Crossroads Kicks off 12th Annual Pro-Life Walks

SEATTLE, SAN FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES – For the 12th summer in a row, students from colleges and unversities across the country will be walking with Crossroads on three simultaneous pro-life walks across America. The walks start in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles on Friday, May 18th and end together at the US Capitol building…

Crossroads Attends 33rd Annual March for Life

For the second year in a row, Crossroads members handed out over 17,000 pro-life bumper stickers at the 33rd Annual March for Life in Washington, DC on January 23rd. Standing outside the MCI Center, they gave the free bumper stickers out to thousands of people, young and old, coming out of the 20,000 strong Mass…

Student on Move for Pro-Life Cause

WOODBURN — Nick Paradis figures he really should have landed a summer job to help pay for college. But, he says, God nudged him to be an apostle for life instead. Paradis, of St. Luke Parish here, and eight other college students gathered at Seattle’s Space Needle May 21. Wearing T-shirts with “PRO-LIFE” printed in…

Forty College Students Overcome Many Obstacles

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 – A group of students from around the country will complete three 3,000-mile walks across America this Saturday at the steps of the U.S. Capitol, in Washington D.C. On Monday, the group will fly to Brussels, Belgium, and begin a 150-mile walk into World Youth Day in Germany. The organization is called…

Pope Outlines Future Papacy

By JOHN THAVIS Catholic News Service COLOGNE, Germany (CNS) – On a trip he inherited from his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI stepped into the world spotlight and outlined the priorities and the style of his emerging papacy. To young people gathered for World Youth Day in Cologne, Germany, the pope brought an intensely spiritual message…

Glamour Article Shows Effects of World Youth Day

Cologne, Germany – American Student Group Attending World Youth Day Sees Correlation Between Article And 1993 World Youth Day, Hopes Similar Changes Will Come Out Of Pope Benedict’s First World Youth Day As American Catholic young people await the arrival of Pope Benedict XVI to his first World Youth Day, they are encouraged by news…

Pro-Life Youth Walk Across America and Germany

By Bill Fancher, Pro-life youth who spent the summer walking across America are now doing the same thing in Europe. The Maryland-based pro-life ministry Crossroads conducts a yearly pilgrimage across the United States every summer, with young adults walking from San Francisco and Los Angeles, California to Washington, DC, witnessing to the dignity and sanctity…

Pro-Life Californian Walks Across U.S. and Europe

COLOGNE, Germany, August 12, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Miles Foley of Citrus Heights, California, spent his summer walking 3,000 miles across the United States. Now Foley, and 35 other American students, are walking 150 miles from Brussels, Belgium to Cologne, Germany for World Youth Day 2005. “This summer has been an incredible experience,” said Foley. “The…

American pro-life youth begin WYD Pro-Life Walk

BRUSSELS, Belgium, August 11 (CNA) – 35 young people who have just completed 3 simultaneous walks across the U.S.–all ending at the U.S. capital–are taking their pro-life message overseas. There, they will journey from the steps of the European Parliament in Belgium to World Youth Day in Cologne, Germany. The youth are part of an…

American Youth begin Walk to World Youth Day

BRUSSELS, Belgium, – A group of 38 American youth, who recently completed three simultaneous walks across America at the steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C., will begin a 150-mile walk from steps of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium to World Youth Day in Cologne, Germany. The organization is called Crossroads, and this…