John Cardinal O’Connor,
founder of the Sisters of Life,
at the 1988 March for Life
(photo credit: March for Life)

Pray for LIFE

Monday, January 22nd marks the 45th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, legalizing abortion on demand in the United States of America. Please join the Sisters of Life in prayer and witness for life as we solemnly remember those who have lost their lives, interceding for our country and for those who have suffered the effects of abortion. Sisters of Life will be present at many events, including the following:

March for Life, January 19th – Washington, D.C.
Prayer Vigil for Life, January 21st – New York, NY
Walk for Life, January 27th – San Francisco, CA


Prayer Vigil for Life - St. Patrick's Cathedral

Please join us at St. Patrick’s Cathedral Sunday, January 21st!

Prayer Vigil for Life hosted by the Archdiocese of New York Respect Life Office and Sisters of Life:

Mass at 5:30pm (celebrated by Bishop Byrne)
followed by the Rosary with reflections and
Eucharistic Adoration with music by Sisters of Life

Visit the Archdiocese of NY for More Details

Prayer for Life in Our Nation’s Capital
The Sisters of Life recently expanded our presence in Washington, D.C! St. Clare’s Convent and Eucharistic Chapel is the new home for our House of Studies and Mission of Prayer and Intercession. Here we are taking up a mission of Prayer and Intercession on behalf of our nation and the world, fulfilling our Founder Cardinal O’Connor’s vision to spend sustained periods of prayer each day to bring about a restoration of a sense of the sacredness of all human life. Prayer is the foundation upon which we can build a new and lasting culture of life and civilization of love. Please join us.
Eucharistic Adoration:
Monday through Friday, 2pm – 7pm
Saturday, 2pm – 5pm

St. Clare’s Convent and Eucharistic Chapel
3900 13th Street, NE
Washington, D.C. 20017
St. Clare’s is located in the Brookland section of Washington, D.C., near the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception.


John Cardinal O’Connor:
A Tribute to the Founder of the Sisters of Life

The Beauty of One Soul:
A documentary film of the Sisters of Life