Come experience a faith event like none you have ever witnessed. Wonder at sacred artifacts of the Church that you never even knew existed. Hear stories of faith that you have never heard or even thought possible.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
Corpus Christi Catholic School
Free | Donations accepted
DID YOU KNOW THAT THE HOUSE OUR LORD LIVED IN AS A CHILD IS TODAY IN Italy?... HAVE YOU HEARD THE STORY OF WHY CHRISTIANS HID IN THE CATACOMBS?... HAVE YOU SEEN A PIECE OF THE TRUE CROSS AND HEARD HOW IT WAS FOUND?
Over 35 sacred relics from the very first century of the Church
COME TO KNOW
Martyrs who gave their very lives for what they believed
Of documented miracles that continue to this day
Presentation will include discussion on:
- What is a relic? What is a “Sacred” relic?
- Origin and history of sacred relics: Roman times, martyrs, early Church
- The role of the Church with relics: classes and documentation
- Why are relics important? What role do they play in our lives?
- Relics and miracles associated with them
- Explanation and history of specific relics (approx. 1.25 hours)
- Q&A following, with quiet viewing and personal veneration of the relics