Sep 16, 2019
Mary Will Help Us Get to Our Destination - Father Bjorn Lundberg
"Walking with Christ in Everyday Life" Retreat (Part 3 of 5)
Father Edward Hathaway, Rector of the Basilica of Saint Mary, led a silent retreat at Priest Field Pastoral Center in Kearneysville, West Virginia, on September 13-15, 2019. The theme of the retreat was "Walking with Christ in Everyday Life." Father Bjorn Lundberg, Pastor of Sacred Heart of Jesus in Winchester, Virginia, delivered the third talk of the retreat. His topic was "Mary Will Help Us Get to Our Destination."
Founded in 1795, the Basilica of Saint Mary in Old Town Alexandria is the first Catholic parish established in Virginia. Pope Francis named the church a minor basilica on December 6, 2017 due to its important role in the growth of the Catholic Church in North America.