Project Rachel

Baltimore Area

Baltimore area;  $20, scholarships available; Come to the Waters, healing day retreat after involvement with abortion; For details: archbalt.org/project-rachel/ or projectrachel@archbalt.org

Burial, Memorial and Vespers Service

Holy Cross Cemetery 6020 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, Maryland

Holy Innocents Ministry hosts its first biannual burial and memorial service for families who have experienced miscarriage; Bishop Mark Brennan presides

Physician-assisted Suicide Panel

Holy Family (Randallstown) 9531 Liberty Road, Randallstown, Maryland

Former school building; Physician-Assisted Suicide: Why Everyone Should Oppose It; panel discussion with Dr. Joseph E. Marine, M.D., M.B.A., and Dr. Shirley Reddoch, M.D.

L’Arche “Let it Shine” Extravaganza

St. John Regional Catholic School 8414 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Maryland

Suggested donation of $10 for adults and $3 for kids ages 12 and under. The gifts and talents of people with developmental disabilities will be highlighted at the 2nd Annual […]

Healing after Abortion

Cumberland, Md.

Cumberland area; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $20, scholarships available; Project Rachel “Come to the Waters” day retreat for women seeking healing after involvement with abortion; 410-625-8491; projectrachel@archbalt.org or www.project-rachel.net  

Project Rachel Retreat

Baltimore Area

Baltimore City, confidential location, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $20; Come to the Waters of Healing, for women after an abortion; scholarships available; projectrachel@archbalt.org or 410-625-8491

Life is Beautiful Mass

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary 409 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore Basilica, 409 Cathedral St., Baltimore; 10:45 a.m.; Archbishop Lori celebrates annual Mass; luncheon to follow; guest speakers are Sisters for Life; Life is Beautiful and Culture of Life awards presented; pilgrims to March for Life receive an episcopal blessing; archbalt.org/respect-life/life-is-beautiful or 410-547-5537

National March for Life

Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.

National Mall, Washington, D.C.; 10 a.m. rally, 1 p.m. march; free;  46th annual March, begun after Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion; from Washington Monument to U.S. Capitol and Supreme Court; local bus options at archbalt.org/respect-life

Respect Life Talk

St. Margaret 141 Hickory Avenue, Bel Air, MD

Terry Beatley, author of "What if We've Been Wrong?" presentation including analysis of NARAL's "Catholic Strategy" and more; hosted by St. Margaret's Respect Life Committee; 410-879-2670 or jdecapite@stmargaret.org