Catholic 540-AM Divine Mercy Radio welcomes Treasures of the Church to Raleigh from March 14-19.
This teaching and exposition of sacred relics offers visitors the opportunity to venerate some of their favorite saints as Treasures of the Church visits five (5) parishes in the Diocese of Raleigh:
Monday, March 14 at 6:30pm
St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church | 804 High House Road, Cary, NC
Tuesday, March 15 at 6:30pm
St Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church | 12333 Bayleaf Church Road, Raleigh, NC
Wednesday, March 16 at 6:30pm
St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church | 520 W. Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC
Thursday, March 17 at 6:30pm
St. Joseph Catholic Church | 2811 Poole Road, Raleigh, NC
Saturday, March 19 at 1:00pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | 2718 Overbrook Drive, Raleigh, NC
OVER 150 SACRED RELICS will be on display at each Church on the schedule including relics of St. Joseph, St. Maria Goretti, St. Therese of Lisieux (the Little Flower), St. Francis of Assisi, St. Anthony of Padua and St. Faustina Kowalska.
Exposition at each Raleigh-area Church begins with a multi-media presentation on the Catholic Church's use of relics that is scriptural, catechetical, and devotional, leading to a renewal of the Catholic faith for many people.
After the teaching, those in attendance will have an opportunity to venerate the relics of some of their favorite saints.
Treasures of the Church is a ministry of evangelization of the Catholic Church. Run by Fr. Carlos Martins of the Companions of the Cross, its purpose is to give people an experience of the living God through an encounter with the relics of his saints in the form of an exposition.