Calendar of Events

International children’s choir coming to Overbrook parish

The Matsiko World Orphan Choir is made up of some of the poorest orphaned and at-risk children from Peru, India and Liberia. They bring their hope-filled message to Our Lady of Lourdes Church Aug. 3.

Mass for peace to be celebrated in Wallingford Wednesday night

Everyone is welcome to the Community Mass for Peace at St. John Chrysostom Church July 20 to lift their united prayers over concerns for the recent incidents of violence in many communities this summer.

Putting the pedal to the (Miraculous) Medal

Young adults are invited to join a fun and faithful bike ride -- the Tour de Shrine -- in which riders will visit three Catholic shrines for prayers, tours and lunch in Philadelphia on Saturday, Sept. 10.

Healing Mass to be celebrated at St. Katharine of Siena Church

The church in Wayne will host the Catholic charismatic Mass on Thursday, July 21 in which a priest and teams of people will pray over all those wanting God's friendship.

Parish hosts day retreat on Padre Pio

Parishioners and staff of St. Maria Goretti Parish, Hatfield, invite all to their annual retreat on Thursday, Sept. 8.

Mass to mark sainthood of Mother Teresa coming to namesake parish

St. Teresa of Calcutta Church in Limerick will host Bishop John McIntyre for a Mass celebrating the canonization of the parish's patron saint on Sunday, Sept. 11 at noon.

Courses on penance, Islam highlight offerings at St. Charles Seminary

The School of Theological Studies at the seminary will present "Penance: The Gift and Mission of Mercy" and "Introduction to Islam" among its fall courses, part of a broad array for men and women studying theology.

Friends of Fertility Care host documentary, discussion session

The film screening of “NaPro: A Quiet Revolution” and a discussion with Dr. Monique Ruberu will be held at St. Agnes Church in Sellersville.

Retreat explores how to find refuge on the battlefield of life

Johnnette Benkovic of Women of Grace will lead a weekend retreat of discovery and personal encounter with the merciful and Immaculate Heart of Mary on July 8-10 at Malvern Retreat House.

Novena slated for Our Lady of Mount Carmel

The sisters of the Carmelite Monastery in Philadelphia will host the novena to the Blessed Mother with rosary and litany prayers plus Mass every day July 8-16.