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March 3, 2015
 Annual Women’s Lenten Retreat
March 14 2015
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March 14, 2015
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March 14, 2015
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2015


March 3, 2015

Evening of Reflection on the feast of Saint Katharine Drexel

Theme: The Total Gift of Self

Description:

Join Father Stephen Thorne for an evening of information and inspiration on the feast of a great saint of the Church.

Location:
315 South Warren Avenue Malvern, PA 19355

Cost: $35

Registration Info:
Call 610 644 0400

For more information, email:
frsthorne@gmail.com


March 14 2015 at 10am - 3pm

Annual Women’s Lenten Retreat

Come spend the day in retreat with Sister Annette Beecham, OSP, retreat facilitator. Continental breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee.

Location:
701 Gun Road, Baltimore MD 21227

Cost: $35.00

Sponsorsed By: The Oblate Sisters of Providence

Registration Info:
Online registration will begin in February 2015 and can be done at www.ooblatesistersvocations.com.

For more information, contact:
Sister Marcia L. Hall, OSP at sr.marcia@yahoo.com or at 410.499.4617


March 14, 2015

6th conference on Faith, Deafness, and Disabilities

"Gathering Together, Creating Communities"

Come join us as we will feature workshops in Catholic formation for persons who are Deaf or who have disabilities. 8:15am early bird workshops. Free childcare for children and teens with special needs.

Location:
DeMatha Catholic High School
4313 Madison Street
Hyattsville, MD

Sponsorsed By: Archdiocesan Department of Special Needs Ministries

Registration Info:
Registration begins at 8am. Cardinal Donald Wuerl will celebrate the closing liturgy at 4pm.

For more information, contact:
Department of Special Needs Ministries: specialneedsministry@adw.org or 301-853-4560


March 14, 2015 10:00am - 3:00pm

A Lenten Reflection: Can You Drink the Cup?

Theme: The Oblate Sisters of Providence Women's Lenten Retreat

Description :

Come join us as we reflect on daily experiences in life, Sacred Scripture, Historical Events, Prayer, Love, etc. Sr. Annette Beecham, OSP, Retreat Facilitator.

Location:
701 Gun Road, Baltimore MD 21227

Cost: $30.00 per person to include continental breakfast, lunch and retreat material.

Registration Info:
Online registration will begin in February 2015 and can be done at www.ooblatesistersvocations.com

For more information, contact:
Sister Marcia Hall, OSP at sr.marcia@yahoo.com or at 410.499.4617.


March 21, 2015, 8:30am - 3:00pm

3rd Annual Archdiocesan Women's Conference 2015

"Gathering the Wisdom of Women: Water to Wine"

Come join us to listen to the wisdom of Colleen Carroll Campbell, Lucia Baez Luzondo, Dr. Liliana Alessandri, Sr. Mary Elizabeth, SV, Dr. Jem Sullivan and Gloria Purvis Scott.

Location:
Resurrection Church
Church of the Resurrection
3315 Greencastle Road
Burtonsville, Maryland 20866
301/236-5200

Cost: Free babysitting and the cost for the entire day is $25.00

For more information, contact:
Maria Suarez Hamm: mhamm@adw.org / 301-853-4999


April 24-26th 2015

Faith in the Woods: “A Spirit filled” Camping Trip

Join us for a weeke3nd of adventure and fellowship that will include camping in tents, hiking, swimming, cooking and group activities

Sponsorsed By: Archdiocese of Washington, AAYM Gatherings


May 29-31, 2015

Young Adult Retreat Summit

Please pray for the USCCB Secretariat Office of African American Affairs as they prepare to host an event to obtain a fuller understanding of the needs of Black Catholic young adults (20/30's). The goal is to facilitate more effective evangelization of this group and to develop outreach strategies.

Sponsorsed By: USCCB Secretariat of Cultural Diversity in the Church/Office of African American Affairs


September 22-27, 2015

World Meeting of Families

Theme: Love is our Mission: The Family Fully Alive

It’s Official: The Holy Father will be joining us in Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families in 2015!

Location:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

For more information, visit:
http://www.worldmeeting2015.org/papal-visit/


July 6-9, 2017

Congress XII

Save the Date!

Location:
The National Black Catholic Congress, Inc
Hyatt Regency Orlando
Orlando, Florida

For more information::
The NBCC will post more news as it happens on our web site, www.nbccongress.org.

2015

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