Diocese of Birmingham October Events Calendar 2022
Dozens of Women’s Altar Sodality members work together to prepare homemade meals to 150 parishioners.
On Oct. 9, the Italian-American Heritage Society held their annual celebration of Columbus Day. Over 100 attendees celebrated the event.
Girl Scout Troop 33002 at St. Francis Xavier Church recently completed their Girl Scout Silver Award Project.
The National Black Catholic Men’s Conference was held Oct.13-16, in Indianapolis, IN.
Diocesan seminarian Daniel Sessions was ordained a transitional deacon on Sept. 29 in the Basilica of St. Peter in Vatican City.
On Oct. 2, Father Deacon Seraphim John Alan Ritchey died after a brief and sudden illness.
The John Carroll Catholic High School Theology Department traveled to McGill-Toolen Catholic High School in Mobile for a Faith and Reason Day.
Sister Constance “Connie” Lennartz, O.P., died Oct. 3, at St. Elizabeth Manor, Footville, Wis.
On Oct. 11, Bishop Raica celebrated a Blue Mass at St. Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church in Huntsville, honoring all law enforcement, fire fighters, and first responders.
The National Faith & Blue Weekend was held Oct. 7-10.
The news reported a water crisis in Jackson, MS, as a result of extensive flooding on the Pearl River.
World Mission Sunday will take place the weekend of Oct. 22-23.
In the wake of hurricanes, Bishop Raica humbly asked the faithful to consider assisting those in need.
The Catholic Schools Office sets a theme to build community and align intentional goals within our schools.
The JCCHS Marching Band Program competed in the Class A category at the Pinson Valley Marching Band Invitational.
The National Association of Black Catholic Administrators held elections during its annual board meeting.
The Office of Hispanic Ministry hosted the Eucharistic retreat “Surrender-It’s Time” in Hoover.
Seniors from the Prince of Peace high school youth group enjoyed a retreat at Camp WorldSong in Georgia.
JPII High School held its annual Bishop David E. Foley Benefactors Society Mass.
The John Carroll Catholic High School Office of Campus Ministry led the members of the Class of 2026.
St. Bernard seniors, the Class of 2023, were honored with a special Senior Dedication Mass.
The Office of Hispanic Ministry offered a Catechist Conference and Missionary Day.
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Pell City recently held a stewardship fair and church picnic.