Father McGivney beatification!
Father Michael McGivney’s beatification takes place Saturday, Oct. 31 at 11a.m. ET at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Hartford. Visit www.kofc.org/beatification and follow the hashtag #McGivney for a schedule of events, live streaming videos and more. Events will also be aired on EWTN, Canada’s Salt + Light Television and the Catholic TV Network.
In a special episode of EWTN’s Vaticano, discover how Father McGivney served as exemplary pastor during the pneumonia pandemic in 1890.
EWTN is also airing “Father McGivney: A Priest for our Time.” This 60-minute special episode will air Oct. 28 at 10 p.m. with encores on Oct. 30 at 5 p.m., Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. and Nov. 1 at 1:30 pm. Watch EWTN live here.
YOU’RE INVITED: The McGivney festival takes place Oct. 30- Nov. 1
Join us LIVE from St. Mary’s Church, where the K of C was founded, for a three-day festival featuring prayer vigils, candlelit processions, and much more. Find the full list of events here.
Worldwide novena to Father McGivney
Priest shares story of his own family’s “McGivney miracle”
From lifesaving miracles, visions and more, Father James Sullivan says his vocation – and his family’s lives — was changed due to Father McGivney’s influence. READ MORE
Father Michael McGivney healed 5-year-old Mikey Schachle of a life-threatening condition. It was this miracle that paved the way for the priest’s upcoming beatification. Watch this video to hear Mikey’s parents and his doctor tell the story.