March for Life Bus Trip

6:30am - 10:30pm Respect Life

Join us for the March for Life in Washington, DC, on Fri, Jan 24. Come and walk with us to the Capitol to stand up for Life! It is an amazing experience to walk with over a half million people.

Bus will leave St. Philip & St. James School on Roseberry Street at 6:30am. We will stop for dinner, and arrive back around 10:30pm.

To reserve a seat, call 908-454-9880 & leave your name & phone number.

Help Cover the March for Life!

The Catholic Spirit newspaper and diocesan Office of Communications and Public Relations is seeking assistance in covering the Annual March for Life in Washington, DC. On Jan 23 at 5:30pm, Bishop James F. Checchio is scheduled to be at the Opening Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. On Jan 24 at 7:00am, he is also scheduled to be at the Mass for Life & Youth Rally at the Capital One Arena, and 11am at the March for Life. Any photos of the bishop or members of the diocese at any of those events as well as photos taken during the March for Life would be appreciated for possible publishing in the newspaper and/or the diocese’s social media sites.

Please send 3 or 4 of your best photos with credit for who took them and the name of the parish of the people in them, attached as JPEGs (the original photo, not compressed) E-mail to or as soon as possible after the event. Names of a group of people in a photo are not necessary, but if there are only a couple of people in the photo, please try to identify them.