Calendar of Events
185th parish anniversary celebration
St. John the Evangelist Parish in center city Philadelphia opens it celebration of “185 years on Holy Ground” with a Mass on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 10:30 a.m. with Archbishop Charles Chaput as celebrant and homilist.
School seeks donations for animal rescue
Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School in Wallingford is collecting donations to benefit Main Line Animal Rescue in honor of St. Francis of Assisi’s Feast Day on Oct. 4.
Lecture examines war in Guatemala
The American Catholic Historical Society will present Dr. Charles Strauss speaking on “Catholic Internationalism and Guatemala’s Civil War, 1960-1996” on Oct. 21.
Mother Daughter Tea
FertilityCare Friends of Philadelphia will host its fourth annual Mother Daughter Fertility Appreciation Tea on Sunday, Oct. 12 at St. John the Evangelist Parish in Morrisville.
School hosts clothing consignment sale
St. Francis de Sales School in Aston will host its annual sale Friday, Oct. 24 and Saturday, Oct. 25. Items for re-sale will include gently used children’s and maternity clothing as well as shoes, books, toys, sports gear and other items.
Crafters sought for holiday fair
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School, Doylestown, will hold its 36th Annual Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 1 and Sunday, Nov. 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bingo Bonanza in Bucks County
St. Joseph/St. Robert School, Warrington, will host a Bingo Bonanza Saturday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at St. Robert Bellarmine Church Hall, 856 Euclid Avenue, Warrington.
Beauty and truth, through fashion
Brenda Sharman will present her insights from the fields of fashion and advertising in her talk, "Discover Your Beauty from the Inside Out," Oct. 8 at St. Andrew Parish, Drexel Hill.
Theology on Tap coming to Northeast Philadelphia
Young adults in their 20s and 30s are invited to the fall series of Theology on Tap Northeast on Mondays, Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Gearo’s Grille, 1913 Welsh Road, Philadelphia. Catholics and non-Catholics welcome.
Immaculata hosts seminary professor in Edith Stein lecture
Redemptorist Father Dennis J. Billy, the John Cardinal Krol chair of Moral Theology at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, will speak on “The Holiness and Prudential Wisdom of Pope St. John XXIII” Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Immaculata University.