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Upcoming Events at Notre Dame:

 

Announcing the Lenten/Easter Educational Series on Prayer Styles

Within these holy seasons of penance and alleluia joy, Catholics seek out opportunities to grow deeper in their relationship with God.  We will provide a number of presenters on various styles of prayer.  These spiritual sessions will be held on Mondays from 6:30 – 8:00 pm in our parish Multi-Purpose Room and repeated Wednesdays 10:30 am – 12:00 noon in the Church Founders’ Room.  Please mark your calendar to join us!

Here is the schedule of sessions in the series:

•   Monday, March 2:  “Types of Prayer, Prayer of Gratitude” with Kathy Higgins, Director of Adult Faith Formation, Notre Dame, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, March 4:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

•   Monday, March 30:  “Ignatian Spirituality, Exam of Consciousness” Sr. Ardath Blake, HM, Villa Maria Educational and Spiritual Center, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, April 1:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

•   Monday, April 20:  “Small Christian Communities: Faith Sharing and Praying with the Sunday Gospel” with Sr. Nancy Fischer, SSJ, Diocese of Erie Vicar for Religious Sisters, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, April 22:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

•   Monday, May 4:  “Mary, Woman of Nazareth, Woman of the Gospels” with Sr. Ardath Blake, HM, Villa Maria Educational and Spiritual Center, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, May 6:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

•   Monday, May 18:  “On-going Journey with our Companions of Faith, The Saints” with Father Richard Allen, Pastor, Notre Dame, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, May 20:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

•   Monday, June 1:  “Come Holy Spirit, Fill us with your Holy Fire”, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Multi-Purpose Room
•   Wednesday, June 3:  Repeat of previous session 10:30 am – 12 noon, Notre Dame Founders' Room in the church building

Please call the parish office for reservations so handouts can be provided.  (724) 981-5566

Join us for the Men's Lenten Breakfast being held at Notre Dame on Saturday, March 7.  Mass will be celebrated in the Church at 9 am, followed by a morning of Food, Faith and Fellowship.  Guest Speaker will be Joe Tarquinio, Director of the Maria House Project in Erie.  Tickets are $12; for reservations, call:  Michelle Becker (724) 699-5891, Jo Feeney (724) 699-3340 or Staci Perman (330) 519-3239.

"ALL IS HOLY:  A LENTEN PARISH MISSION"
Sunday, March 15 – Tuesday, March 17

Jeanne Cotter, liturgical composer, author, performer, parish mission director, master teacher, inspirational speaker and retreat leader, will be at Church of Notre Dame March 15-17, 2020 for a Concert and Mission entitled "All is Holy:  A Lenten Parish Mission."



For more than two decades Cotter has inspired and taught audiences throughout the United States and abroad.  She will be speaking and performing at the weekend Masses followed by a concert at 7 pm Sunday, March 15 that will include performing with Notre Dame's Children and Adult choirs. The Mission will take place on March 16-17 at 7 pm both evenings.

The concert and Mission will be hosted by the Church of Notre Dame Music Ministry and will be utilized as a fundraiser for the parish and for the Prince of Peace Center in Farrell.  Included in the three-day event will be a pasta dinner at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, March 15, served by music ministry members.  The concert will follow the dinner.

Cost for the dinner and concert will be $20.  Family rates are also available.  Concert-only tickets will be $15 for adults and $10 for students.  Contact Gretchen Wagner, director of music and liturgy, at (724) 813-5245 to reserve tickets.

Ms. Cotter will perform her original piano works, sing inspirational songs and speak about hope, connection and healing. She has numerous recordings, music collections and books published by GIA Publications, Inc. as well as Mythic Rain.

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