The March for Life typically draws crowds in the hundreds of thousands, but a pair of winter storms this year is forcing many large groups to cancel their pilgrimages to Washington, D.C. The Dioceses of St. Louis, Boston, Worcester, Lansing, and La Crosse have all canceled their trips, and several schools have canceled theirs as well, much to the disappointment of young pro-lifers.
Due to inclement weather in Washington DC on Friday, the Diocese of La Crosse March for Life Pilgrimage is canceled. https://t.co/s535imrZUH— Wis. Rapids Deanery (@RapidsDeanery) January 21, 2016
The Diocese of Saginaw 2016 March for Life Pilgrimage has been cancelled. The send-off Mass originally... https://t.co/vVdnjVXFrP— Diocese of Saginaw (@DoS_News) January 20, 2016
IMPORTANT NOTICE Due to the weather forecast, the March for Life Washington DC trip has been cancelled.— SWCS Athletics (@SWCSAthletics) January 21, 2016
Due to the threat of ice and snow we have cancelled the March for Life Trip.— Father Scott McCue (@frscottmccue) January 20, 2016
DON'T YOU JUST HATE IT WHEN THE MARCH FOR LIFE TRIP GETS CANCELLED FOR YOUR DIOCESE— Chi Chi (@CarnahanChrissy) January 20, 2016
The March for Life will go on, regardless of the weather.