Calendar of Events
Professor to speak on women and men collaborating in Catholic Church
Trinitarian Sister Sara Butler will speak Tuesday, April 8 on “Collaboration of Men and Women in the Church” as part of the Archbishop’s Lecture Series. The talk begins at 7 p.m. in Vianney Hall at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Wynnewood.
Queen of Angels School presents living stations of the cross
Seventh graders of the Willow Grove Catholic school will present the living stations three times during Holy Week at two area churches.
Share a meal, learn about hunger and giving
Thomas Awiapo faced bleak poverty and hunger growing up in his village in Ghana, but survived thanks to Catholic Relief Services. He will share his story over a simple meal Wednesday, April 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.
Young adults plan retreat with New Evangelization focus
Malvern Retreat House offers a discount on the May 30-31 retreat for young adults, single or married, if they register before April 25.
North Wales parish to host Pro-life Outreach Mass
Msgr. John Conway will celebrate Mass April 7 at Mary Mother of the Redeemer Church, after which guest speaker Joseph Stanton will detail the efforts to protect the First Amendment Rights of pro-life citizens and deliver a tribute to his father, John Stanton.
Mass in desert to recall deaths, need for immigration reform
Cardinal Sean O'Malley will celebrate a Mass on the U.S.-Mexico border April 1 to commemorate the 6,000 migrants deaths in the desert since 1998. People at home are invited to take part and get involved with immigration reform.
Young adults invited for April events in Northeast Phila.
Theology on Tap Northeast offers a schedule of events each Monday evening in April for young adults in their 20s and 30s to gather for casual eating, drinking and faith-related discussion.
Kimberton school opens its doors next week
St. Basil the Great Catholic School in Kimberton hosts its Open House in two sessions on Thursday, April 3 from 9-11 a.m. and 6:30-8 p.m.
St. Laurence hosts international food fair as school fundraiser
The Upper Darby parish invites everyone to sample foods from some 20 countries and "celebrate the rich cultures in our community,” according to the pastor, Father Sean O'Neill.
Prayers across archdiocese set for visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia
The four major Catholic shrines in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia invite everyone to join in a Holy Hour of prayer for the visit of the pope to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families in the city in 2015.