St. Dymphna mental health prayer service planned


MARIA STEIN – The winter months can be hard for many people, this service is for all those who battle or are praying for those with anxiety, depression, and mental health issues.

The Maria Stein Shrine of Holy Relics members are inviting everyone to join them on Sunday, Jan. 22, at 2 p.m., as they pray for the intercession of St. Dymphna, the patron saint of mental health. The service, which will be held in the Adoration Chapel, will include scripture, prayer, reflection and veneration of the St. Dymphna relic.

The Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics provides faith nourishment and spiritual renewal through opportunities for prayer and pilgrimage and inspiration from the lives of the saints. People from around the world visit the shrine to explore and enjoy this environment rich in holiness and history. The Shrine is located at 2291 St. John’s Road in Maria Stein.

For more event information, visit www.mariasteinshrine.org.