When Father Willy Kingsley Ndi, 31, was a child in Cameroon, Africa, he fell in love with sacred things.
“We all knew that she is a saint, but now it is official,” Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio said Sunday, Sept. 4, at the Mass at Our Lady of Victory.
Mother Teresa was no stranger to Brooklyn, who made several visits to the borough where she established convents for her Missionaries of Charity in Bushwick and Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Our Lady of Victory Church in Bedford-Stuyvesant will be the host of the diocesan celebration for the canonization of Mother Teresa on Sunday, Sept. 4 at the 10:15 a.m. Mass.
This week’s Tablet TALK offers invitations to an ecumenical gospel concert and a retirement party for a 46-year teaching veteran this weekend, highlights a Daughter of Wisdom celebrating a palindrome birthday and much more.
Sister Joan Marie McAvoy, C.S.J., a Sister of St. Joseph, Brentwood, L.I., for 68 years, died April 26, in St. Joseph Convent, Brentwood.
Prayers were offered April 1 in Brooklyn for the four Missionaries of Charity murdered in Yemen March 4. Auxiliary Bishop Witold Mroziewski celebrated Mass at Our Lady of Victory Church, Bedford-Stuyvesant, with about two dozen Missionaries of Charity, and women representing other religious congregations.