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Fr. Richard Fox Being Honored as “Man of the Year”
by Dan Gallagher on January 16, 2020 at 5:14 pm
The Paul “Hook” O’Malley Ancient Order of Hibernians Division #4 will hold their “Man of the Year” dinner on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Fiorelli’s, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This year’s recipient is Father Richard Fox. $35.00 per person. Tables of 10 are $350.00. Program ads are $100.00 per page and $50.00 for … Continue reading "Fr. Richard Fox Being Honored as “Man of the Year”"
Respect Life Mass Held at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish
by Dan Gallagher on January 16, 2020 at 3:11 pm
The Annual Respect Life Mass was held at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Swoyersville, Sunday, January 12, 2020. Reverend Leo McKernan was Celebrant and Homilist. Knights of Columbus from area Councils, (Ashley, Dallas 8224, Pittston 372, Plymouth 984, Swoyersville and Wilkes-Barre 302), were in attendance along with Representatives from Pennsylvanians for Human Life. Prayer … Continue reading "Respect Life Mass Held at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish"
Bishop Bambera joins Holy Redeemer students for Day of Service at Saint Vincent de Paul Kitchen
by Dan Gallagher on January 9, 2020 at 10:49 pm
“Everyone has that giving side to their personality” As they peeled potatoes and diced up peppers, two dozen students from Holy Redeemer High School got a lesson that can’t be found in a textbook. “It’s really humbling because a lot of time we take for granted the food we have and how easy and … Continue reading "Bishop Bambera joins Holy Redeemer students for Day of Service at Saint Vincent de Paul Kitchen"
Project Andrew Dinner
by Dan Gallagher on January 9, 2020 at 10:30 pm
As the year 2019 came to a close, dozens of young men from across the Diocese of Scranton gathered on Monday, Dec. 30, looking toward the future. The annual Project Andrew Dinner, sponsored by the Diocesan Vocation Office, gives priests from around the 11 counties of the Diocese the opportunity to invite individuals whom … Continue reading "Project Andrew Dinner"
Community Bank contributes to Diocesan Scholarship Foundation
by Dan Gallagher on January 9, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Community Bank N.A. recently made a contribution to the Diocese of Scranton Scholarship Foundation in support of need-based tuition assistance for students attending a Diocesan Catholic school. This donation is part of the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program operated by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. Shown, from left, Barbara Maculloch, … Continue reading "Community Bank contributes to Diocesan Scholarship Foundation"
Office for Parish Life Is Bringing Back Retrouvaille
by Dan Gallagher on January 3, 2020 at 9:17 pm
The Diocesan Office for Parish Life is looking to bring Retrouvaille back to the Diocese of Scranton in 2020! Retrouvaille is a peer ministry of volunteer couples that can help you learn the tools of healthy communication, build intimacy and heal, just as they have done in their own marriages. Retrouvaille is Christian-based, … Continue reading "Office for Parish Life Is Bringing Back Retrouvaille"
National Marriage Week USA Feb. 7-14
by Dan Gallagher on January 3, 2020 at 9:11 pm
Celebrate World Marriage Day (Sunday, February 9) and National Marriage Week (February 7 – 14) in your Parish! The United States Conference of Catholic Bishop’s ask that we use these opportunities, “…to focus on building a culture of life and love that begins with supporting and promoting marriage and the family. … Continue reading "National Marriage Week USA Feb. 7-14"