Dec. 2 through Dec. 10: Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe, 6:30 p.m. at St. Mary Church
Dec. 11, Mananitas: English and Spanish, at St. Mary’s, starting at 9:30 p.m. It is a long tradition in Mexico and elsewhere to begin the celebration of Mary’s feast on the night before with prayer, song, and the sharing of food / friendship. The Mananitas will begin with the rosary, offered this year for the many needs of God’s people here, in Latin America, and throughout the world, followed by a presentation of the story of Our Lady’s appearance at Tepeyac in Mexico. We will join in traditional songs to Mary and share refreshments as well.
Wednesday, December 12. All are invited to join Bishop Cote and the Latino people of the Diocese in our annual bilingual celebration of Mass in Honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The celebration begins with the Rosary and opportunity for confessions at 6:30pm, followed by Holy Mass at 7:00pm. Fiesta following. We look forward to honoring Our Lady with you.