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Canceled due to Nor’easter, Rally for Life, Trenton

January 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Still Time to Book a Seat on Bus to Rally for Life
There are still seats left on the Newark bus to the rally For Life in Trenton, NJ on Monday, January 23, 2017
The bus from Newark to the rally is hosted by the Respect Life Office of the Archdiocese of Newark. The bus is leaving from the Archdiocesan Center, 171 Clifton Ave., Newark, NJ 07104 at 9:00 AM. Cost is $10 per person. (Park in the lot on the Northwest corner of Park Avenue and Clifton Avenue in Newark.) Dress warmly and bring your lunch. Bus will return to Newark by approximately 3:00 PM. For more information or to register, email Cheryl Riley at [email protected] or call: 973-497-4350.

New Jersey Right to Life is sponsoring the “Rally for Life” at the New Jersey
Statehouse steps.

(This year, people can go to both the Rally for Life in Trenton and the March for Life in Washington, DC.)

Come and rally in memory of the 59,000,000 babies who have been destroyed in the US since the infamous Roe Vs. Wade Supreme Court Decision in 1973.   You can show the New Jersey legislators that you want them to protect babies in the womb and in particular you want them to pass the “Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” (A3452/S2026).

Rally For Life
at the Statehouse Steps
125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
20/20 Project Blue scarves will be available for a donation of $10 each at the rally and on most of the buses!  Let’s stand in solidarity for the babies and the effort to attain equal rights for them using an incremental approach!  The first Wildly Important Goal  (WIG) ~ the 20/20 Project ~ is to ban abortion past 20 weeks in NJ by the year 2020 by passing the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (A3452/S2026).

NOTE:  For a list of buses going to March for Life in Washington, DC on Friday, Jan. 27 visit: lifeneteducation.org/buses

LIFENET will be providing 20/20 Packets to the people on going to the Rally for Life and the March for Life.  We need volunteers on Thursday, January 19 from 9:30 AM to Noon to help us put the packets together at our office in Newark.  If you can help us, please email Bridget at [email protected] or call 973-497-4500.

January 23, 2017 Trenton Rally for Life and January 27, 2017 Washington, D.C. March for Life

Updated!  Please note that the Rally for Life in Trenton and the March for Life in Washington, D.C. will take place on different days in 2017 so we hope you will attend both events!

Information on the Trenton Rally for Life, Monday, January 23, 2017

January 23, 2017 – Mass for Life at Trenton Cathedral at 9:30 a.m.; Rally for Life at Statehouse at 11 a.m. to follow. Bishop David O’Connell will be celebrating the mass at the Cathedral and then doing the Opening Prayer at the Rally on the Steps of the State House at 11 a.m.  We also have a line-up of great speakers so please join us!

The Trenton Rally for Life will take place on Monday, January 23, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  We are most pleased and honored that Bishop David O’Connell has graciously agreed to lead us in the Opening Prayer at the Rally at 11 a.m.

The Rally flyer can be downloaded from the link below.

Please click here rallyannouncement2017 to download the Flyer for the 1/23 Trenton Rally

Buses to Trenton Rally on 1/23:

From Middlesex County:  Bus will board at 9:30 a.m. at the Diocesan Center, Piscataway, NJ and return between 2-2:30 p.m.  Bus Ride is free of charge.To reserve a seat, email [email protected] or call 732 562 -1990, exts. 1543 or 1629.

From Morris County:

Bus leaving from Florham Park, NJ.  Contact: Frank or Barbara Tinari to sign up (973-822-0084).  $10 charge

From Ocean County

There will be a bus leaving from Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Whiting, NJ and St. Maximillian Kolbe in Toms River, NJ. Contact:  Al Del Tufo, 609 709 5592

Bus leaving from Cape May County, NJ: Contacts bus co-captains – Steve Atzert at (609)465-7765 or [email protected] or Alvin Westerland at (609)374-0499  to reserve your seat or if you have a questions.  Clergy, student/youth group members and adult group leaders – free, all others $10.00 fare.



Information on the Washington, D.C. March for Life, Friday, January 27, 2017

The Washington D.C. Rally and March for Life will take place on Friday, January 27, 2017. The Rally will take place at 12 Noon on the grounds of the Washington Monument, near the corner of 15th Street and Constitution Avenue.

If you would like to march with NJ pro-life citizens, we invite you to meet on the NW corner of NW 15th street and Constitution Avenue at 12:00pm. We will gather, then proceed to the March.

Following the Rally, the March will begin on Constitution Avenue between 15th and 17th Streets at approximately 1:00 pm.  For more information on the 1/27/17 March, visit www.marchforlife.org

There will be a Reception for NJ Pro-Life Citizens given by NJ Congressman Chris Smith immediately following the March in Room 2172 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Buses to D.C.

There will be two buses leaving from Cape May, NJ and Little Egg Harbor, NJ to Washington, D.C. for the March for Life on January 27, 2017.  See below for more information:

56-passenger, restroom-equipped buses from Cape May County to the 2017 March for Life in Washington, D.C. on Friday, January 27, 2016

Bus one

06:45 am: leave Our Lady of the Angels Church parking lot, 35 E. Mechanic Street, Cape May Court House
07:00 am: arrive at ShopRite Supermarket parking lot, 4 Roosevelt Blvd., Marmora

04:00 pm: leave Washington, DC

08:00 pm: return to Shoprite Supermarket parking lot

8:20 pm: return to Our Lady of the Angels Church parking lot.

Contact bus co-captains – Steve Atzert (609 465-7765 or [email protected]) or Alvin Westerland (609 374-0499) – to reserve your seat or if you have any questions. Clergy, student/youth group members and adult group leaders – fare-free, all others $10.00 fare. (Bus chartered by Cape May County Right to Life)

Bus two

07:15 am: leave Genuardi’s Shopping Plaza parking lot, 3121 Fire Road, Egg Harbor Township (Atlantic Co.)

07:35 am: arrive at ShopRite Supermarket parking lot, 4 Roosevelt Blvd., Marmora (Cape May Co.)

04:00 pm: leave Washington, DC

08:00 pm: return to Shoprite Supermarket parking lot

8:35 pm: return to Genuardi’s Shopping Plaza parking lot

Contact bus captain – Tom Drinkard (609 408-0299 or [email protected]) – to reserve your seat or if you have any questions. This bus is fare-free for all. (Bus chartered by the Araneo Chapter of the Knights of Columbus)





We hope to see you at both the Rally in Trenton and the March for Life in Washington, D.C.!


Thank you.

For Life, 

Marie Tasy, Executive Director




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January 23, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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