Religion briefs

Divine Mercy Sunday planned at shrine

Sorrowful Mother Shrine south of Bellevue is to observe the Divine Mercy Novena at 11 a.m. April 14 and 15 in the Shrine Chapel, and at 10:35 a.m. April 16-22 in the Shrine Chapel.

On Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23, there are to be devotions at 2:30 p.m. Devotions are to include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, a procession (weather permitting) to the shrines of Divine Mercy and Our Lady of Czestochowa and Benediction.

Living Stations of the Cross scheduled

Parishioners from All Saints Parish in New Riegel and Sts. Patrick & Andrew Parish in Bascom are to present the Living Stations of the Cross twice during the Lenten season. The traditional 14 stations of the cross are to be portrayed through narration, acting and music.

Performances are to be at 7 p.m. Friday and Sunday at All Saints in New Riegel.