MERCY NIGHT TO PREPARE FOR EASTER
Tuesday, March 20, 7pm to 9pm
St. Dominic Parish, 2390 Bush St., San Francisco
Ed Hopfner, (415) 614-5547
The archdiocesan Office of Marriage and Family Life and St. Dominic Parish are sponsoring an evening of Adoration, quiet prayer, and reflection, in the beautiful worship space that is St. Dominic Church, with contemplative music and candlelit illumination. Anyone seeking God's presence is welcome. Confession is available, as well as prayer teams to pray with or for you. Come for five minutes, or the whole two hours—and bring a friend. Complete information is on Facebook: Bit.ly/stdmercy.
BISHOP ROBERT BARRON AT ST. MARY'S COLLEGE
"Looking at the World Through the Catholic Lens: Principle Themes in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition"
Wednesday, March 21, 7:30-9 pm
Main Chapel on the campus of Saint Mary's College of California,
1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga
In this talk, widely acclaimed theologian and author Bishop Barron will explore the beauty, wisdom, and vitality of our rich Catholic intellectual tradition and how it can be a rich resource for the renewal of culture today. The event is free and open to the public; guests are advised to arrive early to secure admission. For more information, contact Father Dave Gentry, firstname.lastname@example.org, (925) 631-4790.
NAT'L SHRINE TO HOST "MISSION YOUTH"
On March 24, the Shrine of St. Francis will welcome a group of young adults who will be spending Holy Week evangelizing around San Francisco accompanied by Father Justin Kielhorn, L.C. Mission Youth is a pastoral program directed by Regnum Christi, an apostolic movement recognized by the Universal Church. Their mission statement:
"Mission Youth, engaging young people, adults and families, exists to spread Christ's love through missions in the U.S. and abroad serving communities in their specific needs. The encounter with Christ, others, and ourselves transforms and empowers us and those we serve."
M.Y. provides week-long and day-long opportunities for youth and college students to embrace the true meaning of encounter, bringing the life and reality of the Gospel to the streets.
Please include these bold young men and women in your prayers.