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Be sure to check the parish’s Facebook page for the latest updates.
We always have more events/announcements than we have room for in our bulletin.  Here are some more great events:
Office for the New Evangelization
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 – 7 PM
Event: Permanent Diaconate Information Night (on Zoom)
Lay men of the Archdiocese (above the age of 29) are invited to an online information session to learn about the vocation of the Permanent Deacon in the Church the process of discernment and formation for the Permanent Diaconate. No commitment is required to attend. After the introductory talk there will be time for Q & A.
Please register for this webinar at: archphila.org/deacon

Rosary Campaign for an End to the Coronavirus
…there is no problem, as difficult as it may be, that we cannot resolve at this time by praying the Holy Rosary.”  – Sr. Lucia of Fatima
Join us online, by phone or in spirit as we pray the Rosary asking the miraculous intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary to put an end to the coronavirus and to bring restoration to those most severely impacted by the pandemic.
  • Rosary in EnglishMonday through Thursday at 8 PM until further notice
  • Rosario en español: De lunes a jueves a las 8 PM hasta nuevo aviso
For more details and log-in, visit: http://www.phillyevang.org/rosary
Campaña del Rosario por el fin del coronavirus
“No hay problema, repito, por más difícil que sea, que no podamos resolver ahora con el rezo del Santo Rosario.” -Hna. Lucia de Fatima
Únase a nosotros en línea, por teléfono o en espíritu mientras rezamos el Rosario a las 8:00 p.m. Pediremos la milagrosa intercesión de la Santísima Virgen María para que ponga fin al coronavirus y obtenga restauración para aquellos más impactados por la pandemia.
  • Rosario en español: De lunes a jueves a las 8 PM hasta nuevo aviso
  • Rosary in EnglishMonday through Thursday at 8 PM until further notice

Miércoles, 9 al 30 de Septiembre, de las 8 a las 9 PM 
Evento: Vive El Caminito (un curso virtual en español)
Vive El Caminito es un curso virtual de 4 semanas, que examina los tres componentes principales de El Caminito – humildad, confianza, y abandono.  Enseñado en Español por Susana Marshall, OCDS, ¡este curso es un viaje al corazón de la santa cuyo Caminito ha guiado a millones a las alturas de la santidad! Presentado por El Instituto de la Vida Católica.
Más información: El costo de la clase y de el libro de trabajo es de $57.99.  La fecha límite de registro es el 24 de Agosto. Favor de registrarse en  www.catholiclifeinstitute.org/calendar/special-events/

Tuesday September 22nd, 29th, October, 6th, 13th and 20th – 9:30-11:00 AM
Event: 33 Days to Greater Glory-Virtual Study
Adult Faith Discussion being offered in person as well as virtually on Zoom. We will delve into the deep meaning of John’s Gospel as he leads us to the Father:  In this third installment of his 33-day consecration series, Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, leads us, in the company of St. John in a consecration to our Heavenly Father through Jesus the Son. There is no cost to participate.  Please purchase the book on your own and also have a Catholic edition of the Bible.
Location: St. Mary Magdalene Parish in Media, PA or via Zoom
More info: Please email Nicky Verna at nicky@verna.com or 610-639-3816 (call or text) to confirm your attendance and for the Zoom access information.

Saturday, October 10, 2020 – 7:00-8:30 PM
Event: Our Lady and the Rosary: Our Anchor in Troubled Times
During these troubled times in which we live, Our Lady and the Rosary are the antidote. Join us for an evening of reflection (in person or online) in which we explore power of the Rosary to conquer our problems – both personal and in the world – and what you can do to develop a stronger relationship with the Blessed Mother.  Come and discover how much Our Lady wants to give you her peace and maternal protection!
Speaker: Meghan Cokeley, Director, Office for the New Evangelization, Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Location: St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Ambler, PA
More info: You may attend this event in person or watch it online.

