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"40 Days for Life" Vigils Start in Portland, Bangor, and Houlton

September 28, 2022

The world’s largest grassroots movement to end abortion through prayer and fasting, outreach, and peaceful vigils will host sites in Portland, Bangor, and Houlton from September 28 through November 6.

“40 Days for Life” is a peaceful and educational initiative that is anchored with a 40-day prayer vigil outside abortion facilities.

Those who are called to stand witness send a powerful message to the community about the tragic reality of abortion.

Portland

Volunteers will peacefully pray in the public right-of-way outside Planned Parenthood on 443 Congress Street. For more information or to sign up for a time slot at the Portland site, call (207) 613-5910, email [email protected], or visit www.40daysforlife.com/portlandme.

Bangor

Volunteers will peacefully participate in a vigil in the public right-of-way outside Evergreen Woods on 700 Mount Hope Avenue. For more information or to sign up for a time slot at the Bangor site, email [email protected] or visit www.40daysforlife.com/bangor.

Houlton

Volunteers will pray on the corner of Burleigh and Military Streets across from Houlton Family Planning. If you would like more information or to sign up for a time slot at the Houlton site, call (207) 694-2372, email [email protected], or visit www.40daysforlife.com/houlton.

For more information about the “40 Days for Life” campaign, visit the organization’s website at www.40daysforlife.com.