St. Francis Week
September 29 - October 7, 2018
Saturday, September 29 & Sunday, September 30
- Social Justice Ministry Fair, in the Gathering Space after each Mass.
Tuesday, October 2, 9 and 16 (Spanish only)
- Special Presentations about St. Francis and Pope Francis’ Encyclical “Rejoice and Be Glad”, in Assisi (10/2) & San Damiano (10/9 & 16) at 7 pm.
Wednesday, October 3 at 8 pm
- Transitus & Holy Hour, Duke Catholic Center - Goodson Chapel. The Friars from Immaculate Conception will join the Conventual Friars at Duke for their celebration of the passing of St. Francis into eternal life.
Thursday, October 4, Feast of Saint Francis
- Daily Mass with the School, in the Sanctuary at 8:15 am.
- Spanish Mass at 7pm.
Both followed by a small dessert reception in the Gathering Space, if you would like to help bringing desserts, please sign-up here.
Saturday, October 6
- Blessing of the Animals & Community Garden on the School Playground
at 11 am. Activities for kids, treats for pets and humans.
- Bilingual Mass in the Sanctuary at 5:30 pm followed by the Multicultural Festival in Fellowship Hall (School Gym) and the Parking Lot in between EK and the School Gym. We need some food donations for the festival, to help please sign-up here.
Sunday, October 14
- Screening of the film “Santuario” on the school Play Ground at 12:45 and 3 pm.
Monday, October 15
- Small study group on “Rejoice and be Glad” (Gaudete et Exsultate), the new encyclical from Pope Francis in the Youth Room at 7 pm.
Wednesday, October 17
- Repeat presentation of “Rejoice and be Glad” in the Gathering Space at 12:45 pm.