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Station Ten - Jesus is Stripped of His Garments.

The Diocese of Manchester's new virtual Stations of the Cross video series complements your other Lenten practices and offers the homebound an opportunity to pray the Stations. Join Bishop Libasci as he leads us through The Tenth Station: Jesus is Stripped of his Garments. Read More »

Parable Magazine Needs You.

Parable is a gift from your parish and the Diocese of Manchester. It brings personal stories of faith to Catholics across New Hampshire. It is the only magazine that focuses both on your faith and your community. Parable needs your donation to continue spreading the Good News. Read More »

Lent Series - Week Five.

Some parishes cover the statues and veil the cross for the final two weeks of the Lenten season. This practice stems from the time when the Passion of the Lord was read on the Fifth Sunday of Lent as well as on Palm Sunday and the final two weeks of Lent were referred to as “Passiontide.” Read More »

Meatless Meals.

This Lent, eat in solidarity with families around the world with one of the CRS Rice Bowl meatless meals on their website. Use their simple meal script to put on a Friday supper for your entire community. Read More »

CRS Rice Bowl - Congo.

Hamuli works with other banana farmers to remove the banana wilt disease from his plantation in the North Kivu province of DRC, where CRS is helping farmers work together to keep their plantations healthy and disease resistant. Read More »

Year of Consecrated Life.

Throughout the Year of Consecrated Life, we will feature consecrated men and women who serve in the Diocese of Manchester. We asked them to tell us about their life and work. In this month's feature, learn about Bro. Normand Roux, S.C., a member of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart. Read More »

Chrism Mass.

Please join Bishop Libasci and the priests of the diocese for the annual blessing of the oils at the Chrism Mass on March 31 at St. Joseph Cathedral. General seating is available to those who would like to attend. RSVP by registering online. Read More »

Diocesan Day of Reconciliation.

On March 30th, you are invited to join other NH Catholics in a statewide day of reconciliation. This is an opportunity for you to open your heart and allow the Lord to fill it with His grace. Read More »

Interactive Lenten Calendar.

Check out our interactive calendar which points you to daily activities based on the Catholic traditions of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. Features include reflections, prayers, meatless meal recipes, Stations of the Cross and more. Read More »

World Meeting of Families.

Sign up for our pilgrimage to the World Meeting of Families which will be held in Philadelphia from September 22 to 27, 2015 and centered around the theme “Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive”. Pope Francis will celebrate a public Mass on the final day. Read More »

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Lent in Story and Song

3/27/2015 - 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Music and Readings related to Lent and Easter

Lenten Fish Frys - Dover

2/27/2015 - 5:15PM - 6:45PM

 Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of the Rosary, Council 807 will hold (4) Lenten Friday Fish Fry's on: 2/27, 3/6, (not 3/13) 3/20 and 3/27 at

Pergolesi's "Stabat Mater"

3/27/2015 - 7:30PM - 9:00PM

Cathedral Concert Series presents Pergolesi’s“Stabat Mater”  featuring Belle Voci soprano Karol Carroll with ChamberOrchestra.  The 13th century hymn was composed as a commemoration of the sorrows

Way Of The Cross - St Joseph Cathedral

3/27/2015 - 6:30PM - 7:15PM

Join us in this journey with Jesus to Calvary to commemorate His Passion and Death.

Carmelite World Prayer for Peace

3/28/2015 - 9:00AM - 10:00AM

“The world is all in flames.” (St. Teresa of Avila).  On the 500th anniversary of her birth, March 28, the Carmelites throughout the world will

Christian Parenting: Families Finding God in All Things

3/28/2015 - 9:00AM - 11:00AM

iIm and Sue Muldoon present practical ways of being a life-giving domestic church.  They present ways for keeping Christ as the center of family life. They provide insights and

Lenten Retreat - Manchester

3/28/2015 - 9:00AM - 2:00PM

Suffering as aSacrifice of Praise, directed by the Franciscan Friars of the Primitive Observance,Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9 am- 2 pm. at St.Catherine of Siena

Living Stations of the Cross (Meredith)

3/28/2015 - 7:00PM - 8:30PM

Youth CAT of St. Charles Borromeo will be presenting a "Living Stations of the Cross."

Women's Retreat - Longing for Belonging

3/27/2015 - 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Longing for Belonging... a daughter's journey to the King. Come find yourself and the King who created you for His love.Join us at Joseph House

Palm Sunday Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral

3/29/2015 - 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Bishop Libasci will be the homilist at the 10:30 a.m. Palm Sunday Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral.(Bishop's schedule is subject to change.)

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