Fri-Sun, Aug. 19-21 – Fullness of Truth Catholic Evangelization Ministries “The Gods of Atheism” Catholic Family Conference. Hyatt Regencey Hill Country Resort & Spa. Tickets $55.00. For more information call 877-21-TRUTH or for tickets, schedule and special events, go to website: www.fullnessoftruth.org
OUR FEATURED SPEAKERS INCLUDE:
August 19 – 21, 2016
“The Gods of Atheism”
Sr. Miriam James, SOLT: was raised in Woodland, WA and is a graduate of the University of Nevada-Reno where she played volleyball on a scholarship and majored in Communications. Upon graduation, she joined the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT), a missionary community that serves global areas of deepest apostolic need. Sr. Miriam has served at various SOLT missions including Rome, Seattle and Texas. In addition to speaking, her apostolates have included working with elementary school students, parish ministry, coaching high school volleyball and co-hosting a Catholic radio program. Her story has been featured in the Seattle Times, The National Catholic Register and heard on Relevant Radio, Sirius XM, Catholic Answers Live and EWTN’s Life on the Rock, as well as Steubenville conferences, the Share Jesus campaign and events across the United States and Canada. Sr. Miriam speaks often on the topics of: Theology of the Body Authentic Love and Conversion The Healing Power of Christ The Dignity and Beauty of Woman She holds a Master’s degree in Theology from the Augustine Institute and often attends courses at the Theology of the Body Institute. Her book titled Loved As I Am was released in 2014 from Ave Maria Press. Find her on Twitter: @onegroovynun Read her blog at http://www.soltsisters.blogspot.com
Dr. Marcelino D’Ambrosio The father of five and a business owner, brings to his teaching a practical, down-to-earth perspective that makes his words easy to understand and put into practice. In 2001 Dr. D’Ambrosio left his position at the University of Dallas to develop the work of Crossroads Productions, the apostolate of Catholic renewal and evangelization that he co-founded twenty years ago, and to more directly oversee the growth of Wellness Opportunities Group a company dedicated to helping people improve the quality of their lives physically, mentally, and financially. He, his wife Susan, and their five children, reside just outside of Dallas, TX.
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F.r Mitchell Pacwa, SJ In the year 2000, Father Mitchell Pacwa, S.J. established Ignatius Productions, a Catholic media production apostolate, under the Society of Jesus, whose mission is to teach people the scriptures, educate Catholics about their Faith, and promote unity and understanding within the Mystical Body of Christ. Father Pacwa received his B.A. in Philosophy and Theology from the University of Detroit, summa cum laude. He was ordained a Catholic priest in 1976 with the Society of Jesus and then continued his studies and then received his Master of Divinity and S.T.B. from the Jesuit School of Theology of Loyola University, magna cum laude. At Vanderbilt University, he received his Master of Arts as well as his Ph.D. in Old Testament. Father Pacwa is fluent in twelve languages and has a unique understanding of the peoples and cultures of the Middle East. Father’s extensive travels to the Holy Land has inspired him to write the “Holy Land Prayer Book,” which has been published by his Jesuit apostolate, Ignatius Productions. Father Pacwa also has the privilege of being bi-ritual, which means he also celebrates the Maronite Mass of the Eastern Catholic Church. He is best known for his appearances on the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN), where he currently hosts two television programs – “Threshold of Hope” and “EWTN LIVE” and as the weekly host of EWTN Radio “OPEN LINE” program. Father Pacwa is a best-selling Catholic author and you can find his books and follow his speaking schedule, pilgrimage information, CDs and DVDs and now MP3 files available on his web site at: events.fathermitchpacwa.org http://www.facebook.com/FrMitchPacwaEvents He looks forward to meeting you soon!
Adam Blai Over the last decade Adam has helped educate priests on exorcism at national conferences, seminars, and through consultation on many cases in a number of dioceses. He has assisted at many dozens of solemn exorcisms, house exorcisms, and resolutions of hauntings. In addition to Church cases he reaches out to educate people on the current paranormal craze, the dangers therein, and more ethical ways to resolve hauntings. He has put together a pastoral manual for priests on exorcism and resolving human spirit hauntings.
He has a Masters in adult clinical psychology from Penn State and is completing a dissertation (ABD) for his Ph.D. His professional life has been spent working in the Pennsylvania State prison system as a Psychological Services Specialist where he has done hundreds of psychological evaluations for the parole process and worked with the full range of mental illness and human evil.