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Rose Day - Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The 27th Annual Rose Day at the Capitol is Wednesday, February 7.

You have the opportunity to express your belief in the sanctity of human life by encouraging pro-life legislation in our state.

Attendees are encouraged to bring roses to their state senator and representative, the lieutenant governor, and governor. Roses will not be provided.

Rose Distribution begins at 9:30 at the 4th floor rotunda with the rally beginning at 11:30 in the House Chambers.

Keynote Speaker: Alveda C. King

Alveda KingAlveda C. King is Pastoral Associate and Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn, the African-American Outreach for Priests for Life and Gospel of Life Ministries. She is also a voice for the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, sharing her testimony of two abortions, God’s forgiveness, and healing.

The daughter of the late civil rights activist Rev. A.D. King and his wife Naomi Barber King, Alveda grew up in the civil rights movement led by her uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Her family home in Birmingham, Alabama, was bombed, as was her father’s church office in Louisville, Kentucky. Alveda was jailed during the open housing movement. She sees the pro-life movement as a continuation of the civil rights struggle.

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2018  Rose Day Promotional Video

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