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Lenten Updates:

+ Spiritual Conversations w/ the Sisters of St. Joseph visit this Wednesday

Are you looking for an opportunity for spiritual direction or a chance to discuss your future career or choices? Consider meeting with either Sr. Donna or Sr. Marilyn who will be visiting this Wednesday. You can sign up for a time slot at the following google doc: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1pFEgwROvygc3zqmLvMcZldg_RnQrhRug4WCxQ6r0ZzU/edit#gid=0.

+ Taize Prayer: this Wednesday
Join us for our next taize prayer in the ATH Chapel at 8pm. Taize prayer involves candlelight, meditative chant, scripture, and much more. If you'd like to participate in the choir or help with set up email Anna at amo82@cornell.edu for more info.

+ Stations of the Cross, Mass, and Friday Meatless Dinners
During the Lenten Season join us for our annual tradition of Stations of the Cross at 4:45pm in the ATH Chapel, along with a meatless dinner in our offices at 6pm. As an added bonus we'll have Friday evening Mass at 5:15pm in the ATH Chapel. Email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu for more info.

+ Ice Skating: Feb 28th, 7-9pm
We've rented Lynah Rink for a night of ice skating and much more. Join us for a fun and cheap Saturday night activity and bring your friends. Cost will be $5 to get in, and $2 additional if you need to rent skates. Email Andrew (alb398@cornell.edu) for more info.

+ 8 Week Meeting Christ in Prayer Program: Sundays @ 4pm
Are you looking to grow in your faith and in your prayer life during the season of Lent? Consider participating in one of our 8 week Meeting Christ in Prayer groups that will be facilitated by Fr. Gerry and Joe during the season of Lent. Meeting Christ in Prayer includes booklets that incorporate daily prayer reflections, introduction to new prayer techniques, and a weekly group sharing meeting. Email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu for more info.

+ Loaves and Fishes - this coming Tuesday
Share a meal with the residents of the Ithaca Area as we visit the Loaves and Fishes Community Kitchen on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month from around 5-7pm. Email Deacon Mike at dcnmikem@msn.com for more info or to rsvp.

+ "Adelante" Film Screening and Discussion with Producer - Mar 6
Join us after our Friday night meals at 7pm in the ATH Chapel for a screening of the moving film Adelante. "Adelante" shows the heart of Mexico beating strongly, just outside of Philadelphia, in an Irish-Catholic church. "Adelante" invites the audience into St. Patrick's Church, and through portraying the lives of selected individuals - a remarkable Irish-American priest, young Mexican immigrants, and older Irish parishioners - the film shows how different communities in Norristown, PA, have made mutual adjustments in order to create meaningful and heartfelt bonds of friendship and understanding. Email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu for more info.

+ 21 and Over Retreat: Discernment in Everyday Life
Our annual 21 and over retreat at Mount Saviour Benedictine Monastery will be taking place on March 13-15. Join us for a weekend of prayer with the monks, large group and small group talks. Fr. Jerry and Anna will be leading a weekend reflecting on prayer and discernment. Email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu for more info or to rsvp. Spots are limited and cost of retreat will be $40.

+ Lenten Day of Prayer: Mar 21st
Are you looking for a chance for prayer and renewal during Lent? Consider participating in our Lenten Day Retreat which will take place on Sat, Mar 21st from 10am - 5pm at a local Church. We will spend the day using various prayers such as the Rosary and Stations of the Cross to reflect on the Life, Passion, and Resurrection in preparation of Holy Week. Cost will be $10 and you can email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu for more info.

+ Kairos Post Easter Retreat Experience - Applications now available
Interested in spending a weekend learning about your relationship with God, your loved ones and yourself? Kairos is for you. We're going to be heading to Watson Homestead for a wonderful weekend of growing closer to God and one another. If you're interested email Dave at dph67@cornell.edu or checking out the facebook page here

+ Thursday Women's Bible Study @ 7:30pm
Our women's bible study is meeting on a weekly basis at 7:30pm in the Redlin Room (G22 ATH) to reflect on the coming week's scriptures. Email Alex at alm358@cornell.edu for more.

+ Go to See Pope Francis in Philly Next Fall with Cornell Catholic
Pope Francis is coming to the states next year and we'll be heading to participate in a papal Mass on Sunday, Sept 21st. We'll be leaving by bus around 4am and returning later that evening by bus. Cost of the trip will be around $50. If you're interested in participating email Joe at jem479@cornell.edu.

 

For a comprehensive list of Sunday Mass times at nearby parishes please go to http://www.cornellcatholic.org/cocaco/index.cfm/sacraments-worship/sunday-mass-times-at-local-area-parishes/.  

Today's Readings — The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) website Daily Mass Readings provides the reading for the day and links to download podcasts via iTunes or other audio file formats.

 

 

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