Liturgy & Events at St. Magdalene Community

Events & Activities

Please join us when and as you can for these activities led by our community members. Everyone is welcome!

Sunday Liturgy

We meet for Mass every Sunday at 9am Eastern in Drexel Hill and on Zoom. The service includes live music created by community members.

Friday Morning Prayer

Eileen DiFranco leads prayer on Zoom at 9 am Eastern on the First Friday of every month and on Fridays in Advent and Lent.

Distance Reiki Share for Peace

Denise DeZolt leads a monthly distance reiki share for peace on Zoom at 7 pm Eastern the first Tuesday of every month.

Lectio Divina

Mary Anne Geskie leads Lectio Divina/Centering Prayer, a meditative way of reading sacred texts, on Zoom at 9 am Eastern every Thursday.

Book Group

Peg Devine convenes Book Group seasonally on Zoom at 7 pm Eastern. Books we have discussed include Undoing the Knots: Five Generations of American Catholic Anti-Blackness by Maureen O’Connell.

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Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong, White Too Long by Robert Jones, and Learning to Pray: A Guide for Everyone by James Martin, SJ.

SMM Hiking Group

Caryl Conroy Johnson leads hikes through area trails & arboretums to enjoy the beauty of nature and contemplative moments of deep listening.

T’ai Chi Chih

Fran and Jim Kaib lead T’ai Chi Chih, a mindfulness moving meditation, on Fridays at 10am Eastern on Zoom.

Social Justice Committee

Members support social justice efforts including peace in the Middle East and Ukraine, an end to gun violence, and race and gender equity.

You Are Mine

You Are Mine is a LGBTQ+ faith sharing support space on zoom facilitated by Mel Kitchen (she/her). All are welcome to join us on Zoom at 7pm Eastern the second Monday of each month. 

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Most especially at this time in our nation, we center trans and non-binary people and lift their voices. Please email with questions.

Lenten Program

Each Monday at noon eastern during Lent, Kelly Carney will lead us in Lectio Divina with the Gospel of Thomas on Zoom.

Advent Program


Click on the button below to request the Zoom link for the desired activity.


Caryl, Eileen, and Kathy are available to officiate baptisms, marriages, funerals, memorial services and other events.


All events are Eastern time (EST) – everyone is welcome to participate in any activity or event.