Advocating for life: Images from the Roe v. Wade anniversary

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Here are some images from last night’s and today’s commemoration of the anniversary of Roe v. Wade here in D.C.:

NEW CARDINAL CONCELEBRATES VIGIL MASS – Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston is one of the concelebrants at the vigil Mass for life at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington Jan. 21. Thousands attended the service at the basilica on the eve of the annual March for Life. The events marked the 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion across the country. (CNS/Paul Haring)

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TEENS ATTEND VIGIL MASS — Paige Blawas, 17, Sarah Moss, 16, and Katie Warner, 16, listen as Cardinal Justin Rigali of Philadelphia, head of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities, delivers a homily during the vigil Mass for life at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington Jan. 21. Thousands attended the service at the basilica on the eve of the annual March for Life. The events solemnly marked the 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion across the country. (CNS/Paul Haring)

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RALLY BEFORE THE MARCH — Bishop David A. Zubik of Pittsburgh arrives with other bishops for a pro-life rally and Mass at the Verizon Center in Washington Jan. 22. Young people from across the nation packed the arena for the Rally for Life and Youth Mass in advance of the annual March for Life. (CNS/Paul Haring)

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CHEERING AT YOUTH RALLY — Evan Sgroi, 17, from Syracuse, N.Y. cheers during a pro-life youth rally at the Verizon Center in Washington Jan. 22. Young people from across the nation packed the arena for the Rally for Life and Youth Mass in advance of the annual March for Life. (CNS/Paul Haring)

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SIGNS EVERYWHERE — Signs are displayed during the 35th annual March for Life rally in Washington Jan. 22. The demonstration marks the 1973 Supreme Court decisions that legalized abortion across the country. (CNS/Bob Roller)

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VISITING FROM ALABAMA — Dominican Sister Mary Johanna of John Carroll High School in Birmingham, Ala., talks with student Marena Molay, left, during the 35th annual March for Life rally in Washington Jan. 22. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)

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