Internationally known singer/songwriter John Michael Talbot will appear at St. Patrick Catholic Church on Monday, February 11, 2008 at 7:00 PM. This man will knock your socks off!!! His concerts are more like a retreat or a revival than a concert. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Tickets are available at St. Patrick Church or by calling 205-798-5326. There will be a "will call" table for those who make reservations and wish to pick up their tickets that evening.
John Michael Talbot is the top selling Catholic artist in the world, having received eight Dove Award nominations and one Dove Award. He has produced fifty albums with sales approaching over four million records. He has authored 16 books and produced numerous videos on ministry to the poor, simple living, and Franciscan religious community living. He is also an acclaimed lecturer, teacher and retreat master.
Among his numerous awards are a Dove Award, the President's Merit Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Humanitarian of the Year Ward from the Mercy Corps, and the 2005 Mother Teresa Award, He has been honored to perform for Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta and Pope John Paul II.