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Brown Bag Lenten Lunch Retreats at St. Anthony Shrine

Brown Bag Lenten Lunch Retreats at St. Anthony Shrine
Presented by Emily Ketring, Angel’s Mother, and Author of An Angel of the Beatitudes:  Finding Faith after the Loss of a Child. 

Emily Ketring will discuss excerpts from her beautifully written, recently published book offering Catholic theology and spiritual direction for those lost in a sea of despair after the death of a child.  “Our most important comfort is understanding that our children are still connected to us—now more than ever…. We don’t have to wait until we die to be reunited.  They are alive and so is our connection.  Our connection with God can grow through our connection with our children.” 

St. Anthony Shrine in Downtown Crossing is offering two One-Hour Brown Bag Lunch Retreats.  Given by grieving parents for grieving parents, these inspirational talks promise to bring some peace during these dark days of winter.  Organizers ask you to bring a lunch; they will provide beverages

The Emmaus Ministry of St. Anthony Shrine in Downtown Crossing in Boston

is a Catholic ministry that serves the spiritual needs of grieving parents

of any religion whose children of any age have died by any cause, no matter how long ago.


Pre-registration for all Lent 2018 Emmaus Ministry programs at