Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Chicago's floating balloon-Rosary LIFE
Chicago (Friday, August 12)- The children, youth and priests of St. John Cantius, a Catholic parish floated a giant 75-foot balloon-Rosary skyward, above Chicago’s Michigan Avenue Bridge.
The balloon-Rosary was carried cross-first in procession through Chicago's streets during peak traffic hours. The golden cross itself was six-foot in length. The procession prayed the Rosary in front of a Washington Avenue abortion business centre. The balloon-Rosary filled with helium had the imprint "LIFE" on each of it's bright yellow balloons.
It was seen floating between the Tribune and Wrigley building, and over Hancock Tower in Michigan Avenue.