Prayer for peace and rosary Friday in Basilica

by Michael O. Garvey

The outbreak of the war in Iraq will be marked at the University of Notre Dame with a prayer for peace and a rosary in the University of Notre Dame’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart Friday (March 21) at 9 p.m. Notre Dame’s president, Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., will preside and preach at the service, to which the public is invited.p. Each week night during the war, a different Notre Dame residence hall will host a prayer service followed by a rosary for peace. The prayer service will include a meditation on peace taken from the writings of Pope John Paul II. In addition to these residence hall rosary services, a Mass for peace will be celebrated in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart each Friday at 5:15 p.m.p.

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