Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Prayer Vigil for All Nascent Human Life
Pope Benedict XVI will celebrate a "Vigil for All Nascent Human Life" at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome at first Vespers of the First Sunday of Advent, This Saturday, November 27, 2010. The Holy Father has requested that all Diocesan Bishops to preside at similar celebrations as the Church enters into a new liturgical year.
Accordingly, Cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley, OFM, Cap. will pray Vespers, the Rosary, and Benediction, on Saturday, November 27, 2010, at 4:00 PM, in Holy Cross Cathedral.
All are welcome to join in sacred prayer for the dignity of human life at the beginning of the cherished season of Advent. Following the vigil, a 5:30 PM Mass for the First Sunday of Advent, will be celebrated by Rev. Peter Grover, OMV.