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Caritas Concert to benefit LifeWay Network – Wednesday, March 18th

One hundred percent of the concert proceeds for this evening will benefit LifeWay Network, a New York Metro area organization that joins in the global movement against human trafficking by providing safe housing for women who have been trafficked and offering education about trafficking to the general public.
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Xavier Mission’s “A Night in Paris”-themed Dinner Dance Fundraiser

Oh the weather outside is frightful!
But París is so delightful!
And since we’ve no place to go,
Escargots, escargots, escargots!
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Interfaith Harmony Week

World Interfaith Harmony Week is an annual event to be observed during the first week of February. World Interfaith Harmony Week was proclaimed by a General Assembly Resolution adopted by the United Nations on 20 October 2010. In the resolution, the General Assembly, points out that mutual understanding and interreligious dialogue constitute important dimensions of a culture of peace and establishes World Interfaith Harmony Week as a way to promote harmony between all people regardless of their faith.
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“The Meaning of Mercy”

Last night at the Mission Church of Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California, Cardinal Oscar Andres Rodriguez Maradiaga, Archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, President of Caritas Internationalis, and Head of the Pope’s Council of Cardinals (the so-called “Gang of Nine”) presented a major lecture on “The Meaning of Mercy.”
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Praying with Scripture for Lent

This Lent, deepen your relationship with God through a directed retreat based on suggested daily readings. Spend time each day in prayer. Reflect on the daily message of scripture. Share your journey with a Spiritual Director weekly for 5 weeks to explore the meaning of Lent for you.
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