Young Adults Hit the Road

Young adults hit the road to take pro-life message across country by Ana Franco-Guzman, Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — The path for a group of young adult pro-lifers this summer is about 10,000 miles long. That’s the collective mileage Crossroads walkers will complete by Aug. 11 or 12, walking from the West Coast to…

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Faith at the Crossroads

Young Pro-Lifers Complete 21st Annual Cross-Country Walk By Cecilia O’Reilly, Register Correspondent National Catholic Register WASHINGTON — After 12 weeks of both silent protesting and vocal testimonies, dozens of young Americans gathered outside the U.S. Capitol to rally in defense of life, after trekking from West to East Coast for that very cause. These young…

2015 Walks Finish at US Capitol

Today, Saturday, August 15, over 40 young people from colleges around the country, converged as their 3, simultaneous, cross-country walks across America, concluded in Washington, D.C. On Crossroads, they experienced firsthand the reality – supported by several recent polls, that a majority of Americans are pro-life. They encountered a warm welcome and outpouring of support…

Two weeks away from Washington D.C.

UNITED STATES – July 28, 2015 – For the past two months, dozens of college students have been walking across America with a group called Crossroads on 3 simultaneous cross-country pro-life walks. After spending their summer on foot, these young people are scheduled to arrive in Washington, DC on August 15th for a rally at…

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Pro-Life Youth on Cross-Country Crossroads Pilgrimage

By Stephen Lee Capital Journal CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA – A dozen pro-life Catholics walking across America traipsed across Stanley County Tuesday, reaching — or getting pretty close — to Fort Pierre by sunset. “Our goal is 60 miles a day,” said Ally Mechling, who just graduated from Ave Maria University in Florida. They walk in…

Pro-Life Walks at 4-Week Point

Dozens of young people walking with Crossroads on 3 simultaneous pro-life walks across America just finished walking for their 4th week and have only 8 more weeks to go before they meet together in Washington, DC. Walking from Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles these 3 teams of young people are walking thousands of miles…

21st Annual Pro-Life Walks Begin

Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles – Dozens of college students are spending their summer walking across America with a group called Crossroads. While the typical college student spends their summer going on vacation or earning money for school – these young people have instead decided to dedicate their entire summer to walk across America. The…

Crossroads Pro-Life Walkers Come Through Utah

By Christine Young Intermountain Catholic SALT LAKE CITY – On May 24 the 20th annual Crossroads annual pro-life walks started with three different groups of college students from around the United States of America who are participating as a witness to the sanctity of life. The groups departed from Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles;…

Cornwall Man Walking Across Canada to Support Pro-Life

CORNWALL, Ontario – A Cornwall man has turned a passion for the pro-life movement into a summer-long test of endurance and stamina. Jean-Pierre Giguere is in the midst of a walk across the country. This week he and a group of like-minded people from the Crossroads Canada movement are in Saskatchewan, after starting their walk…

Crossroads Begins 20th Annual Pro-Life Walks

SEATTLE, SAN FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES – Dozens of college students from around the country are walking across the United States and Canada this summer to spread the pro-life message as part of Crossroads. Walking from the west coast to Washington, DC these students will be wearing t-shirts with “Pro-Life” written in giant letters to attract…