St. Sharbel relics on display at Minneapolis parish

| October 5, 2017 | 1 Comment

Relics of St. Sharbel will be on display at St. Maron in Minneapolis Oct. 8 and 9. The relics will be on display all day Oct. 8 and 5-10 p.m. Oct. 9.

Oct. 9 is the 40th anniversary of the canonization of Youssef Antoun Makhlouf, who was born May 8, 1828, and died Dec. 24, 1898. He was a priest and monk of the Lebanese Maronite Order, and was ordained in 1859. He lived the last 23 years of his life as a hermit.

For more information about the relics, visit http://www.stmaron.com.

 

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  • Vivian

    Wish I knew this earlier!