The year 2022 gives us two special occasions to honor and celebrate the lives of our patrons and founders: the 400th Anniversary of the Death of St. Francis De Sales (1567-1622) and the 450th anniversary of the Birth of St. Jane de Chantal (1572- 1641).
Brother Mickey’s latest book is a colorful celebration of Mary as the beloved and timeless Madonna of Color. His color-ﬁlled images and ﬁrsthand stories lend both new relevance and reverence to ancient titles and traditions surrounding the Black Madonna and help us to see her crucial importance in our divided and racist world. Mary the Madonna of Color reminds us that following her Son means centering our hearts on LOVE not FEAR.
This video is the third part of a four part series created for Black History Month. It celebrates the life and accomplishments of Sister Thea Bowman whose cause is up for Canonization. Music is provided by M. Roger Holland, II.