Saturdays with the Saints 2016

Saints for the Year of Mercy


September 10
St. Joseph

A Father Rich in Mercy
John C. Cavadini, Director, McGrath Institute for Church Life; Professor of Theology, Notre Dame

September 17
St. Faustina
The Divine Mercy of Vilnius and Priestly Self-Offering
Sr. Ann Astell, Professor of Theology, Notre Dame

September 24
St. Teresa of Calcutta
On the Occasion of her Canonization
Leonard DeLorenzo, Director, Notre Dame Vision; Department of Theology, Notre Dame

October 15
St. Maximilian Kolbe
Saint of Auschwitz
Jessica Keating, Director, Office of Human Dignity & Life Initiatives, Notre Dame

October 29
Blessed Frédéric Ozanam
Founder of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and Apostle of Charity
Lawrence S. Cunningham, O'Brien Chair of Theology, Emeritus, Notre Dame

November 12
Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Jubilee of Mercy
Timothy Matovina, Professor of Theology and Co-Director, Institute for Latino Studies, Notre Dame; and Fr. David Garcia, Director of the Old Spanish Missions, San Antonio

Note: The Our Lady of Guadalupe lecture will be held at the Cathedral Centre Cafe at San Fernando Cathedral, San Antonio, Texas at 8:30 am.

November 19
St. Elizabeth of Hungary
Wife, Mother, Queen, Champion of Mercy
Fr. Terry Ehrman, C.S.C., Assistant Director, Life Sciences Research & Outreach, Center for Theology, Science and Human Flourishing, Notre Dame

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Andrews Auditorium
Lower Level, Geddes Hall

“Thank God for the saints whose feast days come around and remind us that we too are called to be saints.”(Dorothy Day)