St. Monica, 212 Lawrence St., Methuen: The Women’s prayer group meets Monday at 7 p.m. in the school’s music room. The Rev. Patrick Armano celebrates Mass in Latin Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. The newly formed Padre Pio Prayer group meets Wednesday beginning with Mass at 7 p.m., followed by rosary, chaplet of the divine mercy and benediction. Since Wednesday is the feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, there will be a talk about Padre Pio and his love for Mary.
St. Patrick, 118 S. Broadway, Lawrence: Mass with the anointing of the sick is today at 4 p.m. “Life and Faith” adult faith formation series focusing on the sacraments will be held Thursdays from 7-8:30, through April. Bible study for people in their 20s and 30s meets weekly to discuss the Passion and Resurrection narratives of Jesus, Tuesdays at 8:30 p.m.
St. Patrick, 11 Main St., Pelham: The Teen Ministry presents a teaching Mass Nov. 18 at 10:30 a.m.
St. Peter Episcopal, 3 Peabody Row, Londonderry: Centering prayer group meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. for silent prayer and contemplation.
St. Theresa of Our Lady of Good Counsel, 22 Plymouth St., Methuen: Mass in memory of those who have died in the past year is Nov. 27 at 7 p.m.
St. Thomas Aquinas, 26 Crystal Ave., Derry: Charismatic prayer group meets for praise, thanksgiving and love through the Holy Spirit, Mondays 7-8:30 p.m.
South Church, 40 Central St., Andover: Monday night prayer group meets 7-8:30 p.m. to listen to each other and God through silence, centering prayer and compline. Bible study on the Book of Acts meets Tuesday 2-3:15 p.m.
Temple Emanu-El, 514 Main St., Haverhill: Bible study class discussing issues concerning Israel and the Middle East, Nov. 17 at noon. Adult education studies “Blessings and Gratitude” Nov. 18 at 9: 30 a.m. as part of the Global day of Jewish Learning. Topics includes Blessing the Bad: How do We Relate to Bad Things?, How can we possibly bless the Bad?” “Why do bad things happen to good people and should we be grateful for that?” as well as a topic exploring prayer.
Unitarian Universalist, 15 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill: The Rev. Frank Clarkson and Kimberly Cloutier Green lead “Tending the Sacred: Holy Longing, Holy Listening” using contemplative prayer and spiritual direction Nov. 28 and Dec. 5 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Nov. 27 and Dec. 11, 7-9 p.m.