Restoration

Restoration

Posted August 17, 2007 in MH Winslow AZ:
What is a Madonna?

A unique aspect of Madonna House Winslow, is that people call members of Madonna House "madonnas." Why?

In the early 1970s a family with three small children lived next door to La Casa. The children were frequent visitors, but became confused with the transfers of people and the new names.

One day, the five-year-old was calling to us: "Theresa!" "Kathy!" "Oh, Madonna!" he finally said in frustration. Older folks heard it—and it stuck!

 

If you enjoy our articles, we ask you to please consider subscribing to the print edition of Restoration; it's only $10 a year, and will help us stay in print. Thanks, and God bless you!

 

Restoration Contents

Next article:
My Hero Was a Madonna

Previous article:
Arizona Memories

Archives



Syndication


RSS 2.0RSS feed

 
Madonna House - A Training Centre for the Lay Apostolate