Special youth mass in honor of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Oct. 15, 2006
Rev. Jonathan Meyer, director of youth and young adult ministry for the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, conducts the Youth Mass at the Church of the Immaculate Conception. He said it was his hope to draw many young people to the special mass on the day Saint Mother Theodore Guerin was canonized.
Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp (right), portraying Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, visits with Sisters Charles Ellen Turk (center) and Marie Esther prior to the 4 p.m. youth liturgy.
Sister Mary Beth Klingel greets about 300 participants at the special youth liturgy. Mother Theodore’s interim shrine is to her left.
Laramie Perez (far left, navy shirt), a sophomore at Bloomington North High School in Bloomington, Ind., places her prayer card atop Saint Mother Theodore Guerin’s coffin at the end of Sunday’s Youth Mass. Laramie attended the special Mass with her mother, Judi Perez at the Woods.
Terre Haute was well represented (pink banner) during Sunday’s Youth Mass.
Several young people took part in Holy Communion during Sunday’s Youth Mass in honor of Saint Mother Theodore.
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