This morning, 15 high school students from the parish of Saints Peter and Paul prepared for the sacrament of Confirmation through exploration the impact of the Eucharist, personal testimonies from current Newman students, and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament coupled with Confessions and spiritual readings from Mother Teresa.
The second and final confirmation retreat of 2013 will be Saturday, March 9. Over 50 students are expected to attend the March day of formation.
Dear Friends and Alums:
Last night we had our kick-off meeting at the home of Kay Phoenix for our annual St. Philip Neri Society Dinner. We are ever so excited to be honoring Bob LaFortune, a true servant-leader to Tulsa. Co-chairmen of the event are: Suzie Bynum, Annette Murray and Kay Phoenix, Mr. LaFortune’s daughters. Patron Chairs are Bob and Jeanne Sullivan, long-time friends of the LaFortune family and supporters of the Newman Center. Also on the committee are: Katie Boudreau, Eileen Bryce, Erin Donovan, Margaret Ellison, Anne Erker, Jean Foutch, Mary Fox, Lisa Holden, Steffanie Keefer, Barbara Kehew, Jennifer LaFortune, Cheryl LaFortune, Paula LaFortune, Pat Leikam, Janet Pagano, Nancy Sevenoaks and Mag Sullivan. Hold the date open on April 17, 2013 at the Reynolds Center and show your support for our Newman Center and honor Mr. Robert LaFortune. It will be a wonderful night celebrating a wonderful man!
Save the Date 2013
Back again by popular demand and because it’s a whole lot of good fun, we’re having a Two-Step country dance tomorrow (Thursday, Feb 7) starting at 8p at the Newman Center. Come on down whether you have boots or not, whether you know how to do the Two Step or not. It’s super easy to learn and enjoy even if it’s your first rodeo. We’ll have ladies and gents around ready to give a lesson for ya. Invite friends. See y’all there.