THE 5th ANNUAL DIOCESE OF JOLIET CATHOLIC MEN'S CONFERENCE TOOK PLACE JUNE 9, 2018 AND WAS A GREAT SUCCESS. CHECK BACK FOR INFORMATION ON THE 2019 CONFERENCE HERE SOON.
"Rise Up! Sons of God."
Dan DeMatte - Best-selling Author
Dan is an international speaker, the author of the Catholic best-seller Holiness Revolution, and Executive Director of Catholic Youth Summer Camp. Dan is also the co-host of EWTN’s Encounter radio program. He holds a Masters Degree in theology from the Pontifical College Josephinum and lives in Ohio with his wife, Amber and their three children.
Learn more about Dan's background in a 2 page article in the May 2018 Joliet Diocese magazine, "Christ is our Hope", which requires a Flash player in your browser, or click here.
Brad Pierron - Catholic Evangelist
Brad is Mission Director at Damascus Catholic Mission Campus in Centerburg, Ohio. His speaking platforms have included adult faith formation and numerous campus ministry appearances, including Ohio State, U of Penn, U of Akron and Benedictine College. Brad passionately shares the love of Christ and His Gospel.
Fr. Burke Masters - Spiritual Director
Ordained in 2002, Fr. Burke serves as the Vocations Director for the Diocese of Joliet. After a stellar baseball career in high school, Fr. Burke went on to play baseball at Miss. State, where he played in the College World Series. After college, Fr. Burke felt a call to the priesthood. He now travels around the diocese encouraging men and women to lay down their lives for Christ.
Click here for Fr. Burke's Story
What to Expect:
Afternoon Mass with Fr. Burke
Fellowship for the Whole Diocese
Dynamic Breakout Sessions
Breakout Sessions Include:
What is my Catholic Vocation?
Building & Growing Your Adult Faith Community
Winning the Financial Battle Faithfully
Living in Strength and Surrender with Jesus Christ
Raising Confident, Capable, Spiritual Kids
Marriage: Stronger Together
Plus Many More...
This Dynamic day of Faith and Fellowship will include 15+ Breakout Sessions and speakers
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Catholic Men's Conference