LITURGY OF INVESTITURE

Cardinal William Keeler, archbishop of Baltimore, will preside during a liturgy of investiture at 2:30 p.m. today at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE. 202-526-6800.

CHURCH LECTURE

"Life After the 'Last Will and Testament': The Stories of Two Faithful Executors," a lecture by Peter M. Morgan, will begin at 7 tonight at National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Circle NW. 202-232-0323.

BOOK SIGNING

A book discussion and signing of Cleo Scott Brown's "Witness to the Truth" will begin at 1:15 p.m. tomorrow at Metropolitan AME Church, 1518 M St. NW. 202-331-1426.

HICKEY MEMORIAL PERFORMANCE

A performance in memory of Cardinal James A. Hickey will begin at 3 p.m. tomorrow at Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, 6001 Western Ave. NW. An offering will be accepted. 202-363-8938.

ALTERNATIVE HALLOWEEN

"Hallelujah Night," a free alternative Halloween celebration, will begin at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Calvary AME Church, 1340 Massachusetts Ave. SE. 202-547-9444.

ANNIVERSARY OF SIGNING

A Lutheran-Catholic celebration of the fifth anniversary of the signing of the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification will begin at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Washington National Cathedral, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW. 202-537-6200.

LECTURE ON JONAH

A free lecture on the book of Jonah by the Rev. Christopher Begg will begin at noon Wednesday at Catholic Charities, 924 G St. NW. 202-347-2713.

CATHOLIC LECTURE

"Is the Holy See a Political Power?," a free lecture by Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, archivist for the Holy Roman Church at the Vatican, will begin at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hannan Hall, Herzfeld Auditorium, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-319-6099.

ARMENIAN BAZAAR

The 56th annual Armenian food festival and bazaar will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Mary Armenian Church, 4125 Fessenden St. NW. 202-363-1923.

LECTURE ON CHRISTIANITY

"Christianity and the Secular in Modern Public Life," a free lecture by Thomas C. Berg, will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at Pope John Paul II Cultural Center, 3900 Harewood Rd. NE. 202-635-5480.

LECTURE ON WOMEN

"Can Women Shape the Future for Peace?," a free seminar sponsored by Church Women United featuring Charlotte Ponticelli, will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Circle NW. 202-363-7102.

-- Timothy Wilson

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