Nine-day Novena scheduled

June 22nd, 2015 3:25 pm

First Posted: 10/1/2008

The 29th annual nine-day Candlelight Rosary Novena will be held at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1101 Willow Street in Peckville, from Saturday, October 4 to Sunday, October 12, beginning at 7 p.m. each evening. Deacon Carmine Mendicino extends a warm invitation to everyone to join in praying the rosary and to sing hymns in candlelight procession around the church grounds, ending with a solemn closing ceremony and benediction. A different priest from throughout the diocese will lead the Rosary Procession each evening and deliver a brief homily during benediction, except for the final night, when Deacon Mendicino will lead the procession and provide the sermon. For further information: 341-2252.