Calendar of Events

Handel’s ‘Messiah’ performs at the cathedral

Vox Ama Deus presents 'Messiah' on Friday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul.

Delaware County school hosts open house

Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School in Wallingford welcomes all on Wednesday, Dec. 3 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Miraculous Medal Shrine prays solemn novena

More than 10,000 people are expected to visit Mary's shrine in Germantown to pray during the annual novena going on now through Nov. 25. A bishop from Brooklyn will celebrate the feast day Mass Nov. 26.

Marriage Encounter plans weekend getaway in Doylestown

Married couples: Do you want to have the best Advent and Christmas ever? Give yourselves time away from the pressures of work and family on a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend Nov. 21-23.

Climate change discussion

A panel discussion, “Faith and Environment Panel: Empowering the Care of Creation,” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 11 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Bartley Hall at Villanova University.

Healing Mass hosted in Wayne

A healing Mass and baptism in the Holy Spirit will be held at St. Katharine of Siena Church in Wayne on Thursday, Nov. 13.

Presentation on suicide

The St. Peter Respect Life Committee will host a presentation titled, “Suicide: A Catholic Understanding and Response,” on Sunday, Nov. 16 at St. Peter Church in West Brandywine. A talk for youths precedes a talk for adults.

Evening of prayer on addictions

Gethsemani Ministry for Addictions will host an evening to pray for family members and loved ones suffering from addictions and those supporting them in recovery on Thursday, Nov. 20 at St. Norbert Oratory in Paoli.

Christmas bazaar in Montgomery County

St. Paul Women's Guild at St. Paul Parish, East Norriton, will hold its annual "Old-Fashioned Christmas Bazaar" on Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov. 22.

Veneration of St. Gianna relic in Doylestown

The Society of St. Gianna Beretta Molla will offer a second-class relic for veneration Nov. 22-23 at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa. Father Frank Pavone will celebrate the liturgies.