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New Digital Lenten Retreat Announced by Archbishop Perez

Due to the restriction of the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) and the City of Philadelphia, Archbishop Nelson Perez announces new virtual Lenten retreat to help bring us closer to our Saviour during time of uncertainly. The Lenten Retreat features videos from some dynamic presenters from our local churches. The videos will be available every evening starting March 30th at 7:00PM and continuing through Palm Sunday. You can access all the videos on the Archbishop’s Facebook and Instagram pages, and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s website.