Moving On with Grace:
A Spiritual Journey for Men and Women
Grieving the Death of a Spouse
Saturday, June 1, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. * 8:30 a.m. Check-in, Coffee
After the unthinkable has happened, how do you go on?
Finding peace and healing after the death of a spouse can seem impossible.
Come learn what this kind of grief looks like, explore where to find God in the midst of it, and gain tips and skills for coping, healing, and embracing new life.
It is possible to once again know happiness and live with a full heart.
A morning of spiritual comfort, engaging community and hope through prayer, presentation and discussion.
Speaker: Rev. Richard Fragomeni, PhD (filling in for Amy Florian)
Rector, The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, Chicago, IL
Nationally acclaimed speaker, author, retreat master and teacher; Professor of Liturgy and
Preaching, Catholic Theological Union, Chgo, Adjunct faculty, Department of Religious Studies, De Paul University.
Central to Fr. Richard's ministry is a fascination with the power of liturgy and preaching in the transformation of the human heart. He is author of Come to the Feast and co-author with Br. Michael McGrath, O.C.F.S., of both Blessed Art Thou Mother, Lady, Mystic, Queen and At the Name of Jesus: The Way, The Truth and The Light. He has published In Shining Splendor: Fifty Eastertime Meditations, and The Eucharist: 50 Questions from the Pews.
(Unable to participate due to surgery recovery) Amy is doing well - Speaker: Amy Florian - Amy Florian is a nationally known speaker, author, teacher and retreat director. She is a Fellow in Thanatology, the past executive director of Stauros, U.S.A., and founder of Corgenius, Inc. Amy has authored over 150 articles, four books, and taught classes at St. Xavier University, Dominican University and for Loyola University's graduate ministry department.