2020 Lenten Luncheon Talks

2020 Lenten Luncheon Talks

2020 Lenten Luncheon Talks

February 26th to April 1st

The annual Lenten luncheons will be held at St. Jerome Parish Hall in Battle Creek every Wednesday from February 26th through April 1st.  There will be a Mass celebrated by Father Andrew on Wednesday, February 26th (Ash Wednesday) at 10:30 a.m. with the distribution of ashes.  The other Lenten luncheon Masses will begin at 10:45 a.m.  The speaker of the day will begin his address at 11:30 a.m. with a light lunch following the presentation.  There is no charge for these events, but a free will offering would be appreciated.

2020 Speakers

February 26 Father Andrew Raczkowski

(St. Jerome & St. Joseph Parishes, Battle Creek)


March 4 Father Christopher Ankley – Celebrant

(St. Jerome & St. Joseph Parishes, Battle Creek)

Deacon Al Bell – Speaker

(St. Philip Parish)


March 11 Father Kenneth Schmidt

(Advocate for Priestly Ministry/ Support

& Trauma Recovery — Kalamazoo)


March 19 Lunch with Bishop Bradley — Noon

(Diocese of Kalamazoo)


March 25 Father Maximilian Nightingale

(St. Joseph Parish, Kalamazoo)


April 1 Father Joseph Xavier

(St. Mary Parish, Paw Paw)


Please join us for these inspirational talks about the Lenten season and enjoy food and fellowship.