Calendar of Events
Healing Mass for victims of clergy sexual abuse
Archbishop Charles Chaput will celebrate a Mass for healing for victims of clergy sexual abuse and preach the homily on Saturday, March 22 at 5:15 p.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, Philadelphia.
Three archbishops to pray for peace in Ukraine on Sunday
Archbishops Chaput and Soroka will participate in a prayer service Sunday, March 16 in the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Philadelphia.
Malvern hosts retreat for widows and widowers
Those who have lost a spouse will have an opportunity for spiritual reflection and refreshment during a day of reflection March 26 at Malvern Retreat House.
Kennett Square parish welcomes all for Lenten mission on holiness
St. Patrick Parish in Kennett Square will explore the topic of holiness with nationally known speaker Bill Wegner of “Good News International,” a lay Catholic ministry group, beginning Sunday, March 9.
McDevitt, Cardinal Dougherty scholarships to benefit from upcoming play
The one-woman play “The God Box, A Daughter's Story" will be performed by author Mary Lou Quinlan on Sunday, March 9 at 7 p.m. at the Arcadia University Theatre in Glenside.
Malvern Retreat House hosts Ash Wednesday reflection
The one-day retreat March 5 includes inspirational talks, Mass, quiet time, meditation, stations of the cross, exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, private adoration and Benediction.
Shroud of Turin focus of talk at West Chester Parish
Russ Breault, one of the world’s leading experts on the shroud, presents the film "Shroud Encounter" on Saturday, March 15 at 2:30 p.m. at SS Simon and Jude Church. Admission is free, and a life-size replica of the shroud will also be on display
Focolare offers reflection on passion and death of Jesus before Lent
Members of the Focolare Movement will tell how a deeper understanding of the passion and death of our Lord enables people to deal with the trials and tribulations of day-to-day life on Sunday, March 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center in Philadelphia.
Prayer, talk on Blessed Louis Martin offered at Carmelite Monastery
The Carmelite Monastery in Philadelphia’s Oak Lane section invites everyone to pray in the presence of the relics of St. Thérèse of Lisieux and of her parents, Blessed Louis and Zélie Martin on Sunday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rydal parish explores, Who is Pope Francis?
St. Hilary Parish in Rydal, Montgomery County, offers an evening with Jesuit Father Dan Ruff to learn more about Pope Francis on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m.