Bishop Persico to Celebrate Opening Mass of the Holy Spirit At Gannon University
Posted: August 23, 2017
The Most Rev. Lawrence T. Persico, J.C.L., Bishop of the Roman
Catholic Diocese of Erie, will celebrate the Opening Mass of the
Holy Spirit, Thursday, Aug. 24, at 11 a.m. in the Yehl Room of the
Waldron Campus Center, 124 W. Seventh. St.
The Mass is a traditional feature of the opening week of the
Fall Semester at Gannon University, Pennsylvania's only diocesan
university. It is an occasion to ask the Holy Spirit's blessing on
the students, faculty and staff of the University for the coming
All members of the University community are invited to
participate in this solemn and joyous occasion, regardless of their
faith tradition. It is an occasion to gather in unity and
fellowship as the 2017-18 Academic Year begins.