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Sr. Helena Burns Presents: "Theology of the Body"

Holy Spirit is excited to announce Sr. Helena Burns will present several talks based on St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body during the weekend of January 26-28. For planning, purposes, please RSVP on the parish website for each session you will attend. The schedule for the weekend is as follows:

Friday, January 26 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - RSVP HERE
“Theology of the Body is for EVERY BODY:  How Can John Paul II's "Gospel of the Body" Change Your Life?"


Saturday, January 27 - 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - RSVP HERE
“Theology of the Body Training:  Parts I, II, and III”
(Refreshments served)

Sunday, January 28 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - RSVP HERE
“Theology of the Body & Media:  R U a Digital Catholic?

Sunday, January 28 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - RSVP HERE
“Theology of the Body Goes to the Movies:  Finding True Love on Screen and IRL”
- Parents/Teens encouraged to attend (Dinner served following the 5:30 p.m. Mass)

Sr. Helena Burns, FSP, is a member of the Daughters of St. Paul, an international congregation of Roman Catholic Sisters founded to communicate God’s Word through the media. She has an M.A. in Media Literacy Education and a B.A. in theology and philosophy from St. John’s University, NYC; studied screenwriting at UCLA and Act One, Hollywood; and holds a Certificate in Pastoral Youth Ministry. Sr. Helena is also studying at the Theology of the Body Institute, PA. She is a movie reviewer for Life Teen & The Catholic Channel--Sirius XM. She wrote and directed a documentary on the life of Blessed James Alberione: and is a co-producer on She has written a  Theology of the Body curriculum: and her daily book for young women is “He Speaks to You”: She is also a regional vocation directress for the Daughters.

Sr. Helena gives Media Literacy and Theology of the Body workshops to youth and adults all over Canada and the U.S., and believes that media can be a primary tool for sharing God’s love and salvation.