St. Raymond parish in the Bronx will celebrate its 175th anniversary with nine days of events beginning with a Mass in the parish church celebrated by Cardinal Dolan Saturday, Sept. 16, at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are required for the Mass.
Other anniversary events include a Eucharistic procession through the streets of the Parkchester section of the Bronx, Sunday, Sept. 17, 1 p.m.; and Eucharistic prayer and adoration, Monday to Friday, Sept. 18-22, from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Also Sept. 18-22, evening prayer will be offered at 6:30 p.m.
Open house will be held at St. Raymond Academy for Girls, Monday, Sept. 18; St. Raymond High School for Boys, Tuesday, Sept. 19; and St. Raymond Elementary School, Wednesday, Sept. 20. Times at each school are 4 to 8 p.m.
An anniversary gala will take place at Marina Del Ray, the Bronx, on Sunday, Sept. 24, beginning at 1 p.m. Anniversary gala tickets are $75 per person.
Father James Cruz is the pastor of St. Raymond.
Information: (718) 792-4044, or firstname.lastname@example.org