ANNOUNCEMENTS

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 jjohnson@allentowndiocese.org or 610-289-8900, ext. 2280.

WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND

Palm Sunday reminds you to love your spouse as unselfishly as Christ loves us. Learn ways to deepen your couple love on a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. For information or to register, call 1-732-904-9636 or visit www.aweekendforyourmarriage.org.

EVENTS

RETROUVAILLE WEEKEND

April 26th
Family Life Center in Malvern, PA

Thousands of couples have healed their marriages through Retrouvaille (Retro-VIE). Couples learn to build communication skills and rediscover intimacy. Retrouvaille provides help for marriage problems, difficulties, or crises. The next program locally begins on the weekend of April 26th at the Family Life Center in Malvern, PA. Another weekend will be held in August. For more infotmation, or to register for one of our weekends, visit OUR WEBSITE or call 800-470-2230. All inquiries are strictly confidential.

CATHOLIC SCOUT WEEKEND

April 26th to 28th
Trexler Scout Reservation

Fun-filled weekend, meals, and vigil Mass. All Catholic scouts welcome to attend! Information: www.adccos.org/bsr.htm .

WELCOMING PROGRAM

April 27th
The Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth

The Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth will be hosting Fr. James Martin, SJ, for a one-day program, “A Good Measure: Showing Welcome and Respect for LGBT People and Their Families.” For more information and to register please visit http://www.jesuitcenter.org/SpecialEvent or call the Jesuit Center at 610-670-3642. This event is being held with the written approval of the Most Reverend Alfred A. Schlert, Bishop of Allentown.

VESPERS FOR HEALING

April 29th
6:30 pm at Holy Ghost Church

There will be Vespers for Healing for those who have experienced trauma at 6:30 pm, April 29th, Holy Ghost Church, 417 Carlton Avenue, Bethlehem. All are invited to join in an evening of prayer with the Most Reverend Alfred A. Schlert as presider and homilist. Following Vespers, there will be a Holy Hour of prayer before the Blessed Sacrament and the opportunity for confession. The evening will conclude with Benediction at 8:00 pm.