​Pro-life Prayer Rally with the Missionary Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Event Sponsor: 
​Iowans for Life
Event Date: 
Oct 10 2019 - 10:00am to 12:30pm
Event Area: 
Capitol Building
Event Location: 
1st Floor Rotunda - Entire Rotunda
Event Type: 
Rally
Expected Attendance: 
101 - 500
Add'l Information: 
This event has been changed from October 7. to October 10. The pro-Life community will peacefully gather to hear speeches from Governor Reynolds, legislators and Martin Cannon on the proposed amendment to the Iowa Constitution known as Senate Joint Resolution 21, proposing “an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa that the Constitution of the State of Iowa does not secure or protect a right to or require the funding of abortion.” Other groups included would be: Iowa Right to Life, the Family Leader, Restored By Grace, Lutheran Family Services of Iowa, Operation Outcry, Iowa Catholic Conference, the four Catholic dioceses of Iowa, and other religious leaders. The 4 x 6’ Missionary Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be there. Prayers will be offered before and after the event. Various pro-life groups may have tables with information for the public at the back of the rotunda After the event at the Capitol, participants will travel to the grounds of the Iowa State Supreme Court for another peaceful prayer service.