Heroes of the Faith
Date: Every Second Wednesday
Time: 11:30 am- 1:30 pm
Cost: $25 (includes lunch)
St. Pope John Paul II said, “The saints have always been the source and origin of renewal in the most difficult moments in the Church’s history.” In a time very much in need of spiritual renewal, we invite you to find hope in the lives of the dynamic heroes of the church – saints.
Join us for for lunch each second Wednesday of the month from 11:30 am-1:30 pm as we learn about St. Maryann Cope, St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta, and St. Joseph. Cost is $25 per session and includes lunch.
NOTE: If you prefer not to pay via credit card, please contact Sr. Mary Bernadette Kapfer at 248-634-5566 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not use the form below if you plan to register by mail. Your information will be taken over the phone.
January 13: St. Maryann Cope
A founder of the first two Catholic hospitals in New York with charters stipulating medical care be provided to all, regardless of race or creed, she later moved to Hawaii to care for persons suffering from leprosy.
February 10: St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta
Founder of the Missionaries of Charities, she worked to care for “all those people who feel unwanted, unloved, uncared for throughout society, people that have become a burden to the society and are shunned by everyone”.
March 10: St. Joseph
Pope Francis’ Apostolic Letter, With a Father’s Heart, discusses the role of St. Joseph as a father who loved the son of God as his own and left us with a model of fatherhood worthy of emulation.