Published September 15, 2021
The National 40 Days for Life prayer campaign to end abortion runs Wednesday, Sept. 22 through Sunday, Oct. 31. Little Rock's 20th prayer vigil will be held from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m,. daily at the Planned Parenthood clinic at 1501 Aldersgate Road. The fall vigil will kick off at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18 on the sidewalk in front of Planned Parenthood. Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will join the vigil at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 22 to lead prayers for an end to abortion. To sign up or for more information, visit 40daysforlife.com/littlerock or call Toni Blackwell (501) 650-2993.
Catholics are also invited to pray in front of the new Planned Parenthood clinic at 1222 W. Poplar Ave. in Rogers daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The clinic plans to offer chemical abortions by the end of this year. Local and state elected leaders will lead a Walk for Life at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 19, from the Non-Profit Center to Planned Parenthood. To sign up, visit 40daysforlife.com/Rogers. For more information, contact Sheila Pursell at (469) 231-1959 or .