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The Diocese of Scranton will celebrate “Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities Awareness Month” with a special liturgy Sunday, March 10, at 10 a.m. in Saint Peter’s Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. The Most Rev. Joseph C. Bambera, D.D.,J.C.L., bishop of Scranton, will be the principal celebrant and homilist.

“On that day, we will gather to pray with our sisters and brothers who have developmental or intellectual disabilities, recognizing the many wonderful gifts they have to share with our parish communities,” according to a news release. “Our friends will actively participate in the liturgy as greeters, readers, altar servers, gift and banner bearers.”

Catholic Television (CTV) will broadcast the Mass live.

For more information, please contact Sister Mary Beth Makuch, SS.C.M., at 207-2213, ext. 1101 or Sr-Mary-Beth-makuch@dioceseofscranton.org.

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