Sept 29-30: Christ our Life Conference

  • 07:00 AM
  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • 866) 319-0616

Tentative Conference Schedule

Saturday, September 29, 2018

7:00 am    Doors Open /Vendors open

7:40 am    The Holy Rosary

8:00 am    Music by Praise Band, Steve Angrisano

8:30 am    Announcements, Co-Chairs Marilyn Lane & Ellen Miller and Emcee Jon Leonetti

8:45 am    Music Prelude by Choir

9:00 am    Celebration of the Holy Mass, Bishop Robert Barron, homilist

10:30 am   Stretch Break, Steve Angrisano

10:50 am   Welcome Address, Bishop Richard Pates, Diocese of Des Moines

11:00 am   Bishop Robert Barron

12:00 pm   Matt Fradd

12:35 pm   Lunch Break   

1:30 pm    LUNCH BREAKOUT SESSION, Arena: Mary’s Meals Documentary

2:00 pm    Matt Fradd       

3:00 pm    Divine Mercy Chaplet, Emily Schmid and Steve Angrisano

3:20 pm    Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow and Jimmy Belabre

4:25 pm    Renée Bondi

5:15 pm    Dinner Break


  •     Arena: (Adults)  Cardinal Collins, Father Leon Pereira, Renée Bondi
  •     Hy-Vee Hall: (Young Adults) Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow, Jimmy Belabre

7:00 pm    Steve Ray

7:40 pm    Steve Angrisano

7:55 pm    Eucharistic Procession, Adoration and Benediction, Thomas Cardinal Collins

Sunday, September 30, 2018

7:00 am    Doors Open – Vendors Open

8:30 am    The Holy Rosary, Knights of Columbus

8:50 am    Welcome, Jon Leonetti

9:00 am    Thomas Cardinal Collins

10:10 am   Father Leon Pereira, OP

11:05 am   Break

11:35 am   Steve Ray

11:35 am   Father Carlos Pineda  Spanish Language Break-out  HyVee Hall

12:15 pm   Mass Prelude by Choir

12:30 pm   Celebration of the Holy Mass, Thomas Cardinal Collins, homilist

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