Advent Faculty-Staff Retreat
"The Dawn Shall Break Upon Us"
with Br. Mickey McGrath, OSFS
December 6| 10AM-Noon | E. Dougherty Lounge
Mass at 12:05, Lunch to follow
Brother Mickey McGrath, an Oblate of St. Francis de Sales, lives and works in Camden, N.J. He is an award winning artist, author, and speaker whose work celebrates the deep connections between art, beauty, and religious faith. In addition to painting on commission for churches and schools, Brother Mickey is currently leading an ongoing mural painting project at Joseph’s House, a homeless shelter in Camden, with the help of volunteers of all ages and backgrounds. He has also created paintings for Catholic Relief Services, which are featured in their video series on Catholic Social Teaching. Brother Mickey is a popular presenter at conferences and retreats throughout the US and Canada, at which he shares his colorful interpretations of stories from the Gospels and the lives of the saints, focusing on the healing power of the creative spirit dwelling within each of us-a refreshing blend of humor and depth.
Mass will be celebrated at 12:05pm in Corr Chapel, with lunch in E. Dougherty Hall to follow.
Employees, with approval from their supervisor, may attend this one half day with no loss of pay or charge to vacation time. If you have any questions about this, please contact Human Resources at x97900.