American Sign Language Mass and Lecture


Our Lady of Mercy Chapel and Eck Auditorium

Join us for Mass in American Sign Language with Fr. Chris Klusman from the Archdiocese of Milwaukee at 5:30pm, Our Lady of Mercy Chapel, Geddes Hall Chapel. Mass will be followed by a lecture at 6:30pm in the Eck Center Auditorium, Ephphatha: Deaf Catholic History and the First Born-Deaf Priest with Dr. Lana Portolano from Towson University (ASL interpreted). Her lecture will focus on the vocation story of Abbé Charles La Fonta, the first documented case of a Deaf man who became a priest.