Ash Wednesday and Weekly Updates
6 pm Men's and Women's Groups
Mass and Distribution of Ashes 7 pm Immaculate Conception
5:15 pm Rosary
2:30-4 pm Confession at Immaculate Conception Church
1 pm Student Mass at Immaculate Conception
Consecration to St. Joseph group
Ash Wednesday and Student Mass
Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. There will be Mass at Immaculate Conception Church at 7 am, 12:10 pm, and 7 pm. The 7 pm Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Dan and will be especially for the Cornell and Ithaca College Catholic Communities.
You must pre-register here in order to attend Mass tomorrow.
Sunday Mass will continue to be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church at 1 pm.
Pre-registration is required for the Sunday 1 pm Mass as well.
We also welcome volunteers for liturgical ministry and are in need of help in all roles (find more information
on our website
Kairos Retreat: Registration Deadline February 21
Among several translations of the Greek word
is "the opportune time," different from
, which means chronological or sequential time. This retreat is the opportune time to take a step away from our daily routine, focus on our relationship with God, and see how He wants to use this time. This year we will offer a 24-hour retreat experience on Saturday, March 20. The retreat can be made fully virtually and there also will be an option for those in Ithaca to meet in-person for a portion of the retreat (University policy permitting). Registration is open until February 21. Find more information and register
Men's and Women's Groups
Seeking to grow in faith and fellowship? Men's and women's groups will meet Tuesdays from 6-7 pm beginning today.
to join the women's group Zoom (ID: 919-9176-0779, Pswrd: 315686).
to join men's group Zoom (ID: 333-292-346, Pswrd: 066222).
Lenten Bible Study
We will begin a Lenten Bible Study next Wednesday, February 24 at 6:30 pm. We will continue to meet throughout Lent on Wednesdays from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm to reflect on the Passion of Christ. Our first topic next week will be The Prayer of Agony.
Go to Joseph: Consecration to St. Joseph
A group in our community began the Consecration to St. Joseph yesterday, February 15. There is still time to sign up today and catch up on yesterday's prayer and reading. Email Abrey (aaf87) if you would like to register or having any questions.
We will pray the rosary together this Friday at 5:15 pm. Click
to join the meeting (Meeting ID: 924 9611 2755, Pswrd: 093765)
Retreat with the Sisters of St. Joseph
The Sisters of St. Joseph will be offering a virtual retreat this Saturday, February 20 from 9:30 am to noon. The retreat is free an open to women between the ages of 18 and 35 years old. In honor of the Year of St. Joseph, the retreat will offer the opportunity to dive deep into the qualities of St. Joseph. To register contact Sr. Donna Del Santo, SSJ at
or 585-733-4422. Register by Thursday, February 18.
Today's challenge: Don’t hit the snooze button tomorrow morning. Be determined to start your day for Christ by getting up on time.
Today we remember Saint Gilbert of Sempringham. Read about him
. St. Gilbert of Sempringham, pray for us!
on Tuesday, February 16 at 2:00PM