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Celebrating Mardi Gras with a Catholic Spirit

1/30/2013 - 5:12 PM PST

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CHICAGO, IL (January 30, 2013) - Catholic Culture is celebrated first and foremost in the glory of the Sacred Liturgy, but even our culture is formed in a special way many of our Catholic traditions.

On Ash Wednesday (2-13-13) Catholics will begin a 40 day Lenten regime of prayer, fasting and alms-giving. But before this spiritual discipline is taken up Catholics enjoy Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday).

In 2013, join us at St John Cantius Church (Chicago) as we host a concert with music for sax and piano, featuring music of Piazzolla, Decruck, Back, Brahms and more.

Our special artist will be Matthew Ennis from UCLA's Music School.

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013:

1) 7 pm - Catered Dinner in the Cafe San Giovanni (church hall)
2) 8 pm - Concert in the main church hall


Canons Regular of St John Cantius  IL, 60642 US
Scott Haynes SJC - webmaster,  312 243 7373


Mardi Gras, Matthew Enis, Sax, Piano



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