Saturday, October 17, 2020-5:15 PM
Event: Wedding Anniversary Mass, Philadelphia
The annual Wedding and Anniversary mass to pray for and with married couples in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia who are married  1-25 years and couples who have been married 25 years or more or 5o years or more. The mass will be celebrated by Archbishop Nelson Perez.
Location: Cathedral Basilica of St. Peter and Paul, 18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103
More information: Visit phillycatholiclife.org

Holy Hour for the Election: 50 States – 50 People – One Hour
Join us for an hour of prayer and adoration before Jesus in the Eucharist as we petition for grace and blessing upon our country, especially asking for God’s will to be accomplished in the upcoming presidential election. We hope for at least 50 people to be present, one for each State of the United States of America, but more are welcome! Sunday, November 1, 2020 – 2-3 PM at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Philadelphia. Free parking is available. Social distancing will be observed. Please RSVP at phillyevang.org/events.
Hora Santa para la Elección: 50 personas ~ 50 estados ~ Una hora
Únase a nosotros durante una hora de oración y adoración ante Jesús en la Eucaristía mientras pedimos gracia y bendición para nuestro país, especialmente pidiendo que se cumpla la voluntad de Dios en las próximas elecciones presidenciales. Esperamos que estén presentes al menos 50 personas, una por cada estado de los Estados Unidos de América, ¡pero más son bienvenidas! Domingo, 1 de Noviembre del 2020 – 2:00-3:00 PM a la Catedral Basílica de los Santos Pedro y Pablo, Filadelfia. Hay parqueo gratis disponible en el estacionamiento de la Catedral. Utilice la dirección GPS 222 N 17th Street, Philadelphia. Se observará distanciamiento social. Para asistir, regístrese en: phillyevang.org/events

New! Institute for Christian Formation at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary
St. Charles Borromeo Seminary will begin the Institute for Christian Formation for all those interested in going deeper in their faith. The program is designed for practicing Catholics and offers the brightest and best Catholic professors around to examine the essential areas of proper Christian life, including Baptism, Confirmation, and the Eucharist to provide a fuller understanding of our dignity as Christians, a more conscious participation in the Sacred Liturgy, and appreciation for the call to live and witness to a moral life in interior communion with Christ.
This is a non-credited program that meets once a week on Thursdays for 16 weeks spread over 2 years. Courses are expected to begin in January 2021. For more information about the topics, cost, schedule and contact information, please visit scs.edu/icf.

Unbound Healing Ministry
Feeling stuck and looking for freedom? Unbound is a ministry of healing that helps individuals find spiritual freedom in areas of their life where they feel bound. A trained prayer team prays with a person using the Five Keys of the Unbound model of deliverance to help them find freedom and peace. Situations where Unbound can help include: relationship problems, inability to forgive, habitual sin, chronic anger, fear, or sadness, any area of your life where you feel stuck and desire freedom. For more information and to find a local Unbound prayer team, visit the Archdiocesan website phillyevang.org/unbound

Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Help-Line: Do you need help accessing services and supports for someone with an intellectual disability or Autism? A collaboration of Catholic Social Services-Developmental Programs, The Office for Persons with Disabilities and the Schools of Special Education of the Archdiocese is offering this convenient help-line to assist families connect to disabilities services provided by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.To reach the Help-Line call:484-472-5041 or email: IDDhelp@chs-adphila.org.

Nourish for Caregivers Support Group
Nourish for Caregivers is a Christ-centered Catholic ministry that supports the practical, emotional & spiritual needs of family caregivers. Our monthly meetings are for anyone juggling the challenges of everyday life, health, career and caring for a loved one, whether it be a family member with disabilities, an ill or aging parent, spouse, friend or grandparent. Meetings are held monthly and are happening online and in person in various locations/times around the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. To find a group, visit phillyevang.org/nourish, or contact Aimee Gustitis at 610-724-8950 or aimeegustitis@outlook.com.

The Arise Podcast explores Catholic life in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and offers reflections on the Word of God as it speaks to us in our own day. Featuring Father Richard Owens, O.F.M. Cap., Father Eric Banecker, and Gina Christian, the podcast presents the truth, beauty, and goodness of the Catholic faith to Catholics, fellow Christians, and all those who seek something more.  To listen to the podcasts, visit https://catholicphilly.com/category/listen/.  Or, click these links here: