My God My Counrty My Heritage
Mary, is a soloist and former children's choir director for St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. A very popular singer, Mary sings for a variety of events including, patriotic ceremonies, fundraisers, political events, and opening ball games with the National Anthem for teams such as the Boston Red Sox, Blue Jays, and the NY Yankees. In 1997 Mary traveled to Poland and Czech Republic where she inspired thousands as a soloist at some of the most beautiful cathedrals and churches in the world when the late Pope John Paul II came to visit for the Eucharistic Congress. The day the Pope visited town, she sang the Mass and her inspiring rendition of Ave Maria at the English-speaking delegation of 300 cardinals, bishops and priests. At his anniversary dinner in Wroclaw, Poland, Mary sang Danny Boy for Bishop Reilly of New England. In November 1999 she traveled to the Holy Lands as a soloist for Mass at major shrines. In 2002, Mary sang at the site of Flight 93 in Shankesville, Pennsylvania for a memorial service for the victims' family of the 9/11 tragedy. She sang a song she had written, "America, In God We Trust", which is now placed in the National Archives of the Flight 93 Memorial by the United States Department of Interior.