"Proclaim the truth and do not be silent through fear." - St. Catherine of Siena
Come to the sidewalk this week and proclaim the truth about the beauty and infinite value of life through your peaceful, prayerful witness.
Wednesday, 7/8 - WAS 85% full, NOW only 75% filled on this Abortion Day - 1 needed at 8a; 2 needed at 9a, 1 needed at 11a, and1 needed at 1p.
Thursday, 7/9 - 78% filled on this busy day at Planned Parenthood - 1 needed at 11a; 1 needed at 12p; 1 needed at 4p and 1 needed at 5p.
Friday, 7/10 - 50% filled - 1 needed at 1p and 1 needed at 2p.
To sign up for hours go to: vigilforlife.org/calendar/monthview or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Gwen Finnegan at: (608)393-8545.
Vigil for Life Sidewalk Counselor Training
Join our seasoned team of sidewalk counselors for an evening filled with answers to questions you may have about reaching out in the love of Christ to young moms and dads who are considering abortion - on the front lines!
When: Wednesday, July 22nd, 7pm - 9pm
Where: Bishop O'Connor Center, 702 South High Point Road, Madison, WI
Panel: Dan Miller - Pro-Life Wisconsin - State Director, Jen Dunnett - Servants of Our Lady of Guadalupe - and many more!
2015 Awakening Hope Youth Retreat sponsored by Pro-Life Wisconsin - July 24-26- St. Vincent Pallotti Retreat Center, Elkhorn, WI - for teens aged 13-17.
To register go to: www.prolifewisconsin.org/events.asp
For more information, contact Emma Scuglik at email@example.com
Mark your calendars: Pro-Life Wisconsin's Annual Auction Dinner featuring Abby Johnson at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee on October 17.
My Nature is Fire
Prayer 12 (XXII)*
By: St. Catherine of Siena
In your nature,
I shall come to know my nature.
And what is my nature, boundless love?
It is fire,
because you are nothing but a fire of love.
And you have given humankind
a share in this nature,
for by the fire of love
you created us.
And so with all other people
and every created thing;
you made them out of love.
O ungrateful people!
What nature has your God given you?
His very own nature!
Are you not ashamed to cut yourself off from such a noble thing
through the guilt of deadly sin?
O eternal Trinity,
my sweet love!
give us light.
give us wisdom.
You, supreme strength,
Today, eternal God,
let our cloud be dissipated
so that we may perfectly know and follow your Truth
with a free and simple heart.
God, come to our assistance!
Lord, make haste to help us!
St. Catherine of Siena, pray for us!