Catholic parishes & events in the area

St. Gabriel Catholic Church is seeking a Communications Associate (20 hours/week) to work closely with our Communications Coordinator to develop and produce internal and external communications for the parish through the website, e-newsletters, social media and the bulletin.  For job qualifications and resume submission details, visit

St. Matthew Catholic Church will offer a St. Peregrine Healing Prayer Service on Thursday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the main church. St. Peregrine is the patron saint of cancer and grave diseases. The healing prayer service will be offered for all those suffering with cancer or other diseases. For more information, call the church office at 704-543-7677.

The Peace and Justice Ministry of St. Matthew Catholic Church invites everyone to the Fair Trade Sale on Sunday, March 26, from 8 am to 2:30 pm in the New Life Center Banquet Room. Marisa Selman, Executive Director of The Marketplace and her associates will introduce us to the world of ‘local’ global commerce that elevates people out of poverty. You will not be disappointed with the quality of the goods and the story behind each artisan group that is lifted up through this ministry.

2017 St. Matthew yoUniversity Winter/Spring Semester catalogue of adult religious education classes – Click here to  view an online version of the catalogue and register today online with credit card payment.

Catholic Charities provides professional mental health counseling for older children, adolescents, adults, and couples. Services provided on a sliding fee scale and some insurance carriers are accepted. To schedule an appointment, call 704-370-3217.

Lifelong Learning at Temple Israel Charlotte – 8pm, Tuesday Feb. 28  Patrick Graham, PhD President & CEO of Charlotte Works, workforce development board for Charlotte and Meck County that creates community partnership and provides policy guidance to advance an integrated, market-driven workforce and economic develop system. To register 704-362-2796

7th Annual Charlotte Catholic Men’s Conference: “Men with a Mission”  Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Saint Mark Catholic Church. Join us for Catholic speakers, Mass, Adoration, confession, and lunch. Find more information here:

International House in Charlotte promotes international understanding and helps immigrants integrate fully into our community. International House educates citizens of Charlotte through language conversation hours and other cultural programs, access to cultural forums and interaction through volunteering opportunities. Give us a call at 704-333-8099

Fr. Pat Hoare & Fr. Pat Cahill
May 1-10, 2017
Join the Father’s Pat on another epic pilgrimage as they lead you on a pilgrimage of devotions through the regions of France. This 10-day pilgrimage includes cruising along the Seine in Paris, wine-tastings, touring and more! Highlights include Lisieux, the hometown of the beloved St. Therese, Normandy, Omaha beach and the American Cemetery, the iconic Mont St. Michel; Paris, including the Notre Dame, Sacre Couer, Ruc de Bac (Miraculous Medal), St. Vincent de Paul, the Lourvre, the hometown of St. John Vianney (patron of priests), St. Margaret Mary Alacoque and the Sacred Heart devotion, Nevers where St. Bernadette lies, and much more! Pricing includes roundtrip airfare from Charlotte, daily Mass at sacred sites, and a professional Catholic tour escort throughout. Space is limited. Call Corporate Travel Service at 313-565-8888 x 121 or 150 or check the St. John Neumann website at for a brochure and more information.