Sisters To Host Lenten Retreat

HNP Communications Franciscan World

BETHLEHEM, Pa. — A Lenten retreat is being offered at the St. Francis Center for Renewal here from March 27 to 29. The center is founded and staffed by the School Sisters of St. Francis. 

The event, which begins at 7 p.m. on Friday, is titled “Lent: This Joyful Season.” Topics will include:

•  “The Joy of a Passionate God”
•  “The Joy of Healing”
•  “The Joy of Forgiveness and Reconciliation”
•  “The Joy of the Resurrection” 

Retreat leader is Fr. Douglas Haefner, pastor of St. Matthias Parish in Somerset, N.J., and former director of stewardship for the Diocese of Metuchen, N.J. 

To register, call 610-867-8890 or visit the  Web site of the Center for Renewal.