AROUND THE DIOCESE
SUPPORT FOR ADVERSE PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS
You are not alone. There is help. Our Diocese has a network of concerned parents and professionals who have experienced or worked closely with issues surrounding adverse prenatal diagnosis. For support, contact Sr. Janice Marie Johnson at email@example.com or 610-289-8900, ext. 2280.
WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND
Shake off those winter blues and put the freshness of romance back into your relationship on a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. For info: 1-732-904-9636 or www.aweekendforyourmarriage.org.
TAX ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
Accounting students from DeSales University will provide free tax preparation assistance to senior citizens and individuals with lower incomes through March 29th. The program is part of the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA). Students are certified by the IRS before participating in the program. To schedule an appointment, call 610-282-1100, ext. 1868. Please bring all printed tax information and all documents pertaining to federal, state, and local taxes to the appointment.
CATHOLIC PRISON MINISTRY OPPORTUNITY
8:30 am to noon at St. Joseph the Worker
Are you currently volunteering in the Catholic Prison Ministry, or do you have a desire to volunteer? Join us on Saturday, March 23rd, for a morning workshop, from 8:30 am to noon, at St. Joseph the Worker, Orefield. The morning will begin with Mass at 8:30 am followed by the workshop in the Parish Center featuring talks and discussion designed to assist those in Catholic Prison Ministry. To register for this Free workshop, visit www.allentowndiocese.org/prisonministry. Any questions, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-289-8900 ext. 2021.
A PROGRAM FOR THE SEPARATED AND DIVORCED
7:00 pm at St. Francis Retreat House in Easton
A Lenten evening of reflection for those who are separated or divorced will be offered on Tues., April 2nd, 7:00 pm, at St. Francis Retreat House in Easton. The event is free; please call to register, or for any questions, at 610-289-8900, ext. 2028. Individuals who are separated or divorced will gain an understanding of the spirituality of suffering, loss, and grief. The evening includes time for adoration, a brief presentation, and fellowship. For more information, please visit www.allentowndiocese.org/separated-divorced.
CATHOLIC SCOUT WEEKEND
April 26-28, 2019, at Camp Trexler-Settlers
Fun-filled weekend, meals, and vigil Mass. All Catholic scouts welcome to attend! Information: www.adccos.org/bsr.htm .