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National Life Chain

National Life Chain on Respect Life Sunday.

October 2, 2022 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Be public witness to life in the silent prayerful Life Chain. Stand with thousands of pro-lifers throughout the USA. Rain or Shine. Water, lawn chairs, umbrellas and strollers are welcome! Remember to no park in front of an open business and stand 25-30 feet apart.

Parishes participating as of September 20:

  1. Our Lady of Pompeii will be standing on both sides of Niagara Falls Blvd. (North of 290 -across from Northtown Honda Dealer).
  2. St. John the Baptist, Kenmore, will be standing on Braxmar & Niagara Falls Blvd. (one block north of Brighton) from 2 to 3pm. Signs given out at the site.
  3. Divine Mercy and St. Mary’s Churches, will stand at Niagara Falls Blvd and Military Rd. in Niagara Falls. (In front of Super Market Liquors).
  4. Immaculate Conception, East Aurora Respect Life Committee & Holy Name Society will stand down Niagara Falls Blvd.
  5. Our Lady of Peace, Clarence will stand in front of the church on Main Street in Clarence, reciting the rosary.
  6. St. Amelia, Tonawanda will stand at Niagara Falls Blvd and Glenalby Road.
  7. SS Peter & Paul, Williamsville will stand in front of the church at 5480 Main Street, Williamsville.
  8. Father Justin Knights of Columbus will stand in front of the council at 2735 Union Road Cheektowaga.
  9. Nativity of Our Lord, OP (Southern Erie Vicariate) will stand from 2:30-3:30pm in front of the church at 26 Thorn Avenue, Orchard Park. For those unable to stand, you are invited to pray for LIFE in the Main Church (handicap accessible) before the Blessed Sacrament.
  10. Blessed Sacrament, Tonawanda will stand on Niagara Falls Blvd and Longmeadow.
  11. St. Mary, Swormsville will stand on Niagara Falls Blvd. just north of North French on the east side of the road in front of the Wegmans Plaza.
  12. St. Gabriel Our Lady of Sorrow, Elma will stand on Glenalby Road and Niagara Falls Blvd in front of the First Trinity Lutheran Church.
  13. St. Jude the Apostle, Niagara Falls will stand in front of the church, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd., N. Tonawanda near Erie Avenue to the Wurlitzer building. For more information call the parish at 694-0477.
  14. Mary Immaculate, Pavilion / St. Isidore, Perry & St. Michael, Warsaw will gather from 1:45pm to 3:00pm in front of the Baptist church of Perry (77 N. Main Street, Perry, NY) All ages encouraged to attend.
  15. St. Christopher, Tonawanda will gather at 1:45pm in the Church parking lot to distribute prolife signs and to pray then will stand from 2:00-3:00 pm at Ellicott Creek Park and go north to Irvington place just north of the St. Christopher Grade school.
  16. St. Stephen, Grand Island will gather at 1:45pm right in the outer parking lot of the Niagara Falls Home Depot and will stand on Niagara Falls Blvd in N.F. just west of the intersection of the I-190 & Niagara Falls Blvd.
  17. St. Gregory the Great, Williamsville will stand in front of the Ministry Center, along Maple Road and St. Gregory court. If you would like to participate and are unable or prefer not to stand along the roadside, there will be Eucharistic Adoration in the Church from 2:15pm until 3:00pm We invite you to pray before the Blessed Sacrament for an end to abortion, for the conversion of hearts, and for healing.
  18. St. Mary’s, Canaseraga will meet in the Tri-County Family Medicine parking lot at 1:45pm for more information call the parish at (607) 545-8601.
  19. Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels, Olean will stand from 1:00-2:00pm at Lincoln Park, Olean, will be gathering at 12:45pm for signs, any questions email
  20. Annunciation, Elma – will stand peacefully in prayer on the church property on Clinton Street and Schwartz and Girdle Roads.
  21. Blessed Mary Angela, Dunkirk – from 2pm – 3:00pm. All are welcome to pray for the Unborn at 275 Lakeshore Drive, Dunkirk or you can stand in front of your Church.  Following the Life Chain we will have a “tail gate” reception at Blessed Mary Angela.  Ask your friends to join you!  For Signs call Pat 716-207-6509.

  22. Ss Joachim & Anne, Attica – will stand at Main & Market Streets, Attica, NY,  for further information contact the parish at (585) 591-1228.

  23. Infant of Prague, Cheektowaga – will stand on Niagara Falls Blvd near Pelham Drive.

  24. St. John’s, Alden will stand from 9:30am to 10:30am on Broadway corner Sandridge and Three Rod Road, Alden, NY. All welcome.

The event is finished.


Oct 02 2022


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm