and updates, click here for Jacksonville and click here for Gainesville.

Jacksonville Events
Tuesday, September 27

  • Holy Hour for life at 5:00pm
    Join us in opening the 40 Days for Life campaign with a Holy Hour for Life at Prince of Peace Catholic Church (6320 Bennett Rd. Jacksonville, FL). The Holy Hour will be celebrated by Fr. James Boddie.
  • Opening Mass at 6:00pm
    Join us in opening the 40 Days for Life campaign with Mass at Prince of Peace Catholic Church (6320 Bennett Rd. Jacksonville, FL). Mass will be celebrated by Fr. James Boddie.
  • Kickoff Rally at 6:45pm
    Join us for a rally to kick off the fall 40 Days for Life campaign at the Woman’s Help Center parking lot! (4209 University Blvd, Jacksonville, FL)  The event will include an opening prayer by Fr. Scott Looker of the Charismatic Episcopal Church, an overview of the fall campaign, an opportunity to tour the Women’s Help Center and familiarize yourself with vigil site. The Women’s Help Center will be open for tours and light refreshments. Fr. Murphy from the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception will lead us in the Rosary at the abortion facility following the rally.The event will take place in the Women’s Help Center parking lot. Please park at Prince of Peace Catholic Church (6320 Bennett Rd. Jacksonville, FL).

Wednesday, October 19 from 7:00 – 7:45pm

Join us in praying for an end to abortion during a candlelight prayer vigil at the abortion facility. Faith leaders from across the community will lead prayer with praise and worship interspersed.

Tuesday, November 1 from 2:00 – 3:00pm

Join Bishop Estévez on the sidewalk for an Hour of Mercy praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet and a time of silent reflection.

Friday, November 4 from 12 noon – 1:00pm

UNITED Rally: America is at a crossroads and the Sanctity of Life is under increasing attack. the 40 Days for Life team is coming to 50 states in 40 days to sound the alarm and help bring our nation back to life.
Join the Jacksonville community for a Statewide Rally with David Bereit and members of the 40 Days for Life National Team during their UNITED bus tour.

Saturday, November 5 – Closing Rally – details TBA

Gainesville Events
Sunday, September 25 from 3-4pm

Join Bishop Estévez on the sidewalk for an Hour of Mercy praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet and a time of silent reflection.

Tuesday, September 27 at 6:30pm

Join us for food and fellowship as we gather together to launch the 40 Days for Life. 1211 Northwest 10th Avenue, Gainesville, FL.

Friday, October 7 at 12 Noon

Come and pray as we invoke Our Lady of the Rosary for her intercession in the closing of Bread & Roses and an end to abortion in our community.

Wednesday, October 2 from 7-8pm

UNITED Rally: America is at a crossroads and the Sanctity of Life is under increasing attack. the 40 Days for Life team is coming to 50 states in 40 days to sound the alarm and help bring our nation back to life.
Join the Gainesville community for a Statewide Rally with David Bereit and members of the 40 Days for Life National Team during their UNITED bus tour.

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