2.01.07 Around the diocese

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La Salette Shrine to hold healing service

ATTLEBORO, Mass. - The National Shrine of Our Lady of La Salette, 947 Park St., will host a "Hispanic Healing Service," Feb. 4, 2:30 p.m. The service will be conducted in Spanish by La Salette Father Pedro Chingandu. Music will be provided by the St. Charles Music Ministry. The service will include Mass, teaching and the opportunity to be anointed and prayed over individually. The shrine church is wheelchair accessible. For more information, call (508) 222-5410; or visit the Web site, http://www.lasalette-shrine.org.

La Salette Shrine to host Pax Christi meetings

ATTLEBORO, Mass. - The National Shrine of Our Lady of La Salette, 947 Park St., will host Pax Christi chapter meetings, Feb. 6 and 20, 7:15 p.m., in the Reconciliation Chapel. The meetings will be conducted by La Salette Father John Sullivan, and offer an opportunity for participants to gather for prayer, study and to act for peace and justice. The shrine church is wheelchair accessible. For more information, call (508) 222-5410; or visit the Web site, http://www.lasalette-shrine.org.

Project Gabriel workshop planned

WARWICK - Project Gabriel will hold a workshop for individuals interested in helping people involved in a crisis pregnancy, Feb. 10, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at St. Gregory the Great Church, 360 Cowesett Road. The workshop will provide training about how to establish a safe environment, and will include a discussion about caring for people involved in a crisis pregnancy, and information about how to start a parish Project Gabriel program. To register, call Carol Owens, diocesan Respect Life coordinator, 421-7833, ext. 118.

Masses scheduled for the hearing impaired

PROVIDENCE - The diocesan Apostolate for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired has scheduled the following Masses: Feb. 4, St. Jean the Baptist Church, 328 Main St., Warren, interpreted Mass, 9:00 a.m.; St. Michael the Archangel Church, 239 Oxford St., Providence, interpreted Mass, 9:30 a.m.; St. Charles Borromeo Church, 190 North Main St., Woonsocket, signed Mass, 10 a.m.; St. Ann Church, 80 Hawkins St., Providence, interpreted Mass, 10 a.m.; St. Rita Church, 722 Oakland Beach Ave., Warwick, interpreted Mass, 11 a.m.

St. Timothy Church to sponsor 'Mardi Gras Night'

WARWICK - The Holy Name Society and Women's Club of St. Timothy Church, 1799 Warwick Ave., will host "Mardi Gras Night," Feb. 16, cocktails, 6:30 p.m.; dinner, 7:30 p.m., at the West Valley Inn, West Warwick. The event will include dinner, dancing, jazz music by Claire McDonald & Company, and a large raffle. For more information or tickets, call 739-9552.

St. Pius V Church to hold holy hour

PROVIDENCE - St. Pius V Church, 55 Elmhurst St., will hold a "Holy Hour for Healing," Feb. 2, 7-8 p.m. The church is handicapped accessible. For more information, call 353-5982.

St. Alexander Church to sponsor breakfast

WARREN - St. Alexander Church, 221 Main St., will sponsor a "Mardi Gras Breakfast," Feb. 18, 10 a.m.-noon, in the church hall. The menu will include eggs, ham, muffins, fresh fruit, a waffle station and more. For more information or tickets, call 245-3525.