PORTLAND — As part of the Diocese of Portland’s celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life, Bishop Robert P. Deeley will honor members of consecrated life with a special Mass at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the LePage Conference Center at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. All are welcome to attend.
Pope Francis declared 2015 to be the Year of Consecrated Life, beginning the First Sunday of Advent, Nov. 29, 2014, and concluding Feb. 2, 2016, the World Day of Consecrated Life. The year is an opportunity to learn about the many forms of consecrated life in the church.
In the Diocese of Portland, that includes religious sisters and brothers, associations of the faithful, hermitesses and hermits, consecrated virgins and secular institutes.
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