March for Our Lives

Following the lead of young people in our Diocese and across the nation, we support those who take part in the March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C. on March 24. 

Teen Curriculum for Discussion After the Bud Ride Home (here)

Gathering Points for Episcopal Groups

Episcopal groups will gather to join in prayer and fellowship just prior to joining the marches. 

Richmond: The Richmond March for Our Lives begins at 10 a.m. at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School at 1000 Mosby Street, Richmond, 23223. Episcopalians are invited to gather at 9:30 at the corner of Mosby and Leigh Streets adjacent to the school parking lot.  

Charlottesville: March begins at 2:00 p.m. at the Sprint Pavilion at 700 E. Main Street. Episcopalians are invited to gather at 1:30 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre at 215 E. Main Street. 

Washington, D.C.: March begins at noon at Pennsylvania Avenue between 3rd Street and 12th Street NW. Episcopalians from all over the country will be gathering between 9:00 and 10:00 a.m. at the Church of the Epiphany at 1317 G Street, NW. Note: There is a Central Metro Station located at 607 13th St NW, roughly one block from the church. 

Good-to-Know Tips about the March

The forecast for Saturday will be very cold so be sure to dress warmly.

Best Practices for Bringing Youth and Adults to a March (by Forma)

Follow the movement! #EpiscopalMarch

Resources

March for Our Lives (official site) 
Processing Tragedy with Teens
Best practices for bringing youth and adults to a protest or march (from FORMA) 

Related Events

Peace Gathering, at Epiphany, Herndon. Friday, March 23, 6-8:30 p.m.All are welcome. A dinner follows. RSVP. 

The National Cathedral is having a Prayer Vigil on Friday, March 23 from 7 - 9 p.m.

Local Marches Can't be in D.C.? Find a March near you. 

National Day of Lamentation, March 14 

Please notify the Diocese if your parish has plans to hold a service on this day. 

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