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 Sankofa: Lenten Day Of Reflection
March 8, 2014
 Lenten Revival “Marching to Victory”
March 10-12, 2014
 “Walking with the Saints” - A Symposium of Black Catholics, Their Concerns and Journey to Sainthood
March 14-16, 2014
 7th Annual Youth & Young Adult Revival
March 16, 2014
 “Get Your Head In the Game” Young Adult Retreat
March 21-23, 2014
 Lenten Parrish Mission - Annual Lenten Church Revival
March 24-26, 2014
 “A Call to Duty” Youth Retreat
March 29, 2014
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April 4-6, 2014
 Sight & Sounds Present “The Story of Moses”
April 9, 2014
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2014


March 8, 2014

Sankofa: Lenten Day Of Reflection

Join Black Catholics from Southern Louisiana for a day of reflection on where we have been, where we are, and where we are headed.

Organization: Offices of Black Catholic Ministries - Archdiocese of New Orleans, Diocese of Baton Rouge, Houma/Thibodaux, Lafayette, and Xavier University of Louisiana

Cost: $15/person
Location: Xavier University of Louisiana
Registration Information: Register by February 19th by contacting the OBCM for all registration materials.
For more information contact: obcm.arch-no.org or call 504-861-6207

March 10-12, 2014

Lenten Revival “Marching to Victory”

The revival will continue our journey to encounter Christ during this Lenten season. It is an opportunity to renew our commitment to daily prayer. Join us as Rev. Anthony M. Bozeman, S.S.J. leads us in prayer, praise and worship.

Cost: Free
Locations:
March 10 - St. Paul, 909 Rennie Avenue, Richmond.
March 11 - Holy Rosary, 3300 R Street, Richmond.
March 12 - St. Elizabeth, 2712 2nd Avenue, Richmond.
For more information contact: Pam Harris, (804) 622-5104 or obc@richmonddiocese.org.

March 14-16, 2014

“Walking with the Saints” - A Symposium of Black Catholics, Their Concerns and Journey to Sainthood

Keynote Speaker: M. Shawn Copeland, Ph.D.
Presented by: The Institute for Black Catholic Studies, Xavier University of Louisiana

General Admission in Advance: $ 25.00
At the door: $35.00
For students: $15.00
For more information call: (504) 520-7691 or www.xula.edu/ibcs

March 16, 2014

7th Annual Youth & Young Adult Revival

This annual event is hosted by youth and young adults of the Archdiocese. ALL AGES ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. The revivalist will be Deacon Joshua Johnson (Diocese of Baton Rouge).

Organization: Offices of Black Catholic Ministries, CYO & Youth Adult Ministry Office of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.

Cost: Free
Location: St. Mary of the Angel's Catholic Church (3p-5p)
Phone: 504-861-6207
For more information contact: obcm.arch-no.org or 504-861-6207

March 21-23, 2014

“Get Your Head In the Game” Young Adult Retreat

Join other young adults as we come together for a weekend to deepen our knowledge of the faith through prayer, small group and faith sharing. We will cover topics such as living a life of holiness, apologetics and the Eucharist. Most Reverend Francis X. DiLorenzo, Bishop of Richmond, will offer mass and immediately following will have dialogue with the participants.

Organization: Office for Black Catholics

Cost: $35.00
Registration Information: http://www.regonline.com/obcyoungadultretreat2014
Registration deadline: March 3, 2014
Location: Roslyn Retreat Center, 8727 River Road, Richmond, VA 23229
Phone: (804)-288-6045
For more information contact: Pam Harris, (804) 622-5104 or obc@richmonddiocese.org.

March 24-26, 2014

Lenten Parrish Mission - Annual Lenten Church Revival
Theme: Internal - External - Eternal featuring Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers of EWTN

Sponsored by: St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, St. Inigoes Maryland
Cost: Free
Location: 16922 St. Peter Claver Road, St. Inigoes Maryland 20684
Hotels: Comfort Inn & Suites, Days Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites
For More Information: Contact Adrianne Mathis, Event Coordinator - 240-925-8492
amathis72@yahoo.com

March 29, 2014

“A Call to Duty” Youth Retreat

A one day retreat with youth, grades 8-12, to share their faith experience with other youth. This is a retreat for youth, by youth. Don't miss it!

