In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, a diocesan Mass will be celebrated at Church of the Holy Family, Sewell, on Sunday, April 24, at 2:30 p.m.
Father Robert Hughes, vicar general of the Diocese of Camden, will preside.
A reception will follow.
“Masses of welcome and inclusion” for individuals and families of children with special needs are celebrated regularly at the following parishes:
— First Saturday of the Month, 4:30 p.m. Mass, Christ Our Light, Cherry Hill. Mainstream Mass, all year.
— Second Sunday of the Month, 1 p.m. Mass, Holy Eucharist Parish, Cherry Hill. Separate Mass, September to June.
— Second Sunday of the Month, 6:30 p.m., St. Charles Borromeo, Sicklerville. Mainstream Mass, all year.
— Third Saturday of the Month, 4:30 p.m. Mass, Church of the Holy Family, Sewell. Mainstream Mass, all year.
— Third Sunday of the Month, 9 a.m. Mass, Our Lady of Hope, Blackwood. Mainstream Mass all year.
— Fourth Sunday of the Month, 12:15 Mass, St. Joachim Parish, Bellmawr. Separate Mass, all year.
— Quarterly Masses, 11 a.m. Our Lady of the Angels, Cape May Court House Website: ourladyoftheangels.net
— Every Sunday, 10 a.m. Mass Holy Saviour, Westmont. Signed in ASL for Deaf members of the church and voiced for hearing members of the Church.
For information on the Mass for Autism Awareness Month or the parish Masses of welcome and inclusion, contact Sister Bonnie McMenamin, SSJ, co-director of Ministry with the Deaf/Persons with Disabilities: 856-583-6111, firstname.lastname@example.org