Erie area and Shenango Valley disabilities programs

Erie Area Religious Education Program with Persons with Disabilities

2017-2018 Religious Education Classes
St. Mark Catholic Center
429 E. Grandview Blvd.
Erie, PA 16504

Theme: Stories of Faith, Hope, and Love
Classes are held Monday evenings, 7-8 p.m.

Click on class flyers for more information:

Mission

To provide formation in faith for adults in the community who are mentally challenged. The friends who join us are typically moderate to high functioning. All are welcome to come and share in the love of God!

Services

The Erie Area Religious Education Program with People with Disabilities is a program that offers on-going formation in faith, sacramental preparation (Penance, Eucharist and Confirmation) and Bible study. It also offers social activities, such as a Thanksgiving dinner, Christmas party, plays and a picnic. In addition there are spiritual growth opportunities such as a retreat, May Crowning, etc.  And of course fellowship! It is composed of students (aka friends) from around the Erie area.

Meetings

Meetings are held twice a month on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30. We meet in the Bishop Michael J. Murphy meeting room at St. Mark Catholic Center. 429 E. Grandview Blvd.


Shenango Valley Religious Education Program with Persons with Different Abilities

Mission

photo of 2 guys in shenango valley

To provide formation in faith for adults in the community who are mentally challenged. The friends who join us are typically moderate to high functioning. All are welcome to come and share in the love of God!

Services

The Shenango Valley Religious Education Program with People with Disabilities is a program that offers on-going formation in faith, sacramental preparation (Penance, Eucharist and Confirmation) and Bible study. It also offers social activities, such as a Thanksgiving dinner, Christmas party, plays and a picnic. In addition, there are spiritual growth opportunities such as a retreat, May Crowning, etc. And, of course, fellowship! It is composed of students (aka friends) from around the Erie area.

Meetings

Every Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
at John XIII Home
2250 Shenango Valley Freeway
Hermitage, Pa. 16148

Mass is said the first Wednesday of the month with our Chaplain Father Regis Meenihan officiating and Joe and Mary Ann Valley providing the music.

To attend: Contact
Catherine Holl, coordinator
603 Federal Drive
Sharon, Pa. 16146
Phone: 724-347-4423


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