Parishes Announce Communal Penance Services During Advent

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The Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown Office of Communications invited all parishes to submit the dates and times of their Communal Penance Services. The following is a schedule that includes the parishes that responded.

December 1
Saint Anthony of Padua Parish, Windber – 6:00 PM

December 4
Saint John the Evangelist Parish, Bellefonte – 4:00 PM
Saint Joseph Parish, Bellwood – 5:00 PM

December 6
Good Shepherd Parish in Port Matilda – 7:00 PM

December 8
Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish, Central City – 6:00 PM (Saint John Worship Site)

December 9
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Altoona – 5:30 PM

December 10
Saint Therese of the Child Jesus Parish, Altoona – 10:00 AM

December 11
Saint John Gualbert Cathedral, Johnstown – 2:00 PM
Saint Mary Parish, Hollidaysburg – 4:00 PM

December 12
Holy Family Parish, Portage – 7:00 PM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Altoona – 7:00 PM
Saint Matthew Parish, Tyrone – 7:00 PM
Saint Rose of Lima Parish, Altoona – 7:00 PM
Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish, Ashville – 7:00 PM

December 13
Saint Francis Xavier Parish, Cresson – 7:00 PM
Saint John the Evangelist Parish, Everett – 7:00 PM

December 14
Saint Francis of Assisi Parish, Johnstown – 5:00 PM
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona – 6:00 PM
Holy Name Parish, Ebensburg – 6:30 PM
Immaculate Conception Parish, Dudley – 7:00 PM

December 15
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Windber – 6:00 PM

Basilica of Saint Michael the Archangel, Loretto – 7:00 PM
Most Holy Trinity Parish, Huntingdon – 7:00 PM

December 18
Saint John the Evangelist Parish, Lakemont – 4:00 PM
Saint Augustine Parish, Dysart – 7:00 PM
Saint Benedict Parish, Johnstown – 5:00 PM

December 19
Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, Johnstown – 5:30 PM
Our Lady of Victory Parish, State College – 6:00 PM
Saint Monica Parish, Chest Springs – 7:00 PM

December 20
Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish, Central City – 4:00 PM
Saint Mary Parish, Nanty Glo – 6:30 PM
All Saints Parish, Boswell – 7:00 PM

December 21
Saint Patrick Parish, Johnstown – 6:00 PM
Queen of Archangels Parish, Clarence – 7:00 PM

December 22
Sacred Heart Parish, Altoona – 5:30 PM
Saints Peter and Paul Parish, Philipsburg – 7:00 PM

December 23
Holy Family Parish, Hooversville – 12:45 PM
Our Lady of the Alleghenies Parish, Lilly – 6:00 PM