The 2nd Sonoma County Catholic Men's Conference.
Co-Sponsored By: The Knights of Columbus
and Northern California Catholic Men's Conferences, Inc.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 || 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
To be held at: Cathedral of Saint Eugene, 2323 Montgomery Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Event Base Cost $45.00
Early Bird Registration ends 10/10/2014 @ mid-night. ($10.00 Discount)
Registration includes: Lunch served in the MONSIGNOR BECKER CENTER
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Cathedral of Saint Eugene
2323 Monterey Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
|Most Reverend Robert F. Vasa is the Bishop of Santa Rosa, California he was appointed to the position January 24, 2011. Bishop Vasa previously led the Diocese of Baker, Oregon, from 2000 to 2010. Born in Lincoln, Nebraska, he was ordained a diocesan priest there in 1976, and received a License in Canon Law from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome in 1981. He is well known for his outspoken defense of Catholic teaching. Bishop Vasa will be available for confessions.
The Bishop's Talk: "Main Mass Celebrant & Homilist"
|William May is founder and president of Catholics for the Common Good, a lay apostolate for the evangelization of culture, and author of Getting the Marriage Conversation Right, a guide to effective dialogue”. He is a sought after speaker on marriage, family, and culture, and the New Evangelization.|
In 2008, May and Catholics for the Common Good were asked by the California Catholic Conference to lead Catholics for Protect Marriage, the lay Catholic response to the Proposition 8 effort that successfully restored the definition of marriage between a man and a woman in California. In his role as chairman and CEO, he has appeared on Good Morning America, ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, BBC, Fox News Channel, CNN, EWTN Radio, Immaculate Heart Radio, the Catholic Channel, and many other programs.
William May's Talk: "TBD"
|Dr. Paul J. Young was a Protestant Evangelical pastor for 35 years with degrees both in theology and psychology while helping to grow one of the largest churches in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Before becoming Catholic, he was CEO of Community Bible Study International, a ministry that worked in over 60 countries of the world. His love for Christ and his spirited teaching will capture your heart and make you want to live out your Catholic faith at home, Church and community. .
Dr. Young's: "TBD"
|Karlo Broussard is Director of the Magis Speakers Bureau and speakes to parishes, high schools, and conferences throughout the United States and Western Canada. He is a very accomplished speaker, and has given hundreds of presentations throughout the United States in the area of intellectual evangelization. He is also a master facilitator of the Magis programs and can help teachers and catechists to integrate intellectual evangelization into their programs and curricula (by doing one day workshops).
He received his bachelor’s degree in theology from Catholic Distance University and his Masters in Pastoral Theology from the Augustine Institute with a concentration in catechesis and evangelization.
Karlo Broussard's Talks: "Being a Defender of Faith in an Age of Unbelief"and "Christian Manhood: No Indifference Allowed"