Posts Tagged ‘Vigils’

40 Days for Life – Prayers and vigils to end abortion and offer hope Comments 0

Thursday, March 30th, 2017
40 days for life

40 Days For Life is an internationally co-ordinated and locally run Lenten programme of prayer and fasting, community outreach and peaceful vigil. It is an effort to bring about an end to abortion and offer hope to abortion vulnerable. The vigil is coordinated by Family Life International (F.L.I), a Catholic pro-life and pro-family organisation that provides Read more

Catholic Workers plan peace vigils against Iraq deployment Comments 0

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Catholic Workers groups in the Hokianga and Otaki are organising peace vigils to oppose military deployment to Iraq. The vigils are among those to be held around New Zealand at 5pm on March 5 under the auspices of Peace Movement Aotearoa. They will call for increased humanitarian assistance and diplomatic support for Middle East peace Read more