“The Five Marbles in My Pocket”
Fr. Dominic speaks about the burdens we all carry, large and small, and how we can help each other bear them.
About the Speaker: Father Dominic Garramone, OSB, a monk of Saint Bede Abbey in Peru, Ill., was the host of the PBS cooking show “Breaking Bread with Father Dominic” from 1999 to 2001, and has written ten cookbooks. He is the head of the Religion department at Saint Bede Academy and is also the drama director. His first children’s book, Brother Jerome and the Angels in the Bakery, received national awards from the Christophers and the Catholic Press Association in 2011. He was also honored by the Illinois Theatre Association with the 2014 Award for Excellence in Secondary School Theatre. While usually living a relatively secluded life in a rural monastery, he occasionally travels throughout the state giving lively talks (both culinary and inspirational) to civic and religious groups.