The Oblate of St. Joseph Fathers will hold the annual Triduum and Feast of St. Joseph the Worker. The triduum (three days of prayers) will be held Friday, Aug. 30, through Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Oblates of St. Joseph Chapel, Route 315, Laflin,with a Mass at 7 p.m., followed by special prayers to St. Joseph. Confessions and the rosary will precede the Mass.
The feast will be celebrated Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2, with a Solemn Mass at 11 a.m. Bishop John M. Dougherty, D.D., auxiliary bishop emeritus of Scranton, will serve as celebrant and homilist.
Special intentions for the triduum celebration include for all employed and unemployed, for students, teachers, administrators and staff, for peace and prosperity in families, for peace in the world and for an increase of vocations to the priesthood and religious life. The public is invited to attend. For information, contact the seminary office at 570-654-7542.