Back to All Events

The Fact of the Cross

  • Church of Holy Cross 621 University Avenue Northeast Minneapolis, MN, 55413 United States (map)

The Fact of the Cross

St. Helena & the Claim of Christ’s Victory

Join us for the 2nd Annual “A Church that Moves the World” Conference for an afternoon of faith, inspiration, and friendship in Christ.


2:00 PM - Opening Presentations

  • Knowing Our History: The Empress Helen and a Hill in Jerusalem - Fr. Cyril Farmer

  • Leaving Home for Lands Unknown: Evelyn Waugh’s Helena - Fr. Byron Hagan

3:00 PM - Social Hour featuring Birra Nursia, brewed by the Benedictine Monks of Norcia

4:30 PM - Feature Presentation:

  • A Portrait of a Heroine: St. Helena in Sacred Art - Art Historian Elizabeth Lev

5:15 PM - Procession & Vespers. Confessions and Mass to follow

Free Admission, Donations Accepted

Hosted by Holy Cross Catholic Church
Co-sponsored by American Tipi Loschi, the Rocasecca Project, & The Northeast Catholic Collective

We do not want, as the newspapers say, a Church that will move with the world. We want a church that will move the world
— G. K. Chesterton
Earlier Event: February 2
Candlemas 2019
Later Event: July 13
St. Mary Magdalene Novena