This year’s event is set for Dec. 8 at a new location, Ste. Marie Parish, 378 Notre Dame Ave., on the city’s West Side behind Catholic Medical Center. Caroling and hot chocolate distribution begins at 9:30 a.m. outside the church. READ MORE
The purpose of Interfaith Women of NH is to share religious beliefs, cultures, and traditions among women of diverse faiths in order to develop understanding and friendship between us and within our community. READ MORE
Life is better when we’re laughing. Charlie Chaplin said, “A day without laughter is a day wasted.” Charles Dickens said, “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.” Lesser known, but still wise, Dr Madan Kataria said: “I have not seen anyone dying of laughter, but millions are dying because they are not laughing.” READ MORE
A reception will be held immediately following in the church Fellowship Hall. The service is open to the public. Clergy guests are invited to wear a robe and red stole and participate in the processional of the service.
Symbolically, Palm Sunday is a declaration of victory over sin. It marks the end of Jesus’ earthly ministry as, this week would be his last week before dying on Good Friday. All of the events of Holy Week would be understood more clearly after Christ’s resurrection, Sunday morning. Palm Sunday was a procession of a king of another kind. One that would die to save His people, and die to pay for the sins of the whole world. READ MORE
Christian activist and author Shane Claiborne will speak about abolishing the death penalty, and his book, Executing Grace: How the Death Penalty Killed Jesus and Why It’s Killing Us, Nov. 11 in Manchester. READ MORE