Thousands of participants braved below-zero windchills to help defend and protect all human life at the March for Life on Jan. 17. Speakers at Federal Plaza included Archbishop Cupich, abortion survivor Melissa Ohden, Orthodox Bishop Paul of Chicago and Pastor Wilfredo De Jesús of the New Life Covenant Church in Chicago.
Teenagers gather at St. Ignatius College Prep, 1076 W. Roosevelt Road, for a youth rally and Mass before the March for Life Chicago on Jan. 17. About 200 people attended the first-time youth event, which was sponored by the Respect Life Office of the Archdicoese of Chicago.
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