Respect Life Mass


The annual diocesan Respect Life Mass will be celebrated on the Feast of St Francis de Sales, patron of the Diocese, Monday, January 24, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Cathedral. The Greater Columbus Right to Life annual Roe remembrance will be held at the Ohio Statehouse at Noon following the Mass.

The St. Cecilia Knights of Columbus Council 5899 will take part in the March for Life following the Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral’s.  Parishioners are encouraged to join the Knights for the 10 minute walk. Participants can meet on the south steps of the Cathedral in downtown Columbus.  The destination is the Ohio State House at the corner of Broad and High Street with a Pro-life rally in the Rotunda at noon, speakers courtesy of the Greater Columbus Right to Life.  Parking is available at the Statehouse underground garage or street parking can be found close to the Cathedral. All three events will be held regardless of weather, so please dress accordingly.  Beth Vanderkooi of GCRTL has pre-registered all St Cecilia participants so there is no need to call ahead. Hope to see you there!