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FATHER LEO PATALINGHUG TALKS FAMILY AND “SPIRITUAL MOTHERHOOD” AT COOKING DEMONSTRATION IN TOWSON, MARYLAND
Catholic Priest, Renowned Chef and Founder of Grace Before Meals Educates Mothers on Spirituality and the Gift of Feeding God’s Children on February 12th
WHO: Fr. Leo Patalinghug (“Fr. Leo”), Catholic priest, celebrated chef, founder of Grace Before Meals and author of cookbook Spicing Up Married Life.
WHAT: On Wednesday, February 12th, Fr. Leo will offer an uplifting Holy Mass and presentation on “Spiritual Motherhood – The Gift of Feeding God’s Children” for the Loyola Blakefield Mothers Club at Loyola Blakefield in Towson, Md., from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Following the presentation, Fr. Leo will hold workshops and breakout sessions and a special cooking demonstration immediately after, followed by a potluck luncheon and Q&A. This event is sponsored by the Loyola Blakefield Mothers Club’s annual Mothers Day of Reflection.
WHEN: Wednesday, February 12th
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Coffee and Danishes in the Fr. George Lounge
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Holy Mass with Fr. Leo in the Chapel of Our Lady of Montserrat
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – “Spiritual Motherhood – The Gift of Feeding God’s Children” Presentation & Cooking Demonstration in the Fr. George Lounge
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Workshops and Breakout Sessions in the Fr. George Lounge
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Potluck luncheon and Q&A with Fr. Leo in the Fr. George Lounge (Books will be made available for purchase and signing at this time)
Media must RSVP for access and interviews.
WHERE: Fr. George Lounge & Chapel of Our Lady of Montserrat at Loyola Blakefield (500 Chestnut Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204)
About Fr. Leo and Grace Before Meals:
Grace Before Meals is centered on one fundamental concept: the simple act of creating and sharing a meal can strengthen all kinds of relationships. Founded by Fr. Leo Patalinghug in 2003, Grace Before Meals has grown from a simple idea to a worldwide movement, producing a popular book, Web shows, blog and a pilot for a TV show endorsed by PBS. Fr. Leo and Grace Before Meals has been profiled by national media outlets including ABC World News, CBS News Sunday Morning, The 700 Club and The Washington Post. In addition, Fr. Leo has appeared on the Food Network hit show, Throwdown with Bobby Flay, in which he defeated the famous chef in a fajita cook-off. For more, visit www.GraceBeforeMeals.com.