Weekend of healing, hope set
at St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Immaculee Ilibagiza, survivor of the 1994 Rwandan genocide that took the lives of nearly one million Tutsis, will be the guest speaker at an Aug. 25-26 retreat co-sponsored by St. Thomas the Apostle Church and Magnificat, a ministry to Catholic women. The retreat includes Immaculee’s witness of the power of prayer, miracles of the rosary, and inspirational music.
Online retreat tickets may be purchased at www.immaculee.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or by sending a check payable to Magnificat postmarked by Aug. 18 to Magnificat Retreat Tickets, 5220 Crossings Parkway Birmingham, AL 35242.
The retreat schedule is Friday, Aug. 25, 4-9 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 26, 9 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. The cost is $57 for one person and $76 for two people. Tickets may be purchased at the door. Tickets for religious are complimentary.
For more information, please call Donna Chmielarski at 205-408-0308.