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Monday 18 January 2010

Tercentenary of Blessed Sebastian Valfrè

Saturday 30th January will be the third centenary of Blessed Sebastian Valfrè of the Turin Oratory - "The Father who had Paradise in his eyes". We will celebrate him at the 10am Mass on that day. To find out more about Blessed Sebastian's life: click here

Amongst his other claims to fame, Sebastian is the patron of Italian military chaplains and had the honour of sewing the Shroud of Turin back together after it had been damaged by fire.