JCE REPORT: Paris, France held its 8th annual MARCH FOR LIFE on Jan. 22, 2012. These people which numbered over 30,000 gathered in defence of the sanctity of life from conception until natural death. The Church leaders also were in support of the event. This includes the Cardinal André Vingt-Trois, Cardinal Barbarin and 32 other bishops. In fact Pope Benedict XVI also sent messages of encouragement to the March participants and organizers. Thus, the attendance of the event increased significantly.