Save the Date!
us from 7:00am-9:00 am on:Wednesday, February 19, 2020 featuring Fr. Michael Joncas, “A Place Called Home”
Join us Wednesday,
February 19 for 7:00am Mass followed with food for your stomach as well as for
your soul and mind as we enjoy the next Session of “The Fr. Patrick
Kennedy Initiative on Parish Mission in the Heart of the City.” This
breakfast and seminar will run from 7:30am to 8:30 followed with Q&A until
Our speaker will be Fr.
Michael Joncas, a priest of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis,
currently serving as Artist in Residence and Research Fellow in Catholic
Studies at the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul.Nearly five years ago Fr.
Michael Joncas wrote the text to “A Place Called Home” and shared it at a
benefit concert for those experiencing homelessness. It moved many people
deeply (and helped to raise considerable funds!). In his presentation for St.
Olaf he will share an analysis of its progress of thought connected to Catholic
social teaching and the hymn text, including the call to practice radical
hospitality, and the challenge to build a world serving those currently without
a place called home.
To Register Online: CLICK HEREOR Fill out the registration form found at church entrances and including a check to the Parish Office.Advanced registration is recommended so we can prepare for all attendees.Back
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