Conference to host bishop Robert Barron
Observer Staff Report | Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Rev. Robert Barron, auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries, will be the keynote speaker at a March 2018 conference, according to a University press release.
The conference, titled “Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment,” is sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life. It will focus on the the themes of the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops: youth, the Catholic faith and discernment. The Synod will take place in Rome in October 2018.
The conference will take place from March 5–7, 2018 and the cost is $125. Those interested in attending can register by visiting icl.nd.edu/synod.