If you have not been baptized , now is your time to come forward to receive instructions in the Faith. If you or you know someone who has not be Baptized please contact Sister St. Mark IHM or Father Connors. Classes are free and held on Thursdays beginning soon. If you are an adult who has been baptized, but has not yet received the sacraments of First Holy Communion or Confirmation, please contact Sister or Father also.
CYO Fall Sports Registration
St David CYO Fall Sports Registration is now open:
- Cross Country (K thru 8)
- Girls’ Volleyball (5/6 and 7/8)
- Soccer (boys and girls, 3 thru 8)
Go to www.stdavidcyo.org for registration link and school code or visit www.orgsonline.com
P.A.R.C Benefit Dinner
5PM to 7:30PM. James A. Flaherty Council Annual dinner to benefit Penna. Association of Retarded Citizens (P.A.R.C.) at Council Home in Glenside.
36th Annual Mass for the Canonization of Blessed John of Vercelli
3:00PM at Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 1500 Marian Road, Abington. Principal celebrant will be Bishop Joseph F. Martino, D.D. Confessions will begin at 2:00PM and Rosary outside at 2:30PM. Dinner will follow. Spouses and children are welcome. The church has a 200 car parking lot, is handicapped accessible and has a chair lift to the Church Hall for the social and dinner. Free will offerings only are accepted. Sponsored by the Philadelphia Archdiocesan Holy Name Union. Please RSVP by September 27 to Sean Clarke at email@example.com or (215) 830-9649.
Our Lady of Confidence Christian Retreat for Persons with Disabilities
October 13, 14 & 15
A three day retreat at Malvern Retreat House is scheduled for October 13, 14, & 15 for adults with disabilities. The retreat is geared for adults with intellectual, physical or emotional disabilities. If you or someone you know would enjoy a three day retreat that includes having your faith in God refreshed and strengthened please email OLCRetreat@gmail.com or call Malvern Retreat Center at 610-644-0400 for a brochure and registration form. The registration form is on line at www.archphila.org/evangelization/resplife/pepd/retreat.htm. If you would like to be a volunteer companion on this retreat contact Ed Seiders at OLCRetreat@gmail.com.
Mother Boniface Spirituality Center, Weekend Retreat with Thomas Merton. Contact: 267-350-1830.
Bereavement Support Group for Friends & Family
St. Luke the Evangelist Chapel House, 2330 Fairhill Ave. Glenside. For information call– 215-624-8190.
Fall and Winter Retreats
Mother Boniface Spirituality Center located at 3501 Solly Ave. in Philadelphia holds retreats of many varieties. For a flyer and details contact www.msbt.org/nbsc.htm, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 267-350-1831.
Donate and Save at the Same Time!
With each scrip gift card you purchase through School or Church, a percentage of the amount purchased is donated back to our School or our Church. Please check out information about hours and locations for scrip purchase above. I thank you, Father Connors.
Listen to Archbishop Chaput’s Sunday Homilies
Listen to Archbishop Chaput’s Sunday homilies anytime at http://archphila.org/archbishopchaput/homilies/index.htm. The Archbishop’s homilies are also available as Podcasts on iTunes.