Father Dave Heney
Fr. Dave Heney grew up in Thousand Oaks, CA, and was ordained a parish priest for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles in 1978. In 1991, he received a Master’s degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling from the University of Southern California.
He is the author of “Motivating Your Parish to Change” – a book on parish leadership from Resource Publications, and “Don’t Tell Me What to Do!” – a concise Catholic view of modern moral issues, with an Imprimatur from the Los Angeles Archdiocese, published by Paulist Press in 2002. His latest books are “Luke 10 Leadership, how to succeed at parish ministry” published by Ave Maria Press, and “Physics & Faith: from light to life,” an eBook on Amazon.com.
Since 2001, Fr. Dave has been the local Ventura County Chaplain for LEGATUS, a national Catholic business leaders association.
In 2002 he started The University Series, a large multi-parish adult education program during Lent with an annual attendance of over 15,000 people.
An amateur archaeologist, Fr. Dave has led an archeology-based pilgrimage to the Holy Land every year since 2006. In 2007, he joined The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher, a Vatican organization that supports the Catholic Church in the Holy land.
In 2014, He finished his 12-year term as pastor of his home parish in Thousand Oaks, and began a sabbatical year as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Center of Ethics and Culture at Notre Dame University.
He is now the pastor of St. Bruno Catholic Church in Whittier, CA, and working on expanding The University Series there and in other areas of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
For two years, he was a Co-Host on Relevant Radio (AM 930 in Los Angeles) on the “Joe Sikorra Show with Fr. Dave” a call-in talk show on marriage and family issues, and for several years led the live interactive Relevant Radio program, Family Rosary Across America.
St. Bruno Catholic Church in Whittier, CA
This virtual Rosary Thursday will make use of Zoom technology. Zoom Room will open at 17.45 hours; the prayers begin at 18.00 hours sharp as this time of prayer is a also a live broadcast by Radio Maria Ireland to 190 countries worldwide throughout all of 2024 concluding at exactly 18.30 hours sharp.
This is also a global Radio Broadcast so please log in early to join a world community at prayer.
The following time zones will assist your time of prayer.
USA/CANADA – Eastern Time: 12.00
USA/CANADA – Central Time: 11.00
CENTRAL EUROPEAN Time: 18.00
USA/CANADA – Mountain Time: 10.00
SOUTH AFRICA: – 18.00
UK/IRELAND: – 17.00
This virtual Rosary Thursday will include a welcome by Marion and introduction to Father Dave Heney by Scott Turicchi a friend to the Worldpriest Global Apostolate from Los Angeles California USA, to our 25 January 2024 Rosary Thursday Prayer time led by Father Dave Heney.
Prayer leaders will pray the Luminous Mysteries in the following order, with special guided meditations/reflections for each decade by Father Dave Heney.
- First Luminous Mystery –The Baptism of the Lord in the Jordan – to be prayed by Father Dave – prayer responders Rick and Molly Jesse friends to Worldpriest Global Apostolate from Burlington Vermont USA.
- Second Luminous Mystery – Wedding Feast of Cana – prayer responder Scott Turicchi a friend to Worldpriest Global Apostolate from Los Angeles California USA.
- Third Luminous Mystery – Proclamation of the Kingdom – prayer responder Niall Kennedy Chairman Worldpriest Global Apostolate Ireland.
- Fourth Luminous Mystery – The Transfiguration of Our Lord – prayer responder Ivette Margarita Valle Konstantopoulou, a friend to Worldpriest from Pyrgos in Greece.
- Fifth Luminous Mystery – The Institution of the Eucharist – prayer responder Marion Mulhall Founder Worldpriest Global Apostolate.
Final rosary prayers with a special blessing by Father Dave Heney
to all prayer participants at 18.30 hours sharp.
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