Learn More About Ash Wednesday and the Beginning of Lent!

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CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent for many Christian churches in the Western world. Rev. Jonathan Reardon, Assoc Director UMass Catholic Newman Ctr., Director of the Catholic Men’s Conference shared more about the significance and meaning behind this six week period that culminates with Easter.

Springfield Diocesan Catholic Men’s Conference 2014

March 29th
7:45AM – Registration
9:15AM – Welcome and Opening Prayer
4:00PM – Holy Mass with Bishop McDonnell

Bellamy School, Chicopee

This year’s speakers:
Sean Patrick Cardinal O’Malley, Vinny Flynn, Bryan Mercier, and Ralph Martin

Your Host:
Bishop Timothy McDonnell

At the Men’s Conference we have the opportunity for prayer, for affirmation, information and contemplation. We have an opportunity as men to realize that Christ is meant to be seen in us. I pray this Conference is a benefit to you and all those you love, in making Jesus more real in your lives and helping you to show that to others.

To learn more visit SpfldMensConference.org.

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