Interfaith prayer service is scheduled for TuesdayThe...


Interfaith prayer service is scheduled for Tuesday

The fourth annual interfaith prayer service will begin at 8: 30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Ignatius Roman Catholic Church, 740 N. Calvert St., Baltimore.

Bishop John Ricard, urban vicar of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, will preside at the service and will be assisted by religious and civic leaders.

A reception will follow the service, which is free but tickets are required because of the large number of people expected. Information: 727-3848.

4th annual church tour planned in Catonsville

The fourth annual Catonsville Christmas Church Tour of churches -- sponsored by the Catonsville Ministerium -- will he held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.

The self-guided tour can begin at any of the churches. They are: Old Salem, 701 Ingleside, a former country chapel; Our Lady of the Angels chapel at the Charlestown Retirement Community; Catonsville United Methodist Church, 6 Melvin Ave.; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2100 Westchester Ave.; Catonsville Presbyterian Church, 1400 Frederick Road, and Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 929 Ingleside Ave.

Also Christ Lutheran Church, 5700 Edmondson Ave.; St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church, 5422 Old Frederick Road; St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, 200 Ingleside Ave.; Bishop Cummins Reformed Episcopal Church, 2001 Frederick Road; St. John's United Church of Christ, 1000 S. Rolling Road; St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, 30 Melvin Ave.; and Full Gospel Tabernacle Baptist Church, 100 Winters Lane.

Information: 747-1886.

Mass to be offered at Seton national shrine

A Mass will be offered on the feast day of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton at 10: 30 a.m. Jan. 4 at the national shrine dedicated to her, 333 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg.

A videotape of a monologue on the life of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton by Susan Thornton will he shown at 11: 30 a.m. in the theater of the visitors center at The National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Information: (301) 447-6606.

Lutheran church plans New Year's Eve service

The public is invited to the New Year's Eve Holy Communion service at 7: 30 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 929 Ingleside Ave., Catonsville.

"The Same Yesterday, Today and Forever" will be the theme of the sermon by the Rev. Robert Mordhorst. Information: 744-0015

Orioles coach to speak at brotherhood meeting

Baltimore Orioles Coach Elrod Hendricks will speak at the 10 a.m. Jan. 26 breakfast meeting of Winands Road Synagogue Center Brotherhood.

The last day for reservations is Jan. 20. Information: 922-8666.

Jewish federation plans "Women" workshop

"Women, Memory and Identification" is the title of a workshop at 7: 30 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Tiferes Yisroel Bais David Congregation, 6205 Park Heights Ave.

The cost is $18 for the workshop.

At 7: 30 p.m. March 5, "Faith Overcoming Adversity: What the Biblical Characters Teach Us" is the title of a workshop at the Beth Tfiloh Congregation, 3300 Old Court Road. The speaker will be Naomi Harris Rosenblatt.

The workshops cost $18 each and are sponsored by the Women's Department of The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore as part of its Rosh Chodesh Education Series. Information: 727-4828.

Jewish network schedules interfaith couples event

The Jewish Outreach Network, a joint program of Jewish Family Services and the Baltimore Board of Rabbis, will hold a workshop for interfaith couples from m 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Jan. 26 and Feb. 2.

The workshops are for married couples or those planning to marry and topics of discussion include raising children, choosing religious symbols for the home and celebrating holidays.

Registration is limited to seven couples on a first-come, first-served basis. For location, registration and fee information, call Beth Land Hecht, director of the Jewish Outreach Network, 466-9200, Ext. 381.

Composers forum to hold concert Jan. 12

The Baltimore Composers Forum Inc. will present its second concert of the season at 3 p.m. Jan. 12 at SS. Philip and James Roman Catholic Church, 2801 N. Charles St.

The forum is a nonprofit organization founded in 1992.

Admission is free and a reception will follow the concert. Information: 854-2960

Pub Date: 12/27/96


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