In 2009, Abby Johnson watched the ultrasound screen as a baby boy was aborted at the Planned Parenthood facility she managed.

Abby was so horrified by what she saw that she walked into my office, quit her job, and became the world's most impactful pro-life advocate.

Why did Abby—and 228 other abortion workers—leave their jobs during a 40 Days for Life campaign while others keep working in the abortion industry?

The same reason a Roman centurion confessed that Jesus truly was the Son of God even as his fellow soldiers cast lots for the Lord's garments:

Each of them made a choice.

On this week’s episode of The 40 Days for Life Podcast, we take a look at the many eternally significant choices made on Good Friday—and how they relate to our lives and our efforts to end abortion today:

  • Jesus or Barabbas?
  • Execute an innocent man or stand up to the mob?
  • Trust in God's mercy (like Peter) or give in to despair (like Judas)?

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As you commemorate the most sacred days of the year, check out last year's powerful Holy Week podcast, "10 people you meet in Christ's Passion AND at Planned Parenthood." Tune in here:

Results are still coming in from the recently completed 40 Days for Life campaign, but it's already clear the largest Lenten campaign in history was a resounding success!

Save the date for Tuesday, April 26, when we'll share how God answered your prayers on an exciting, results-packed video webcast.

Thank you for the many sacrifices you made this 40 Days for Life campaign. May God bless you abundantly this Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday!

Shawn Carney, President/CEO

In addition to co-founding 40 Days for Life, Shawn is one of the most sought-after pro-life speakers, addressing audiences coast-to-coast and internationally. He has executive produced award-winning pro-life documentaries. Shawn co-authored the #1 top-rated Christian book: 40 Days for Life: Discover What God Has Done ... Imagine What He Can Do and also wrote The Beginning of the End of Abortion.