Preparation for the Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Death of Venerable Mother Mary Theresa Dudzik on
September 20, 1918
A Reading from the Chronicle of Venerable Mother Mary Theresa Dudzik
"I had been ordered by the doctor to refrain from doing hard work and had obeyed his instructions for a few years. Yet, when it was necessary to sacrifice myself in order to bring peace, I did not hesitate; I went forth, trusting in the good God, and He came to my aid."
Sculpture of Mother Mary Theresa Dudzik, Foundress of the
Franciscan Sisters of Chicago unveiled during celebration Mass
On April 23, St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in Chicago celebrated its 150th Anniversary. Over 1,500 people attended a special anniversary Mass and celebration led by Cardinal Blase Cupich. The historic church was decorated with red and white ornaments as celebrants representing both the Polish and Hispanic communities marched in.
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Reflections on Mother Mary