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                                                                                                Sept. 14, 2005                                                  

 

CUA to Participate in National Day of Prayer

 

CUA will participate in the National Day of Prayer for the victims of Hurricane Katrina established for this Friday, Sept. 16, 2005.

 

At 8:45 a.m., Rev. David M. O’Connell, C.M., president, will lead the rosary in Caldwell Hall Chapel.  All faculty, staff and students are invited to participate.  Classes are not cancelled.

 

At 12:10 p.m., Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, archbishop of Washington and CUA chancellor, will be the celebrant and homilist at Mass in the Great Upper Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.  All faculty, staff and students are invited to participate.  Classes are not cancelled.

 

All faculty, staff and students are invited to pray for the victims of the hurricane throughout the day, Friday, Sept. 16. All are invited to continue to pledge their personal commitments of prayer, fasting, service and/or sacrificial donations for the victims of Hurricane Katrina.  Pledge forms are available in Campus Ministry and in the Pryzbyla Center.

 

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Revised: 9/14/2005

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