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Diocesan Events Scheduled for September

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Below are several of the events scheduled in the Diocese of Raleigh for the month of September. A full listing of special liturgies, ministerial programs and workshops is available on the Diocesan Calendar of Events for the coming month.  Additions to the calendar are made frequently, so please check back often.

September 5

10th Anniversary Mass of Episcopal Ordination
Sacred Heart Cathedral, 12:10 PM
Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge will celebrate Mass on the 10th anniversary of his Episcopal Ordination. 

September 7

First Friday for Vocations
Parishes and schools conduct special liturgical services for Vocations on the First Friday of the month.
(Listing will be posted September 4.) 

September 8

Deacon Candidate Lector and Acolyte Mass
St. Mary of the Angels Church, Mount Olive, 10:00 AM
The current Deacon Candidates will be installed as Lectors and the current Lectors will be installed as Acolytes. Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will officiate.

September 15

Dedication of New Church
St. Isadore, Stedman, 10:30 AM
Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will dedicate the new church building of St. Isadore. 

Respect Life Gathering
Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Raleigh, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Respect Life Coordinators and Pro-Life Leaders will gather to celebrate Mass and receive training and updates on life issues. 

September 16

Catechetical Sunday
Sen. Bob Martin Agricultural Center, Williamston, 10:00 AM
Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will celebrate Catechetical Sunday Mass and present the 2012 Master Catechist of the Year Award to Sister Kieran Williams, IHM, Pastoral Administrator of Holy Trinity Parish in Williamston.

September 29

Appreciation Day for Women Religious
Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Raleigh 10:00 AM
Bishop Burbidge will celebrate Mass for Women Religious serving in the Diocese. 

September 30

Mass for Migrant Workers
Benson, NC 27504, 4:00 PM
Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will celebrate Mass for migrant workers at Camp Tijerina.