50th Anniversary Mass

It was a great day  for our 50th Anniversary Mass and cookout on Sunday, September 8! Great to see so many friends of the House from throughout the years.

Special thanks to celebrant Bishop Mitchell Rozanski, and to Fr. Kevin Farmer for his awesome homily that really captured what the House was, and continues to be, about.

Thanks to concelebrants Fr. John Hurley, Fr. Jerry Francik, Fr. Sam Young, Fr. Mike Triplett, and Msgr. Bruce Jarboe.

Thanks to the awesome music groups from Hispanic Choir from St. Joseph’s Cockeysville and the Youth Band from St. Mark’s Fallston.

And thanks to everyone who was there including: our current and former Board Members; directors and retreat programs leaders; Youth Ministers, Campus Ministers, and Directors of Religious Education who use the house; program and retreat participants; and all friends of the House

Additional thanks in preparations, planning, and carrying out the event to: 50th Anniversary Planning Committee, the staff of the Department of Evangelization and folks from the Catholic Center, the staff of the Retreat House, and Clark Gaughan and the men of the St. Alphonus Knights of Columbus Council in Woodstock for helping with the cookout.

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