Fr Larry Richards | Parish Mission


About Our Speaker:

Father Larry Richards has been a priest since 1989 for the Diocese of Erie, Pennsylvania and he currently serves as pastor of St. Joseph Church/Bread of Life Community in Erie. In 2004 Father founded The Reason For Our Hope Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ‘spreading the Good News’ by educating others about Jesus Christ and the Catholic faith through CDs, DVDs and books. He is the author of “Be a Man! Becoming the Man God Created You to Be”, a #1 best seller for Ignatius Press, having sold over 100,000 copies. He also has a second book called “Surrender! The Life-Changing Power of Doing God’s Will” published by Our Sunday Visitor which has sold over 40,000 copies. Father released a Catholic Men’s Bible, NABRE, with Our Sunday Visitor in 2014, and also a Scripture Devotional Calendar entitled “No Bible, No Breakfast! No Bible, No Bed!” Father hosts the EWTN radio show called “The Reason For Our Hope”, and a live EWTN radio show called “Open Line”.

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Fr Larry Richards



St. Margaret of York is committed to your safety and the safety of others. Although we cannot predict what February will look like, we will continue to follow the Ohio Department of Health and CDC Guidelines regarding social distancing and adjust accordingly to host a safe event.

Monday 02/22

God's Love
& Prayer

Tuesday 02/23

Mass + Love
of Others

Wednesday 02/24

Passion of Christ &
the Need for Confession

Thursday 02/25

& Healing