Around the Diocese

Lenten Opportunities

Holy Family, Flatlands – Lenten Mission in Creole, March 15-18, 7 p.m. with Sister Claire. Call 257-4423.

St. Gregory the Great, Crown Heights — Lent Brunch Retreat, March 17, 9:30 a.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

Holy Cross, Flatbush — Charismatic Renewal Day of Prayer, March 17, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. in St. Mary’s Hall. Theme: Phil 3:13. Speakers: Sister Pat Lucas, C.S.J., and Father John Kwaku Brobbey. Donation: $7.

Theology on Tap, Williamsburg — The Hardest Part of Mercy: Receiving It, March 19, 7 p.m. at San Damiano Mission. Speaker: Gene Monterastelli. Contact:

Immaculate Conception, Astoria — Lenten Mission, March 19-21, 7 p.m. Schedule: St. Joseph: The Righteous Man with Father Michael Bruno; The One Who Sent Me Is True with Father Fred Marano; and You Will Know The Truth with Father John Gribowich.

St. Teresa of Avila, Prospect Heights — Lent Brunch Retreat: Journey of Glory, March 21, after 8:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Candlelight Vigil and Taize Prayer, March 21, 7:30 p.m. with readings, meditation and song.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Lenten Vespers Series, To Teach, Govern and Sanctify – Bishop Paul Sanchez, March 21, 7:30 p.m. Call 465-8534.

St. Mark, Sheepshead Bay — Seder Meal with Rabbi Claudio Kupchik, March 21, 7 p.m. All welcome. RSVP by March 16. $10 donation. Call 891-3100.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Multilingual Stations of the Cross, March 23, 7 p.m.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park – Living Stations, March 23, 6 p.m. Call 897-4444.

St. Patrick, Bay Ridge
– Best Lent Ever, Tuesdays, through March 27, 3-4 p.m.
– Lenten Series: “The Shack,” Fridays through March 23, 4 p.m. Led by Father Greg McIlhenney. Film to be shown March 28, 4 p.m. Call 238-2600.

Queen of Peace Residence, Queens Village — Glenn Mohr Chorale presents “It Is Finished,” a Passion Play, March 25, 3 p.m.