Bishop Burbidge Invites Prayers for Christian Unity
January 18 begins the observance of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. The Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge is requesting the faithful in the Diocese of Raleigh to join him in praying for the gift of unity, to which we are called. In a letter marking the week, Bishop Burbidge extends an invitation to a special Ecumenical Prayer Service to be held at St. Peter Catholic Church in Greenville, January 19. The service will convene at 11:00 AM.
On Sunday, January 16, Bishop Burbidge celebrated a Mass for Christian Unity at St. Ann Catholic Church in Fayetteville. Bishop Burbidge’s homily will be made available on the Diocesan Web site on January 18.