Serra Club hosting conference and lecture in June

April 26, 2011

HOUSTON — The Serra Club of Houston is sponsoring a Mass and dinner for all Serrans, June 18. Daniel Cardinal DiNardo will celebrate the 5 p.m. Mass at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 1111 St. Joseph Pkwy., Houston. The Mass is followed with a dinner at the nearby Cathedral Center and features a lecture by Father Brett Brannen, author of “To Save a Thousand Souls,” a book popular with those discerning a vocation to the priesthood or religious life. On June 17, the Serra Club and the University of St. Thomas are collaborating to present a lecture by Father Brannen at Jones Hall at UST, 7:30 p.m. In a lecture titled “To Set the World on Fire,” Father Brannen will share insight into vocational discernment, seminary life and the priesthood in the modern world. The event at the University of St. Thomas is free to the public. For more information, contact 832-524-8399 or