Events This Weekend
Some Catholic events this weekend:
Sept. 9 -11, Discernment Weekend with the Dominican Sisters of Peace (Akron, OH). Single Catholic women ages 18-45 invited to a free “Come and See” discernment retreat. Experience Dominican prayer and community with the Sisters, reflect on God’s call for your life and explore contemporary Dominican life. For more information, call or text Sr.r Pat Dual at 614-216-7688 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 9-11, 40 Hours Devotion at St. Cecilia Church (Oakley. OH). Begins with opening Mass at 1:30 pm and ends with 10 am Sunday Mass. Annual 40 continuous hours of Eucharistic Adoration, all welcome for any hour(s). For information call 513.871.5757.
Sept. 9-11, “Pray the Scripture to Union With Christ” Retreat for Women at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center i(Norwood, OH). For information call 513.351.9800 or see OLHSC.org
Sept. 9, National Day of Prayer for Peace. USCCB President Archbishop Joseph Kurtz has called for a day of peace in response to racially charged violence in our country.
Sept. 9, Diocese of Covington Day of Prayer and Penance for Peace. All churches will be open for private prayer; students in all Catholic schools will pray the rosary at the same time; parishes will hold Eucharistic Adoration. At 7 pm Bishop Foys will preside at a Holy Hour for Peace at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption. All welcome.
Sept. 9, Mass for Peace at the Church of the Resurrection (Bond Hill/Cincinnati), 9 am. Archbishop Schnurr will celebrate; part of the National Day for Peace.
Sept. 9, Mass for Peace at Precious Blood Church (Dayton, OH), 8:30 am. Bishop Joe Binzer will celebrate; part of the National Day for Peace.
Sept. 9, Prayer Service for Peace at St. Andrew the Apostle Church (Indianapolis), 6 pm. Part of the National Day for Peace, Fr. Doug Hunter will celebrate.
Sept. 10, Marc Broussard Concert at St. Xavier High School Performance Center (Cincinnati), 7:30 pm. A Cincy Music Series 2016-2017 Concert. $25 general seating; $40 reserved seating. More information to come.
Sept. 10, National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children Observation at Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Cincinnati), 9:30 am. For the second year, Bishop Joe Binzer will lead prayer in a ceremony sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, who contributed the cemetery’s memorial to the unborn dead. One of dozens of ceremonies around the country; all welcome.
Sept. 10, National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children Observation at Woodland Cemetery (Dayton, OH), noon.
Sept. 10, National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children Observation at May Help of Christians Church (Fairborn, OH), following 4 pm Mass. Sponsored by the Daughters of Isabella, Marian Circle 911 and the Knights of Columbus, Fairborn Council 3724. Rosary, followed by potluck supper.
Sept. 10, Encounter Dayton Fall Kickoff at Chaminade-Julienne High School Auditorium. Since launching last year, Encounter Dayton youth prayer festival has outgrown its original location. For youth grades 8 – 12; music, dynamic talks, Adoration, fellowship. For more information see encounterdayton.org.
Sept. 10, Marc Broussard Concert at St. Xavier High School Performing Arts Center (CIncinnati), 7:30 pm. Singer/songwriter Broussard will kick off the 2016-2017 Cincy Music Series (formerly the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society) concert season. A portion of all proceeds go to area Catholic elementary education. For information and tickets call 513-570-0652 or see CincyMusicSeries.org.
Sept. 11, Historic Pre-War Auto Show at the Centennial Barn (Springfield Twp./Wyoming, OH), 11 am – 4 pm. Annual car show sponsored by the Franicscan Sisters of the Poor. All vehicles built between 1880-1940. More information to come.
Sept. 11, Vespers for Peace at St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption (Covington), 3 pm. Bishop Foys will celebrate. In memorial of the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attack on New York City; all welcome.
Looking for more Catholic events? To see our continually updated long-term calendar, see our Calendar of Events page.
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