Join in celebrating Lenten Journey 2013 at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church
Sundays are designated as family days, encouraging families to participate in mass together. The children’s liturgy of the word is celebrated during the 9 a.m. Sunday liturgy. Participants in the RCIA continue their preparation for the Easter sacraments in the rectory following the 9 a.m. mass.
On Mondays during Lent, parishioners are encouraged to attend the Vicariate Lenten Series of discussions with neighboring parishes. The Family Rosary will take place at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays during Lent. Evening mass is celebrated at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.
A video presentation by Father Robert E. Barron will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursdays in the school. Various parish organizations will take part in Stations of the Cross at 7 p.m. on Fridays. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be held in the church from 4 to 4:45 p.m. on Saturdays.
Father Sean Fleming will present the topic “The Proclamation of the Kingdom” on March 4 at St. Andrew’s Church in Kenmore. A discussion on the topic “Prayer and the Dynamic Catholic” will take place at 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 10.
St. Aloysius parishioners will join with members of Infant of Prague and the St. Jude Center on March 19 for a simple Lenten Meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by a 7 p.m. Lenten Penance service in the church.
In addition to the schedule for “Lenten Journey 2013” this Cheektowaga parish continues its daily 6:45 and 8:30 a.m. celebrations of mass. Eucharistic Adoration is held from 1 to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday.