Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, Hamilton, is offering a mission from March 13 to March 16. The mission will be held each evening in Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 3816 East State St. Ext., beginning at 7 p.m. and will be led by Augustinian Father Francis A. Sirolli. The theme is Made in the Image of God: A Spirituality of God's Presence within Us.
Father Sirolli is stationed at Villanova Monastery, Villanova, Pa., and his ministry includes presenting parish missions, retreats (religious and lay), adult faith formation and presiding over Forty Hour devotions.
Father Sirolli was ordained Nov. 5, 1965 while in his last year of studies at the Augustinian Theological College. He taught for eight years at Archbishop Carroll High School, in Washington, D.C. after which he served in parish ministry as parochial vicar and pastor.
Father Sirolli holds master’s degrees in religious education and English literature. He has had studied and received training in spiritual direction and group dynamics, including a 100-day program of study and direction at Sangre de Christo Center in Santa Fe, N. M. [[In-content Ad]]