Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger will be leading the Diocese of Albany at the 47th annual March for Life on Friday, Jan. 24, in Washington, D.C. 
Bishop Scharfenberger will celebrate a Mass to start the day at St. Patrick Catholic Church (619 10th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C.) The Mass starts at 8 a.m. The gathering spot for the rally and march is near the corner of 9th Street NW and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington D.C., at 12:15 p.m. 
The Knights of Columbus Assembly (#2253) will subsidize tickets for those who cannot afford them; contact Neil Wallace at njwallace52@yahoo.com, or by calling (518) 634-2028. 

If you are interested in taking a bus to the march, contact Dr. Philip & Barbara Fraterrigo (518-456-3998; cell: 518-221-6776; pbfrat@hotmail.com) if you live in Albany, Rensselaer or Catskill; Chrissy (607-652-7170, ext. 102) or Paul Wenner (607-652-4055; paul.j.wenner@gmail.com), if you live in Oneonta, Stamford, Hamden and Walton; and Colleen Reynolds (518-428-6965; Irishgrl219@yahoo.com) if you live in the Wynantskill area. There is also a bus that will start in Oneonta and make stops in Sidney and Hancock. For information, call Gene Walsh (607-563-3400).
For updates, head to www.rcda.org/life or facebook.com/RCDARespectLife.