Fr. Jonathan Romanoski FSSP, a native of Pennsylvania, was ordained by His Eminence Cardinal Castrillon-Hoyos in 2008 for the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter. He was sent to Guadalajara, Mexico which apostolate he prepared during his pilgrimages as a seminarian. There he worked for over 9 years in the foundation of the Fraternity’s first Mexican apostolate and house of discernment for seminarians. He was transferred to Naples, FL in 2017, invited by Bishop Dewane to begin a full time Latin Mass mission- Corpus Christi Chapel in the southwest region of the diocese. The dynamic community with many young families doubled in size by the time he was transferred in 2021 to Providence, Rhode Island, where he currently is pastor of the historic St. Mary’s on Broadway.
Topic: “Spiritual Motherhood in the Luminous Mysteries“
Genevieve Kineke is a convert to the faith and widely published author who has dedicated many years to the study of God’s generous and intriguing call to women. Married for 35 years and the mother of five adult children, she has focused on the topic of forgiveness as a path to joy and freedom. Genevieve has written and spoken extensively on the subject of drawing women into a deeper Catholic faith life. She is the founder of Canticle Magazine and has written extensively, with articles published in Catholic World Report, Our Sunday Visitor, and Inside the Vatican. In addition, Genevieve has written several books including The Authentic Catholic Woman. She has hosted television programs on the role of women in the Church and appeared numerous times on EWTN. In 2008, she addressed a Vatican congress celebrating the 20th anniversary of St. John Paul II’s Apostolic Letter, Mulieris Dignitatem (“On the Dignity and Vocation of Women”) You can find out more about Genevieve Kineke’s work at feminine-genius.com and find her book, The Authentic Catholic Woman, at amazon.com.
Low Mass (Mass is open to all, following Mass, men only.) * Women, please see our Ladies of Divine Mercy
Talk by Cole DeSantis
Exposition of the Blesed Sacrament
Rosary & Divine Mercy Chaplet
Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
Food and fellowship in the church hall.
Topic: “The Meaning of Traditional: Some Theological and Practical Reflections Concerning the Traditionalist Movement”
Cole DeSantis is a local Catholic writer, journalist, and lecturer from the Diocese of Providence. Receiving both his B.A. and M.A. in theology from Providence College, Cole has spent the past several years organizing lectures throughout the diocese both on the college and parish level. He has had previous experience as a religion teacher in the Catholic school system, and currently works as a journalist for the Rhode Island Catholic. He also runs a YouTube channel titled “Exploring the Faith.”