It’s Faith, Family, Food, and Fun weekend. Fr. Joseph Marquis explains more about the Byzantine Rite that includes the Philip’s fast. The Polish culture and traditions are detailed beautifully by Joe Majcher. Closing today’s program is Ave Maria Radio’s own Teresa Tomeo to talk about her Italian heritage and traditions.
Fr. Joseph Marquis
Pastor, Sacred Heart Byzantine Catholic Church
Joe Majcher, a Regent at the Orchard Lake Schools and a Councilman in the City of Orchard Lake.
Born and raised in the Metropolitan Detroit area. Retired executive engineer from General Motors. Earned a Doctorate in Engineering and an MBA from U of D Mercy. Was a captain in the US Army. Parishioner at Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish in Sterling Heights. Fluent in Polish. Parents emigrated from Poland. Married for 40 years to wife, Mary, and has three children.
Teresa Tomeo is an author, syndicated Catholic talk show host, and motivational speaker with more than 30 years of experience in TV, radio and newspaper and spent 19 of those years working in front of a camera as a reporter/anchor in the Detroit market. In the year 2000, Teresa left the secular media to start her own speaking and communications company, Teresa Tomeo Communications, LLC. Her daily morning radio program, Catholic Connection, is produced by Ave Maria Radio in Ann Arbor, Michigan.