Mark Wahlberg a famous Hollywood award-winner actor and father of four kids has in an interview with Square Mile revealed that he would forever be grateful for his Parish Priest, Fr James Flavin, who took him under his wing and turned his life around. He revealed that Fr. Flavin helped him when no one else was there, to get his life back on track again.
He narrated how the priest saved him from a life of drugs and violence as a teenager. He proclaimed that he will forever be grateful to God for sending Fr. James Flavin to him.
“I pray every day and try to go to church every day. My faith in God is what makes me a better man,” “It’s the most important part of my life.” Mark Wahlberg said.
Wahlberg is one in a family of nine and now has four kids of his own. He regard his kids the “most important things in his life” he said:
“I just try to be around for them as much as I can and be the kind of father who they know will always care and love them with all my heart and soul,” “I pray that I will live up to my intention to be the best husband and father than I can be.”
Wahlberg said his life, family and career would not have got off the ground if he had not rediscovered his faith, through the help of Fr. James Flavin.
“I never would have been able to change my life and have the success and love that I have in my world today without my faith,” he said.