St. Paul’s Parish in Summerside held a special Valentine’s Mass for Widows and Widowers on Sunday, February 14th.
Over 60 Widows and Widowers attending this Mass which was offered for their deceased loved ones.
Special performances by our children’s dance team and youth band honored the Widows and reminded them they are loved, and that God is with them in their suffering.
St. Paul’s Confirmation students raised $838.00 by completing a Walk for Widows, which the used to purchase gifts which were distributed to the widows at the Mass. They walked for 4 hours, doing laps around the church and walking an average of 8kms each.
Members of the Summerside Community also got involved: Greco Pizza donated Pizza for our walk-a-thon, Kelly’s Flower Shoppe provided door prizes for the Widows and the Knights of Columbus donated $100 towards the event