Akron's Oldest Church

A Lenten Journey

How will you spend this Lent?
February 22, 2023

In addition, after Mass and the reception of ashes at 5:30 p.m., there will be a simple soup supper in Corrigan Hall.  
Join us in prayer and fellowship as we begin this Lenten season.

Each Friday we will pray the Stations of the Cross and reflect on a specific theme. You will find these listed here.

Fridays at 5:00 pm

February 24th
Theme: Social Justice

March 3rd
Theme: Overcoming Racism

March 10th
We Pray with the Poor and the Outcast

March 17th
Meditations on Family Life

March 24th
Stations with Reflections by St. Vincent de Paul

Good Friday - 7 PM
Praying the Stations of the Cross with Our Holy Father, Pope Francis

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