Parish Mission at St. Patrick’s Church in Oak Grove, MN19921 Nightingale Street NW Oak Grove, MN 55011
February 14, 2014
St. Patrick's Catholic Church invites you to their Pre-Lenten Parish Mission with Fr. Leo Patalinghug, giving talks on "A Call to Holiness" and "Spiritual Combat".
2/15/14 @ 5pm: Fr. Leo to celebrate Mass
2/16/14 @ 9am, 11am - Fr. Leo to preach Mass
7:00pm - 8:30pm- Fr. Leo leads first Mission talk: Call to Holiness
A CALL TO HOLINESS: LENT DRAWS US CLOSER TO KNOWING GOD'S WILL AND THE LIFE OF HOLINESS. FR. LEO PRESENTS A VERY REALISTIC UNDERSTANDING OF HOW WE CAN BE 'HOLY' - AND EVEN FOLLOW THE PATH TO BECOME 'SAINTS' - WHICH REQUIRES A COMBINATION OF GOD'S GRACE AND OUR EFFORTS. THIS TALK PUTS EVERYONE ON THE PROPER PATH TO HEAVEN.
2/17/14 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm- Fr. Leo's second Mission talk: Spiritual Combat
Spiritual Combat: THE ROAD TO HOLINESS LEADS TO THE STRUGGLES TO CARRY THE CROSS, TO FIGHT AGAINST TEMPTATION, AND TO ENTER INNTO THE SPIRITUAL COMBAT BETWEEN GOOD AND EVIL. IN THIS TALK, FR. LEO USES HIS BACKGROUND AS A FORMER MARTIAL ARTS INSTRUCTOR IN 2 DIFFERENT MARTIAL ARTS, TO HELP PEOPLE LIVE PASSIONATE LIVES, STRIVING FOR THE FINISH LINE OF HEAVEN, AND DEALING WITH THE MORAL AND MORTAL COMBATS ALONG THE WAY.