Sample Schedules & Formats

Luke Live may be offered in a formal mission format of 2, 3 or 4 consecutive evenings for your parish or as a Weekend Retreat (Friday evening through Sunday afternoon for special groups with a minimum of 60 participants.) The most ideal setting for Luke Live is your church sanctuary; with refreshments in your gathering space.

Suggested Weekday Evening Format

Saturday Vigil Mass Fr. DiLuzio presides or concelebrates & preaches

Sunday Morning Masses Fr. DiLuzio presides or concelebrates & preaches Sunday Evening

Evening Masses (if offered)

Monday through Wednesday (or Thursday)

  1. One daily Mass with your community an/or school OR a prayer service with an optional coffee social &/or discussion question & answer session immediately following.
  2. Reconciliation two weekday afternoons—either at your regular scheduled time or by appointment on the last 2 days of the mission (Tues/Wed or Wed/ Thur. afternoons) OR a 5th night Reconciliation Service.
  • Monday Evening: Luke Live Session 1: 7 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Tuesday Evening: Luke Live Session 2: 7 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday Evening: Luke Live Session 3: 7 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Thursday Evening (If booked): Luke Live Session 4 or Optional Workshop: 7 PM to 8:30 PM

Snack and Social time may follow the program or be included in the 1 ½ hour time frame upon request.

Weekday Format may include visits to parish school(s). A one-hour version of Luke Live may also be negotiated for a school assembly or a series of ½ hour programs for different age groups (Additional stipend requested).

Suggested Weekend Retreat Format

  • Friday Evening 7:00pm or 7:30pm Luke Live Session 1
  • Saturday 11:00am to 12:30pm Luke Live Session 2 followed by Lunch
  • Saturday 2:00pm to 3:30pm Small Group Discussion
  • Saturday 5:00pm Saturday Vigil Mass (for retreat participants and/or with parish-at-large.)
  • Saturday 6:00pm Light Meal
  • Saturday 7:30 pm to 9:00pm Luke Live Session 3 & Social
  • Sunday 11:00am to 12:30pm Luke Live Session 4
  • Sunday 12:30pm to 1:30pm Lunch & Farewells

Suggested Two Night Format

Sessions 1 & 2 combined; sessions 3 & 4 combined. Each Night from 7:00pm to 10:00pm with intermissions.

Suggested One Night Format

Your choice of segments from Sessions 1, 2, 3 & 4.

Program runs 2 ½ hours with intermission included. I offer this option for New York City parishes and those in surrounding suburbs and also in areas where Fr. DiLuzio is already scheduled for a week-long mission.

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