Noteworthy: Thursday, March 7, 2013
Priest, medical doctor to speak
MOUNT CARMEL - The Rev. Dr. Rodrigo Arrazola will preach the annual eucharistic devotions at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., at the 7 p.m. services on Sunday and Monday and the solemn closing on Tuesday.
Arrazola earned his doctorate of medicine from the University of Bogotá, Columbia, South America, in 1986, where he practiced medicine as director of two Catholic clinics and taught medicine at the university. He was ordained a Catholic priest for the Diocese of Harrisburg in 2009 and is presently pastor of Sacred Heart Church in Cornwall. He is also the liaison for the Hispanic Charismatic Renewal for the diocese.
He is a sought-after preacher in the renewal throughout the United States and Canada.
All students are requested to bring a written prayer to place in the basket in front of the altar during the procession. The public is invited.