Sousa Mendes Foundation advisory João Crisóstomo has organized a series of religious observances in the United States and Portugal in memory of Aristides de Sousa Mendes on the occasion of the 79th anniversary of his “Day of Conscience.” These are listed below:
Cabanas de Viriato and Beijós, Portugal, June 15 and 16. Bishop of Viseu Don Antonio Luciano and Father Carlos Sousa will remember Aristides de Sousa Mendes and his “Act of Conscience” during their sermons.
Algés, Portugal, June 16, 7 p.m. Auxiliary Bishop of Lisbon Don Daniel Henrique will remember Sousa Mendes during his sermon.
Porto, Portugal, June 16. Bishop Don Armando Esteves Domingues will remember Sousa Mendes during his sermon.
Torres Vedras, A-dos-Cunhados, Portugal, June 15 and 16. Father Eduardo will remember Sousa Mendes during the religious services. The Franciscan Community will remember Sousa Mendes in the Convento de Varatojo. Father Melícias will preside.
Five Wounds Portuguese National Church, 1375 E Santa Clara St., San Jose, CA, June 15 and 16. Father Antonio Silveira will remember Sousa Mendes in his sermons.
Our Lady of Fatima Church, 403 Spring St, Elizabeth, NJ, June 16
Our Lady of Fatima Church, 355 South Broadway, Yonkers, NY, June 16, 10 a.m.
Father Osvaldo Franklin will remember Sousa Mendes in the mass.
Slovenian Community Church, 62 St. Marks Place, New York, NY, July 21, 10:30 a.m.