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Immaculate Heart of Mary in High Point Presents Lori True and David Haas

This two-day event includes an evening concert and morning reflection with celebrated artists.

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in High Point, NC will hold a two-day event on Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16 with celebrated artists and ministry leaders, Lori True and David Haas. There will be an evening concert at 7 PM on Friday. The cost is $10 per person or $20 per family. On Saturday, Lori and David will lead a Morning Reflection for Pastoral Musicians from 9 AM - Noon. The cost is $10 per person.

Highly regarded as one of the preeminent liturgical music composers in the English-speaking world, he has produced more than 50 collections of original music, much of it sung and prayed throughout the world.  As a conference speaker, retreat/workshop leader, and concert performer, he has travelled and presented in all 50 states and all over the world.

David has authored more than 30 books in the areas of liturgy, liturgical music, youth ministry, catechesis, prayer, and spirituality and has served as a consultant to several catechetical and educational publishers..

In 1991 he was nominated for a Grammy Award for the recording of I Shall See God, and his book The Ministry and Mission of Sung Prayer (Fransiscan Media) received the Outstanding Professional Book Award from the Catholic Press Association in 2003. Along with Michael Joncas and Marty Haugen, he was the recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award in 1995, from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. In 2004, David was named Pastoral Musician of the Year by the National Association of Pastoral Musicians, and that same year he received the Crosier Award for Outstanding Service in Ministry.  In 2014, The National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) awarded David the Emmaus Award for Excellence in Catechesis for his contributions to catechetical ministry, and in 2015, he received an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters from the University of Portland in Oregon. 

Lori True is presently Campus Minister and Director of Liturgy and Music at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, and Associate Director of “Music Ministry Alive!” Active as a workshop presenter, concert performer, master cantor, and recording artist, she is a published composer of liturgical music with GIA Publications, and has authored articles on the topics of liturgy, music, cantoring, and liturgical preparation and planning. A mother of two, Lori formerly served as a parish music and liturgy director at various parishes and communities in New Hampshire and Minnesota, and has also served as an author and consultant to many parishes and faith communities, as well as being a faculty member for the annual Knockadoon Folk Liturgy Course in Knockadoon, Ireland.

For more information, contact Mary Connolly at 336-869-7739 x8108

The church address is 4145 Johnson St., High Point, NC 27265