Actor Frank Runyeon will present two dramatic performances of "The Sermon on the Mount" at local churches on Sunday, April 22.
At 2 p.m. Mr. Runyeon will perform his one-man drama at Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church, located at 930 Portola Road in Portola Valley. At 5 p.m. he will perform at St. Denis Catholic Church, located at 2250 Avy Ave. in Menlo Park.
Mr. Runyeon, who has performed Biblical texts for the past 20 years, is best known for his many roles on television, including starring for seven years on "As the World Turns."
He is a graduate of Princeton University with a degree in religion, and has studied at Fuller Seminary and General Theological Seminary. He graduated from Yale Divinity School with a master's degree in 1994.
Admission is $10 for adults and free for students.
Mr. Runyeon's performance, suitable for the entire family, is part of the centennial celebration of our Lady of the Wayside Church, which will mark its 100 years with a celebratory Mass on May 13, officiated by Archbishop George H. Niederhauer, San Francisco. Our Lady of the Wayside was dedicated on May 5, 1912.