Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Pope Francis Will Venerate a Matt Talbot Relic During Visit to Dublin

In a briefing to journalists ahead of the papal trip to Dublin Aug. 25-26, spokesman Greg Burke, who is the director of the Holy See Press Office, stated: “Along the road to St. Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, the Pope will stop to venerate a relic of Venerable Matt Talbot, a simple Irish laborer who died in Dublin in 1925.” 

Details at http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/pope-likely-to-meet-with-abuse-victims-in-dublin

This stop will greatly enhance world-wide awareness of Venerable Matt Talbot.