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MEN’S CONFERENCE: The seventh annual Men of Faith Conference will be held February 17, at Marshall School in Duluth. This year’s theme is “Men of the Spirit.” The guest speaker is Peter Herbeck, vice president and director of missions for Renewal Ministries. He is a co-host of the weekly EWTN television programs “The Choices We Face” and “Crossing the Goal.” He also hosts the daily radio show “Fire on the Earth.” Registration and information is available at www.duluthcatholicmen.org.
WOMEN’S CONFERENCE: The sixth annual diocesan Women of Faith Conference will be held February 24 at Marshall School in Duluth. This year's theme is “Beyond Me.” Headline speakers include Teresa Tomeo, an international speaker who has spent her professional life as a journalist in both secular and Catholic-based media who currently hosts a daily radio talk show called Catholic Connection, Father Jim Sichko, a full-time evangelist and preacher who travels the country with storytelling, humor and music to inspired audiences with the Gospel. He is one of 100 papal missionaries in the United State commissioned by Pope Francis.
- SHROUD EXPERT COMING TO THE DIOCESE: Russ Breault, one of the world's leading experts on the Shroud of Turn, will present "The Shroud Encounter". This is a dramatic, big-screen experience. The presentation is a fasting moving experience using more than 200 images covering all aspects of Shroud research. The presentations will be held at three churches in the Diocese of Duluth. All locations are handicapped accessible. St. Lawrence Church in Duluth on Saturday, February 24 at 6:30 pm - refreshments provided and free admission; Holy Spirit Church in Virginia on Sunday, February 25, at 11:30 am - $20 admission includes a champagne brunch; Resurrection Church in Eveleth on Sunday, February 25, at 6:30 pm - refreshments provided and free admission. Full size replica of the Shroud of Turn will be displayed at each location. Visit www.shroudencounter.com for more information.
An Evening at St. John’s Parish with George Weigel: World-renowned theologian and author of “Witness to Hope: The Biography of Pope John Paul II,” George Weigel, will be speaking at St. John’s Church in Duluth on Monday, March 12. The evening will begin with Mass at 6:30 p.m., followed by a presentation and book-signing by Weigel, who was personally asked by the pope to write his biography. There is no cost and no registration required.
- Pilgrimage to the Holy Land: "Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus" You are invited to join us on a once-in-a lifetime pilgrimage: 11 days, January 7-17, 2019. Under the Spiritual Direction of Rev. Seth Gogolin of St. Cecilia & Mary Immaculate Catholic Churches and Rev. Anthony Wroblewski of ST. Francis & All Saints Catholic Churches. More information including pricing, color brochure, and registration available after March 17, 2018. To ensure you are one of the first to receive more information in March please contact Rev. Seth Gogolin at (218) 316-0131 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited, so get your name on the priority mailing list today!