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Terri's Day Mass and Award Dinner 2013 - Philadelphia, PA

The Terri's Day Memorial Mass for 2013 was held on Friday, April 5, due to Easter being on March 31.  The mass was celebrated by Archbishop Charles Chaput, Archbishop of Philadelphia at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Philadelphia, PA.

Following the Memorial Mass, was the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's Award Gala.  The first "Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Award" was presented to the parents of Baby Joseph, Mr. & Mrs. Moe Maraachli.

 

  
Fr. Frank with Bobby Schindler (Terri's brother) and Mary Schindler (her mother).

Fr. Frank shares reflections at the end of the Gala dinner about his personal experiences both with Terri Schiavo and Baby Joseph.

Kevin Burke with Bobby Schindler (Terri's brother) and Mary Schindler (her mother).

As he stands with the families of Terri Schiavo and Baby Joseph, Fr. Frank speaks about the loving courage these families showed.

Fr. Frank with Wesley Smith, a prominent author, speaker and strategist on end of life issues.

On the night of the Mass in Philadelphia for Terri's Day, Fr. Frank encountered this group of pro-life young people as he entered the Cathedral. He stopped to explain to them the significance of Terri's life, to give them a blessing, and to take this photo.

Fr. Frank with Brother Paul O'Donnell of the Franciscan Brothers of Peace, who were also instrumental in helping Terri Schiavo and Baby Joseph.

On the night of the Mass in Philadelphia for Terri's Day, Fr. Frank encountered this group of pro-life young people as he entered the Cathedral. He stopped to explain to them the significance of Terri's life, to give them a blessing, and to take this photo.

Fr. Frank with Governor Sarah Palin, who told him that she had read all his books.


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