Those processing will ask God to answer their special prayer requests through the intercession of the mother of Jesus. You may deposit your prayer request in an intention box or send it via email to email@example.com.
Rain or shine, the procession will begin at 4:00 PM at Drexel’s Dornsife Community Center at 36th and Spring Garden. Slowly and prayerfully, we will carry a statue of Mary through the streets of the community and through the hearts of both Drexel University (4:30 PM) and the University of Pennsylvania (5:00 PM) arriving at the church at 38th and Chestnut in time for the 5:30 PM mass.
You may join the procession anywhere along the route.
After mass, there will be hot soup and bread at the Newman Center next door. For details contact Doug Brintnall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 267-228-2559.
Wednesday evenings - Adoration and Mass in Church! - Please join us for this very special time with Our Lord: 9:00PM Adoration; 9:30PM Mass. Please note: for November, Adoration and Candlelight Mass will not be held on Wednesday, November 26.
Collegium Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture offers lectures, workshops, and meetings of interest to thinking Catholics. For more information, write email@example.com. Or visit the Collegium Institute's website: www.collegiuminstitute.org.
Gospel of St. Matthew, New Testament Bible Study: This Group will resume meeting on Sundays from 12:45PM - 2:15PM, upper level lounge, Newman Center, after the holidays. The resumption date will be announced in January 2015. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 267-228-2559.
Pray the Rosary! All are welcome to stop in to the Chapel, Upper Level, Newman Center, 3720 Chestnut Street to pray the Rosary on Tuesday evenings at 7:30PM.
Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius: Are you facing important decisions? Do you want to experience greater freedom and joy, drawing closer to God? The exercises will meet on Sundays and/or Monday evenings from October 2014 until April 2015. For further information: email@example.com; 267-228-2559.
Children's Religious Education / Sacramental Preparation: For information, please contact Doug at firstname.lastname@example.org or 267-228-2559.
For People Seeking Recovery - Narcotics Anonymous (NA): Four meetings every week in the Church Hall (enter at the rear of the Church through the parking lot). Beginners Meeting (Mondays 7-8:15PM); Speaker & Discussion Meeting (Mondays, 8:30-10PM); WAIT Meeting (Fridays, 7-8:15PM); Step Meeting (Fridays, 8:30-10PM). For more information: visit www.naworks.org or call 215-629-6757.
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults): Are you interested in becoming Catholic? Or in learning more about the Catholic Faith? Come to RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) which introduces adults to the Catholic faith and way of life. Regardless of your religious background, whether you already know you want to become Catholic or simply wish to learn more, RCIA will help. This program is also for Catholics who have not received First Communion and/or Confirmation. Meetings are Sundays 3:45PM to 5:15PM. To register or for more info, contact Andrew at email@example.com.
Meditation/Centering Prayer: You are welcome to join this small ecumenical group which meets in the Newman Center on Wednesdays from 6:00 to 7:00PM. For the schedule and information about the group and about learning to pray in the Christian contemplative tradition, please contact Tom Connolly at 484-995-4046 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers needed for Liturgical Ministries: We need Acolytes, Lectors, Musicians, Choir Members, and Ushers. If you are interested in helping in any capacity with these ministries, please contact us at email@example.com
38th Street Stained Glass Windows: Walk along 38th Street between Chestnut and Sansom and view our stained glass windows! We thank those who contributed to these windows. If you are interested in contributing to the restoration of additional windows, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.