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Meet the Goodnights

Meet the Goodnight Family

"I am overjoyed that Andrae is to play such a holy and important figure in our American Catholic story. I know he will truly embrace the role and bring Father Tolton to life," says Cheryl Goodnight. “I ask for your prayers that Father Tolton will bring our family many graces, as Andrae tours the country away from all of us at home.  May we learn to trust God more, as He leads us on this new journey.” 

The kids are unanimously excited.

Eden declares, "Yeah!"

Ephrem gives a resounding, "Yes-s-s!"

According to Isaiah, "That's cool!"

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Saints Zélie & Louis - They're really like you and me.

When you think of the parents of Saint Thérèse, you picture perfect, pious people, right? After all, it would take flawless parents to produce Saint Thérèse, a Doctor of the Church.

But consider these points:

Zélie was a workaholic. She had her own lace-making business and was pulled in a million directions, with work, family and community vying for her time.

Louis developed Alzheimer's and had to spend time in a mental institution. He ran away one time, and had to be confined.

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