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Vespers at Lourdes with Joel Maturi

May 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Please join us for Vespers at Lourdes on Thursday, May 9!


Young adults are invited to an evening of prayer, fellowship, and sharing of wisdom with Joel Maturi (rescheduled from April 11).


Confessions will be available beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the church. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and solemn vespers will begin at 7:30 p.m., followed by silent Adoration.

Then, the program moves downstairs at 8:15 where drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served in advance of the presentation by Joel Maturi at 8:30. The formal program will end by 9:00 p.m.



(7:00 pm – Confessions available in the church)

7:30 pm – Exposition, chanted evening prayer, and silent adoration

8:10 pm – Benediction

8:15 pm – Drinks and hors d’oeuvres available downstairs

8:30 pm – Presentation by Joel Maturi

9:00 pm – Formal conclusion


Joel Maturi is a native of Chisholm with degrees from the University of Notre Dame and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He served 19 years in high school sports and administration before moving to the college ranks. He then served as athletic director at the University of Denver, Miami University (Ohio), and the University of Minnesota. He and his wife, Lois, are longtime parishioners of Our Lady of Lourdes.

Learn more about Joel:


Business casual dress is kindly requested. Attendees should be aged 21-35 years. Attendance is free of charge, but a $5 donation is encouraged to help offset our costs and ensure future events.


Two hours of free underground parking is available.


Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
1 Lourdes Place
Minneapolis, MN 55414 United States
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