The Mary Effect

Fridays, September 29 and October 6, 9 to 11:30 AM
Mass available at 8 AM

Come spend the morning with Mary. Read and discuss her influence on the saints listed, followed by an outdoor “walking rosary” on the beautiful grounds of the Capuchin Retreat Center (weather permitting). Then cap it off with a delicious lunch with Marian friends in the cozy dining room. Program: 9-11 a.m Rosary: 11:10 a.m. Lunch*: 11:30 a.m. Mass is available at 8 a.m. If you would like to lunch at Capuchin Retreat, reservations must be made in advance of the program. The cost of lunch is $10.

There is no charge for the sessions, however a free will offering will be accepted for the support of Capuchin Retreat. You may register online, or call 248.651.4826.

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Friday, September 29, 2017

  • St Francis Xavier +1552
  • St Benedict Joseph Labre +1783
  • St Vincent Palotti +1850
  • Ven Pauline Jaricot 1862
  • Ven Bishop Frederic Baraga 1868
  • Adele Brise +1896
  • St Jeanne Jugan +1879
  • Bl Frederic Janssoone +1916
  • St Frances Xavier Cabrini +1917
  • S of G Fr Thomas M Price +1919

Friday, October 6, 2017

  • Bl Bartolo Longo +1926
  • Fr Nelson Baker +1936
  • Fr Andre Bessette +1937
  • Ven Edel Quinn + 1944
  • St Josephine Bakhita +1947
  • Dr Paul-Takashi Nagai + 1951
  • St Gianna Beretta Molla 1962
  • S of G Stefan Cardinal Wyszynski +1981
  • S of G Fr Patrick Peyton +1992
  • Ven Francis-Xavier Cardinal Nguyen Van Thuan +2002
About the Presenter:

Mary Ann Zink, BA, MSLS, is a retired teacher as well as retired Chairman of Christian Service, having served concomitantly for twenty years. She is a Marian catechist and a co-worker of Mother Teresa. Mary Ann and Phil have been married for 53 years. They have three children, and six lively grandchildren. She is a daily Mass attendant at Capuchin Retreat. Mary Ann believes, using St Bernard of Clairvaux’s words: “De Maria numquam satis” - Concerning Mary, there is never enough!