Celebrate Mass with Catholics from Around the World

Join Catholics from around the world for the 6th Annual International Mass, Sunday, Jan. 6 on the Feast of the Epiphany at Resurrection Parish.

Photo by Catholic News Service/Gregory A. Shemitz

The Rosary will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the church, followed by Mass at 11 a.m. celebrated by Father Richard Pagano and Father Peter Akin-Otiko. Each country will process into the church, with everyone dressed in their country’s traditional garments. An international feast will follow Mass, and their will be international entertainment during the meal.

So far, some of the countries represented include Puerto Rico, Italy, Poland, Nigeria, Germany and more.

If you would like to help set up for the event, tables and chairs will need to be assembled from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5. If you would like to bring an international dish for the feast, please bring it (pre-cooked and ready to be served) to the parish kitchen between 8 and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 6. If you would like to dance, sing or play music during the entertainment portion of the event, contact Mike Madden at madworks@yahoo.com.

For details, contact Robert Roldan at (904) 564-8581.