Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington

Life is Precious Trip 2018

Youth Pilgrimage to Washington, DC

Thursday, January 18 - Sunday, January 21, 2018


Bus departs:

Thursday, January 18th - 5:00 pm

Rice Memorial High School
99 Proctor Avenue                            
South Burlington, VT 05403

Scheduled stops to pick up passengers:

Rutland - MSJ at 7:00 pm


Bus arrival:           

 Washington D.C. - Friday morning the 19th - followed by the Rally and March. 

Bus departure:                     Washington D.C. - Sunday morning, January 21, at 6:00 am

Bus arrival:                                       Sunday, January 21 at approximately 5:00 pm


Questions? Contact  us!


The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Kelley Alderman (802) 658-6110,

ext. 1130


Printable Flyer

Click HERE




January 18 - 21, 2018

Join us for a pilgrimage to Washington, D.C., as we March for Life! 


 Upon arrival (early Friday morning) you will have the opportunity to attend a Youth Rally, Reconciliation, and Mass. We will then show our support for life by taking part in the March for Life on the streets of our nation's capital.

Later that evening, we will participate in an evening event with local youth.

On Saturday, we will visit the National Shrine of St. John Paul II and the National Basilica. We will then participate in homeless and/or hursing home outreach. We will end our day with the Vigil Mass at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

On Sunday morning, we will depart at 6:00 am, arriving in Burlington at approximately 5:00 pm.



  Please note: If you are 18 years or older, you must be in compliance with the Safe Environment Standards of the Roman Catholic Diocese  of Burlington.



  Register by December 20 - Space is limited! 

1) The cost is $150 per person, and a $50 non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is due upon registration.

2) Please see ESSENTIAL FORMS.

2) Click on "Register Now!" to register each participant.

3) Mail in forms and event fee. 






Mail Completed Forms by Wednesday, December 20 


Participants under 18 years old on January 18, 2018  CLICK HERE


Participants 18 years and older on January 18, 2018:  CLICK HERE




 After printing forms, complete and mail them with your event fee to

Diocese of Burlington

Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

55 Joy Drive

South Burlington, VT 05403