Last updated 10/28/2016 12:28 PM
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The Catholic War Veterans and Auxiliary of the United States of America, Inc. will hold their national recruitment week on Oct. 29-Nov. 6. The groups have been promoting Catholic values and assisting veterans of all faiths since 1935. Membership requirements for the CWV include baptized Catholic, 90 days active duty, honorable discharge, any branch. Requirements for the auxiliary include baptized Catholic, male or female, related to a veteran. For more information, contact George “Bud” Erler at firstname.lastname@example.org, Elizabeth Kruger at email@example.com or Marvin McFeaters at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Persons of all faith traditions are invited to join the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for an ecumenical Taizé prayer gathering from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, located northwest of downtown Terre Haute. The theme for the sisters’ 2016 gatherings is “Finding God in the Ordinary.” Each month has a specific focus; the November focus will be “silence.” The Nov. 8 gathering is free and open to persons of all faith traditions. The service will include music and time for silent and spoken prayers. The prayer space is lit primarily with candles. For more information, call 812-535-2952 or visit Taize.ProvCenter.org. For more information about the Sisters of Providence, visit SistersofProvidence.org.