Cross Walk from Hancock to Clear Spring set for Saturday

October 17, 2012

Cross Walk 2012 is a 14-mile pro-life walk from Hancock to Clear Spring planned Saturday in observance of Respect Life Month. 

A 5-foot wooden cross will be carried by participants as a penance, witness and prayer for respect life. 

All are invited to walk/attend — especially youths.  

An overnighter for youths walking will be at St. Peter Church Hall in Hancock Friday, beginning at 6 p.m. with light dinner, witness talks, holy hour and confessions, bonfire and spiritual games. 

The walk begins Saturday at 9 a.m.

The walk ends with a rally and dinner in the Clear Spring Park pavilion from 6 to 8 p.m.

All proceeds will go to the Hope Center in Hagerstown.   

For more information, call the Rev. Jack Lombardi at 301-678-6339 or send an email to; or call Maria Cocchiaro at 301-739-0390, ext. 128 at St. Mary’s in Hagerstown, or


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