Parish Mission/Novena of Grace

Gesu is pleased to present the annual PARISH MISSION/NOVENA of GRACE prayer service and speaker series March 4-12, 2021.

Prayer services will be held each evening in the main church at 7:00 pm honoring Saint Francis Xavier, during which speakers will present their experiences relating to this year’s parish theme: The Corporal Works of Mercy. We will also be live streaming each evening on our Gesu YouTube Channel. See links to below.


Thursday, March 4
Fr. Greg Hyde, SJ of the Gesu Parish Staff on Matthew 25:31ff. Main source of the list of Corporal Works of Mercy
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Friday, March 5
Mr. John Gill and a St. Ignatius Student from the Labre Program: “Feed the Hungry and Give Drink to the Thirsty”
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Saturday, March 6
Mr. Joe Raguso, one of our Gesu Eucharistic Visitors: "Visit the Sick”
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Sunday, March 7
Ms. Sadie Curtin from Magnificat High School about her experiences at the U.S. Mexican border: “Welcome the Stranger”
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Monday, March 8
Sr. Rita Mary Harwood, with John and Kathy, speaking about the Cleveland Diocesan Leaf Ministry - “Visit the Imprisoned”
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Tuesday, March 9
Mr. Patrick Valletta and a St. Ignatius Student from the Pallbearers Program: “Bury the Dead”
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Wednesday, March 10 
Deacon James O’Donnell of the Gesu Parish Staff: “Give Alms to the Poor”
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Thursday, March 11
Kimberly Pride, Development Director of Cleveland Habitat for Humanity: “Shelter the Homeless”
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Friday, March 12
Mrs. Amy Zucca, Gesu Outreach Coordinator: The Corporal Works of Mercy: Spiritual and Practical Considerations
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