Organization: Office for Black Catholics

Cost: $10.00
Registration Information: https://www.regonline.com/obcdayyouthretreatric2014
Register by: March 22, 2014
Location: St. Michael Catholic Church, 4491 Springfield Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060
Phone: (804)-527-1039
For more information contact: Pam Harris, (804) 622-5104 or obc@richmonddiocese.org.

April 4-6, 2014

Habari Gani #6

This leadership retreat for High School Students teaches the young people the importance of leadership by using examples from our African and African-American spiritual traditions.

Organization: Offices of Black Catholic Ministries, CYO & Youth Adult Ministry Office of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.

Cost: $100/person
Registration Information: contact the CYO Office for a registration packet
Location: Camp Abbey Retreat Center (Covington, LA)
Phone: 504-36-0551 ext. 3221
For more information contact: Cecilia at 504-836-0551 ext. 3221

April 9, 2014

Sight & Sounds Present “The Story of Moses”

Join the STA Sodality to Experience the Story of Moses

Location of event: Sight & Sounds Theatres, Strasburg, PA

Leaving from St. Teresa of Avila Church
13th & V Streets, SE
Washington, DC

Bus Departs at 7:30am
Returning Around 10:00am

Cost: $135.00 per person
$45.00 deposit to reserve seat due January 5, 2014
$45.00 payments due February 2, 2014
Balance due no later than March 2, 2014

For more information contact:
Sylvia Peterson: (301) 218-4049
Pat Jenkins: (301) 736-9013
Clara Pate: (301) 645-9439

April 30, 2014

Autism, Mental Health and Wellbeing Conference

Learn of Care Planning, Parents Perspective, Detention & Mental Health Act & Conselling Workshops

Guest Speakers: Dr. Wendy Lawson, Dr. Andrew McDonnell & Maureen Bennie

Cost: 95 for professional and 65 for non-professional(10 discount before 1/31/14)
Location: Tally Ho Conference Center, Pershore Road, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
For more information contact: info@studio3.org

April 30, 2014

Learn of Care Planning, Parents Perspective, Detention & Mental Health Act & Conselling Workshops

Guest Speakers: Dr. Wendy Lawson, Dr. Andrew McDonnell & Maureen Bennie

Organization: Studio 3

Cost: 95 for professional and 65 for non-professional(10 discount before 1/31/14)
Location: Tally Ho Conference Center, Pershore Road, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Registration Information: e-mail info@studio3.org
For more information contact: e-mail below
Phone: +44(0)1225 334111

June-11-15, 2014

Unity Explosion - Region X 2014 - Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Theme: "Rejoice Together ...Encouraged Forever"

The Unity Explosion Conference will provide an experience that addresses the expressed ministerial, pastoral, evangelization, and liturgical needs of the participants.

Cost: $175.00 per person
Hotel: Marriott Sugar Land Town Square, 16090 City Walk Sugar Land, Texas 77479
Location: Greater Houston Area, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
Phone: 1-800-228-9290

For more information contact:
Deborah Ladet
Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
Phone: 713-652-4406
Email: unityexplosion@archgh.org

June 20-21, 2014

Eucharistic Congress

Theme: Spiritual Renewal

Come together with tens of thousands of Catholics for a day of spiritual renewal focusing on the Living Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist.

Those who attend the Eucharistic Congress will discover a unique opportunity for prayer, evangelization, adoration, inspiring talks and music, as well as the once-a-year chance to gather with Catholics from all over for an intense communal experience of Catholic spirituality unparalleled in the Southeast.

Organization: Archdiocese of Atlanta

Cost: Free
Registration Information: http://www.archatl.com/congress/
Location: Georgia International Convention Center, College Park, Georgia (just outside of Atlanta)
Phone: 404-920-7800
For more information contact: The Archdiocese of Atlanta

2014

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