Eastern Greece/Charlotte Lenten Retreat 2018

March 15, 2017

Holy Cross – Our Mother of Sorrows – St. Charles Borromeo – St. John the Evangelist

All sessions are at:
St. John the Evangelist Church
5000 Mt. Read Blvd.

Lenten Retreat Theme: “Mercy Never Ends”

Presenter: Fr. Kevin MacDonald, C.Ss.R.

Fr. MacDonald has been a Redemptorist priest since 1991. Before entering the order, Fr. MacDonald graduated from Boston College (1978), signed a contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates and spent several seasons playing ball in Europe. He loves hockey, baseball and, of course, Our Lord.

Monday, March 27th: 1:30–2:30 pm, repeated 7–8 pm

God tells us of His dream for us, the gift of His love. How do we respond?

Tuesday, March 28th: 11:00 am–12 noon, repeated 7–8 pm
(The daytime session is earlier today because of the Diocesan Day of Penance & Mercy)
The risen Jesus leads us from sin to healing.Can reconciliation free us from our past burdens?

Wednesday, March 29th: 1:30–2:30 pm, repeated 7–8 pm
(Celebration of the sacrifice of the Mass at both sessions)
Jesus pours Himself out for us. Are we willing to accept our mission to go forth and proclaim the Good News?

Special Youth Event: Students grades 6-12 Sunday, March 26: 6:15-7:45 pm
Icebreakers, activities, food, song, prayer with Fr. MacDonald