Father Donald Calloway, MIC, will be the guest speaker at the Annual Eucharistic Conference and Spiritual Retreat at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 537 E St., from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24.
A best-selling author, Calloway wrote “No Turning Back and “Purest of All Lillies.”
The conference and retreat will be divided into a morning session and afternoon session. “Mary and the Mystery of Femininity” will be the topic of the morning session, which also will include Mass celebrated by Father Donald. The afternoon session will focus on “Divine Mercy: History, Devotion, Witness.”
A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. The retreat, presented by the Eucharistic Apostles of Divine Mercy, also will include Eucharistic adoration, opportunities for reconciliation, the sung Chaplet of Divine Mercy, and benediction. Book signings are also planned. Tim Foley will provide live music.
Tickets will be available at the door and are available in advance at the parish office. Tickets are $30 per person and $15 for youth to age 18.
For more information, call Nancy Garbo at 760-787-9313, Dolores Kelley at 760-789-8723 or the church at 760-789-0583.