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MEDIA ADVISORY: TODAY Sneak Peek for Media of Relics of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Print E-mail

August 16, 2010
 

WHAT:   Sneak Peak of Relics of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque

The Diocese of Rockville Centre will make the first class relics of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque available for viewing exclusively by the news media.  These relics will be venerated at eight locations throughout Long Island from August 16-August 23, 2010. 

In addition, the news media will be able to see the Vatican Exhibit, “The Eucharistic Miracles of the World” which will be on display in the Cathedral.

In 1674, Sr. Margaret Mary Alacoque had a vision of the Sacred Heart and the Lord instructed her to spread the love of His heart and that he would reveal his graces through her. 

There will be opportunities to interview diocesan representatives about the relics.

WHEN: Monday, August 16, 2010 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:  St. Agnes Cathedral  

29 Quealy Place
Rockville Centre, NY 11570

CONTACT: 

Sean P. Dolan  
Director of Communications
(p) 516-678-5800, ext. 625
(c) 516-510-0473
E-mail: rvcinfo@drvc.org