On Monday May 31st, Memorial Day, the MFVA Friars served dinner to Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli, the President of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications in Rome, Bishop Baker, and Michael Warsaw, the president of EWTN. Then early the next morning, Archbishop Celli celebrated the EWTN televised Mass, and gave the homily. The Archbishop then received a tour of the television network from Bishop Baker and Michael Warsaw. Later in the day, Archbishop Celli and his tour guides ate lunch with the MFVA Friars at their Friary located on EWTN’s property (see photos). Following lunch, Bishop Baker took the Archbishop to the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament to meet with Mother Angelica. Then they ate dinner at the Community Cenacolo in Hanceville, AL.
Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli Visit
Sunday, July 18th, 2010