Bishop Arthur Serratelli has issued the following dispensation:
I hereby grant a dispensation from the laws of fast and abstinence to all Roman Catholics living in or visiting the diocese on Friday, March 17, 2017.
This dispensation is given with the strong recommendation that the faithful honor both Saint Patrick and this holy season of Lent by some special work of charity or exercise of piety in place of abstinence.
This dispensation will be issued in The Beacon in the March 7th and March14th issues.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
with Benediction :
First Friday of every month: 6pm
Novena in Honor of the Immaculate
Heart of Mary:
Every Monday: 8pm