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www.upcatholic.org THE U.P. CATHOLIC CALENDARS (ALL TIMES LOCAL) April 14, 2017 17 SATURDAY, April 22 The St. Peter Cathedral annual spring bazaar and luncheon will take place in the parish hall. The bazaar is scheduled from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. with the luncheon beginning at 10:30 a.m. The cost for the lunch is $6. There will be white ele- phant gifts, baked goods, silent auction and jewelry items along with vendors. SUNDAY, April 23 St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette will host a Divine Mercy Sunday service. From 1:25 until 3 p.m. will be the exposi- tion of the Blessed Sacra- ment, rosary and confes- sions available. A prayer service for Divine Mercy, including a reflection on Divine Mercy by Bishop John Doerfler will be held from 3 until 4 p.m. TUESDAY, May 2 A spring salad lun- cheon will be hosted by Resurrection Parish in Menominee from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. The cost is $7. Interested individ- uals are asked to make reservations in advance by calling Kim at (906) 863-3405 ext. 12. Reser- vations are due by May 1 at noon. SUNDAY, May 7 The Legion of Mary, Marquette Curia will meet at 1:30 p.m. at Res- urrection, Menominee MAY 9-11 A Senior Citizens re- treat will take place at Marygrove Retreat Center in Garden. It emphasiz- es the value of age and wisdom, often not valued in society today. Father Corbin Eddy will lead the retreat, and is open to both singles and cou- ples.* MAY 12-14 Marygrove Retreat Cen- ter in Garden will host a retreat for those whose lives are affected by alco- hol and addiction. This 12-Step Retreat is for men and women who are in recovery for alco- holism/addiction or who are close to someone who struggles with alcohol abuse and addiction. Members of Alcoholics Anonymous and Al Anon are invited to participate in this retreat, recogniz- ing that God can grant the serenity one needs to face the hardships of life. * *Marygrove retreats: For more information or to register, visit www. marygrove.org or call (906) 644-2771. Menominee Parish to hold a Catholic women's mission Holy Spirit Parish in Menominee will sponsor a Catholic women's mission on May 6. Sister Ann Shields, S.G.L. will lead the mission. Sister Shields hosts the popular daily radio program Food for the Journey and is a member of The Servants of God's Love. During the day she will look at God as the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. The cost is $15 that includes breakfast, lunch and materials. Registration in advanced is required by April 26. To register call (906) 863-3405 Ext. 12 or Sandy Bjorkman at (906) 863-6524. Deadline for Catholic Service Award nominations is May 1 The Diocese of Marquette is seeking nominations for the Lega- cy of Faith Catholic Service Award. The award was developed to create awareness of those who show outstanding leadership and commitment to carrying out the mission of the Catholic Church in word and action. It recognizes lifetime dedication and service to the Church. The award may be given to a man or a woman, including a lay person, priest, deacon, or woman religious. For additional information on the Catholic Service Award cri- teria and a nomination form, visit www.LegacyOfFaith.net. The nomination deadline is May 1. Register for the Fatima centennial celebration A diocesan-wide celebration commemorating the 100th an- niversary of the Marian apparitions at Fatima will be held on Saturday, May 13 at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette. The celebration begins at 9 a.m. and concludes with the 4 p.m. Vigil Mass celebrated by Bishop John Doerfler. Some of the events planned are presentations by John Priess, president of Fatima Family Apostolate, a procession through the streets of Marquette, and programs for children 12 and younger. A lunch will be provided at no cost by the Knights of Columbus. Following Mass, a dinner will be available for $10 for adults and $5 for children. Participants are asked to register for the cel- ebration in advance by visiting www.dioceseofmarquette.org/ fatima, or by calling, (800) 562-9745 ext. 139. For more infor- mation, see page 8 of this issue. Vocations office announces a women's discernment day The vocations office of the Diocese of Marquette will sponsor a Women's Discernment Day on May 13 for unmarried women from age 17 to 40. The Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity will lead the retreat, based on St. Ignatuis' discernment process to guide participants in understanding God's will. The retreat will be held at the Carmelite Monastery in Iron Mountain beginning with Mass at 8 a.m. Central Time, and ending with 5 p.m. Evening Prayer. For more information, call or text Sister Julie Ann at (920) 323-9632, or visit, www. fscc-calledtobe.org/we-invite-you/retreat-registration/ Care Clinic annual LifeWalk set for May 20 in Marquette The annual LifeWalk, sponsored by Care Clinic, will take place Saturday, May 20 at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. ET, with the walk to start at 10 a.m. In addition, at the start of the walk, a bal- loon release will take place. The biodegradable balloons can be purchased online or at the event for $10 in honor or in memory of a loved one. The walk allows all who care about the value of human life an opportunity to help in a real way. The money raised is used to support Care Clinic programs and services that help women and men in untimely pregnancies and provide alternatives to abortion. To register as a walker, to pledge, or to purchase a balloon, visit http://bit.ly/2lTG4iI. To learn more about the Care Clinic, go to http://www.careclinicmqt.org/, or call, (906) 228-2273. APRIL 14: Morning Prayer, 8 a.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 14: Good Friday Service, 3 p.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 15: Morning Prayer, 8 a.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 15: Easter Vigil Mass, 9 p.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Mar- quette 16: Easter Sunday Mass, 10 a.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 23: Sacrament of penance, 1-3 p.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 23: Divine Mercy Sunday Service, 3 p.m., St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette 30: Diocesan confirmation, 3:30 p.m., St. Peter Cathe- dral, Marquette MAY 7: Holy Name of Mary Vicariate confirmation, 4:15 p.m., St. Joseph, Sault Ste. Marie 9: Parish secretary and book- keeper's workshop, 9 a.m., University Center, Northern Michigan University, Mar- quette 13: 100th Anniversary Cele- bration of Fatima, St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette APRIL 14-17: Diocesan offices closed for Easter 20: U.P. Catholic Foundation board meeting, 4:45-6:15 p.m., Bishop Baraga Room, diocesan offices, Marquette 21-23: "Members of God's own family" parish retreat, Marygrove Retreat Center, Garden. Participating parishes: St. Ignatius, Houghton; Holy Family, South Range; Resur- rection, Hancock; Menominee, Spalding and Nadeau. 26: Annual investment pool conference, 4-6 p.m., Zoom video conference and Bishop Baraga Room, diocesan offic- es, Marquette 27: Diocesan finance council meeting, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Bishop Baraga room, diocesan offices, Marquette 28-30: Deacon and deacon candidate retreat, Marygrove Retreat Center, Garden 30: Diocesan confirmation, St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette, 3:30 p.m. MAY 3: Catholic Schools religion bee, Holy Name Catholic School, Escanaba 4: Priest appreciation Mass and dinner 7: Vicariate confirmations, Holy Name of Mary Vicariate, St. Joseph, Sault Ste. Marie, 4:15 p.m. 9: Parish secretary and book- keeper's workshop, 9 a.m., University Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette 9-11: Senior citizen retreat, Marygrove Retreat Center, Garden 12-14: Serenity retreat - for those touched by alcoholism or addiction, Marygrove Retreat Center, Garden 13: Diocesan Fatima Centennial Celebration, St. Peter Cathe- dral, Marquette 14: Collection, Marquette dioce- san priest's retirement Do you have a parish event coming up? Send one month in advance to news@dioceseofmarquette.org

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