Remembering Father Bernie July 10
Claire writes to remind us: “The SS. Francis and Therese Catholic Worker is hosting an informal gathering to commemorate the wonderful, holy life of Father Bernie Gilgun, friend of the poor and spiritual advisor to many Catholic Workers.”
Sunday, July 10 (Father Bernie’s birthday)
SS Francis and Therese Catholic Worker
52 Mason Street
“Bring your favorite stories and photos of Bernie.” There will be light refreshments.
Apropos of this, here’s a video of me menacing Fr. Bernie with an accordion at a mass at the 2006 Worcester Catholic Worker gathering, which also doubled as a birthday celebration for him that year: