American Sign Language Mass and Lecture
Wed Nov 9, 2016, 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Our Lady of Mercy Chapel (Geddes Hall) and Eck Visitors Center Auditorium
Location: Our Lady of Mercy Chapel (Geddes Hall) and Eck Visitors Center Auditorium
Join us for Mass in American Sign Language with Fr. Chris Klusman from the Archdiocese of Milwaukee at 5:30pm, Our Lady of Mercy Chapel, Geddes Hall Chapel. Mass will be followed by a lecture at 6:30pm in the Eck Center Auditorium, Ephphatha: Deaf Catholic History and the First Born-Deaf Priest with Dr. Lana Portolano from Towson University (ASL interpreted). Her lecture will focus on the vocation story of Abbé Charles La Fonta, the first documented case of a Deaf man who became a priest.