Diocese of Metuchen to hold White Mass in honor of health care professionals

15 Jan 2016

METUCHEN – The Most Rev. Paul G. Bootkoski, bishop of Metuchen, will celebrate a White Mass at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, 32 Elm Ave., Metuchen. All are welcome.
The Mass, named for the white coats often worn by those in healing professions, will honor health care professionals from Middlesex, Hunterdon, Somerset and Warren, the four counties served by the diocese, for their ministry of healing and compassion. Rev. Peter G. Suhaka, Catholic chaplain at Saint Peter's University Hospital, will serve as the homilist for the Mass.
In the Diocese of Metuchen, the Mass will be celebrated just days before World Day of the Sick, observed annually on Feb. 11.
Light refreshments and fellowship will follow Mass in the Cathedral Community Room. For more information, call (732) 562-1990 ext. 1629 or email respect.life@diometuchen.org.

METUCHEN – The Most Rev. Paul G. Bootkoski, bishop of Metuchen, will celebrate a White Mass at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, 32 Elm Ave., Metuchen. All are welcome.

The Mass, named for the white coats often worn by those in healing professions, will honor health care professionals from Middlesex, Hunterdon, Somerset and Warren, the four counties served by the diocese, for their ministry of healing and compassion. Rev. Peter G. Suhaka, Catholic chaplain at Saint Peter's University Hospital, will serve as the homilist for the Mass.

In the Diocese of Metuchen, the Mass will be celebrated just days before World Day of the Sick, observed annually on Feb. 11.

Light refreshments and fellowship will follow Mass in the Cathedral Community Room. For more information, call (732) 562-1990 ext. 1629 or email respect.life@diometuchen.org.