Parishes providing buses to March for Life


Parish buses leaving Jan. 23 for the March for Life in Washington include:

Church of the Holy Child in Wilmington (call Nancy Frick at 302-529-5738 for details); St. Thomas the Apostle in Wilmington, (contact Tom Nicastro at 302-250-3105); St. John the Beloved in Wilmington (call Dave Williams at 302-234-0346);  St. Peter the Apostle in New Castle (contact Larry Ciskanik at 302-328-2279); St. Mary of the Assumption in Hockessin (call Ann Courtney at 302-494-4138); St. Polycarp in Smyrna (call Darla Vinton at 302-747-7053) and St. Jude the Apostle in Lewes, Delaware (call Rachel Leonardo at 302-644-1106); and from St. Luke Parish in Ocean City, Md. (Call the parish at 410-250-0300.)

A Delaware Right to Life bus will depart for the March in Washington on Jan. 23 from the Christiana Mall bus depot at 10 a.m., with an 8 p.m. return. The cost is $25 per person, $50 per family and $10 per student. For reservations are contact Janet Grayson at or 302-661-1877.

 Wilmington events

March for Life participants walk past the Supreme Court building in Washington last January. (CNS)

The Wilmington March for Life will be Friday, Jan. 20, from noon to 1 p.m. at Rodney Square.

On Monday, Jan. 23, Father Leonard R. Klein, director of the Office of Pro-Life Activities, will be celebrant and homilist at the 12:10 p.m. Pro-Life Mass at the Cathedral of St. Peter, Sixth and West Streets, Wilmington. All are welcome.

Msgr. J. Thomas Cini, vicar general and pastor of St. Ann Parish, will host a Holy Hour for Life, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. at St. Ann Church, Gilpin Avenue and Union Street in Wilmington. All are welcome.