Pray and share with Sisters from different religious communities in the Chicago area. Single Catholic women, ages 18-40, are invited to spend the weekend traveling to different religious communities to see and talk to sisters about their day to day lives. The event begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 27, until 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 28. Meals, overnight accommodations, and transportation between communities visited are provided.
This Palm Sunday is the official World Youth Day kick-off and Archbishop Blase J. Cupich will celebrate with the Young Adult Ministry at Holy Name Cathedral, beginning at 3 p.m. The Divine Mercy will be prayed in Polish, Spanish, Tagalog and English as a reflection of World Youth Day and Mass will follow at 5:15 p.m. For more information, visit www.yamchicago.org.
The Archdiocese of Chicago's Office for Catechesis and Youth Ministry is participating in the National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) on November 19 - 20, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The kick-off event with Most Rev. John Manz, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago, will take place on Sunday, March 29, at St. Louise de Marillac Parish, 1125 Harrison Avenue in La Grange Park, from 3 to 5:30 p.m.
For more information, visit http://www.youthministry-chicago.org/Programs/Events.aspx.
Attend a conference with liturgical and catechetical leaders collaborating for the renewal of liturgical catechesis in service to the new evangelization. The conference will be held at the University of St. Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary Conference Center Room 202, 100 East Maple Avenue in Mundelein, on Thursday, April 16 and Friday, April 17. For more information and registration, visit www.usml.edu/the-liturgical-institute/events/liturgical-catechesisand-the-New-Evangelization.
The Office of Assistance Ministry and the Safe Environment Office, along with the Healing Garden Committee are hosting their annual Prevent Child Abuse Prayer Service at the Healing Garden, located at Holy Family Parish, 1080 West Roosevelt Road in Chicago. The Prayer Service will be held on Friday, April 17, at 10:30 a.m.
Attend the Annual Respect Life Conference at St. Paul of the Cross Parish, 320 South Washington Street in Park Ridge, on Saturday, April 18. The conference will begin at 9 a.m. and guest speakers include Professor Janet Smith, Dr. Pilar Calva and Thomas Brejcha. The conference will conclude with Mass at 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact Victor Vallejo at 312-534-5355.
Volunteer for Misericordia Candy Days to help raise money for children and adults with developmental and physical disabilities. For more information, call Tessa at 773-273-2768, email: email@example.com, or visit www.misericordia.org.
The Annual Mother-Daughter Tea, sponsored by the Archdiocesan Marriage and Family Ministries Office, will take place on Sunday, April 26, at 2:30 p.m., at Catholic Charities' St. Vincent Hall, 721 North LaSalle in Chicago. To register and for more information, visit www.marriageandfamilyministries.org.
Join Marriage and Family Ministries on a pilgrimage to Philadelphia for the 2015 World Meeting of Families. For more information, contact Amanda Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-534-8391. Visit www.worldmeeting2015.org for more information and resources.