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Absolute Catholic Men's Conference

Mar 3, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
St. Francis High School
123 E. Eleventh St. Traverse City, Michigan 49684

All men are invited to the 2018 Absolute Catholic Men's Conference.taking place on Saturday, March 3, at St. Francis High School in Traverse City. This year the conference features Dr. Peter Kreeft, a professor of philosophy at Boston College. He is the author or 75 books which include: Handbook of Christian Apologetics, Christianity for Modern Pagans and Fundamentals of the Faith. Dr. Kreeft's three talks will cover the topics of Culture War, Apologetics and Moral Relativism. Conference begins at 9:00 am and concludes with Mass at 4:00 pm with Bishop Raica presiding. Cost is $25 per person before February 27, and increases to $30 per person until the day of the event. Tickets purchased at the door are $35 per person. Cost includes lunch. Confession will be available during the conference and the Marian Bookstore will be on hand. Register today at