March 22-24
March 22-24


Shroud of Turin exhibit — 9 a.m.-6 p.m. March 18-29 at St. Maria Goretti Parish in Scottsdale (map). View a high resolution negative image of the Shroud of Turin, the material believed to be the burial cloth used on Jesus. Related story.

Taize Prayer — 7 p.m. March 22 at St. Andrew the Apostle Parish in Chandler (map). Join Crosier fathers and brothers for prayer around the Taize cross which involves meditative singing, Scripture reflection and silence. Flyer.

Palm Sunday Mass from Rome — 5 p.m. March 24 and online. Repeat broadcast of the liturgy live from the Vatican.

Beyond Words — Join Mark Hart, executive vice president of Life Teen, for a 3-minute reflection on the readings for Palm Sunday.

For a dramatic re-enactment of the Passion according to Luke, tune in to EWTN or online 7:30 p.m. March 30. Catholic actor Leonardo Defillippis, who premiered St. Maximilian Kolbe in the Phoenix Diocese last summer, will provide a dramatic portrayal of the gospel account.

St. Peter: Icon for Lent — 8 p.m. March 22 on EWTN and online. Join Cardinal Timothy Dolan for a look at Mark Chapter 14 which recounts Peter’s denials of Jesus. Info.

Anointing of the Sick Mass —  10 a.m. March 23 at St. Helen Parish in Glendale (map). Catholics who are ill, disabled or facing major surgery are encouraged to attend. Light reception following hosted by Ladies of the Mystical Rose.


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum — 7 p.m. March 22-23 at Xavier College Preparatory (map). Tickets are $7 each. Info: Ms. Dennard, or (602) 264-5291 ext. 6285. About play.

Late Nite CatholicismPart III 8 p.m. March 23 and Part I 2 p.m. March 24. Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets: $39.

Rummage Sale — 7 a.m.-1 p.m. March 23 at St. Jerome (map). Hosted by parish-based Boy Scout Troop