• 21st Annual St. Louis Marian Conference
    DISCIPLESHIP
    FEBRUARY 14 - 16, 2020
    A 3-day Catholic Event for the whole family!

Speakers

Bishop Robert Hermann

Auxiliary Bishop-emeritus of the Archdiocese of St. Louis

Bishop Thomas Paprocki

Bishop of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois

Fr. Charles Becker

Priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago and promoter of the Marian Movement of Priests

Fr. Joseph Aytona, CPM

Priest of the Fathers of Mercy and founder of the Spiritual Motherhood Sodality and Family Vocation ministries

Fr. Emmerich Vogt, OP

Priest of the Western Dominican Province and editor of The 12-Step Review

Doug Barry

Former EWTN Life on the Rock host and founder of RADIX - BATTLE READY, strengthening men, women and youth to be better prepared to fight battles of body, mind and soul

Carolyn Blase

Successful businesswoman who left Lutheranism and took a giant leap of faith after experiencing the Lord's deepening call in a Catholic adoration chapel

Bob Gannon

Vietnam veteran who struggled with PTSD nightmares and flashbacks for over 30 years until God performed a great miracle in his life through a Novena to Saint Therese

Nikki Kingsley

Author and evangelist whose dynamic account of her faith journey from darkness into Light is detailed in her book Thirst for Truth: From Mohammad to Jesus

Registration

The cost for the 3-day event is only $40 ($50 after 1/31 and at the door).
Youth (14-21): $20 ($25 after 1/31 and at the door).
Registration for Professed Priests, Nuns, Seminarians: no charge!
Due to financial hardship, we regret that there will be no group rate or discounts of any kind.

Consider inviting someone who has moved out of town, family members who have scattered, a birthday or Christmas gift, or plan a family reunion.

CLICK HERE to access the Conference Promotional Flyer. Feel free to duplicate and distribute the flyer among your family and friends, or request a quantity to be sent to you for distribution. We would appreciate all efforts to have the brochures placed in your Parish and given to your Youth Coordinator!

We will send an email confirmation only, so please include your email address when registering! The name badges for 2020 may be picked up when you arrive.

TO REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE:
CALL NOW: (636) 586-1895 or (314) 401-1707

Hotel

The Conference will be held at the RENAISSANCE ST. LOUIS AIRPORT HOTEL located at 9801 Natural Bridge Road, adjacent to the St. Louis airport.

Room Rates: $89 + tax (single, double, triple, quad)

This completely updated and beautiful hotel is located just two minutes away from the airport, and the hotel shuttle runs continuously. The sleeping rooms are large and all newly decorated. We truly encourage you to please lodge at the Renaissance Hotel as this is the best way to help the conference.

FREE self-parking! Security provided by local police.

CLICK HERE FOR WEBSITE FOR HOTEL RESERVATIONS. Deadline extended through February 1st!

PHONE NUMBER FOR HOTEL RESERVATIONS: (314) 429-1100. Ask for the "Marian Conference" rate!

Secure hotel reservation and room preference by calling early!


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Schedule

There will be offering of Holy Mass each day, Confessions, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and an Adoration Chapel open throughout the weekend. The entire weekend for one modest price.

2020 ST. LOUIS MARIAN CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Friday, February 14th

1:00 pm Registration and Vendor Area opens
2:30 pm Welcome / Holy Rosary / Chaplet of Divine Mercy (Fr. Charles Becker)
3:15 pm Bob Gannon "See Jesus on the Battlefield in Vietnam"
4:00 pm Break & Priests vesting for Mass
4:15 pm HOLY MASS // Celebrant – Fr. Joseph Aytona, CPM
5:30 pm Dinner
6:30 pm Adoration Chapel opens & Confessions begin
7:00 pm Fr. Emmerich Vogt, OP "The Disciple as the Image of God"
7:45 pm Break
8:00 pm Carolyn Blase "The Power of Personal Witness"
9:00 pm Closing Announcements & End of Day

Saturday, February 15th

7:00 am Holy Rosary (Fr. Charles Becker)
7:30 am Breakfast
8:30 am Bob Gannon "A St. Therese Miracle in a Vietnam Veteran’s Life"
9:15 am Most Rev. Robert Hermann
10:15 am Break
10:45 am Fr. Emmerich Vogt, OP "The Rosary and Discipleship"
11:30 am Lunch
1:00 pm Most Rev. Thomas Paprocki
2:00 pm Nikki Kingsley "The Truth Shall Set You Free"
3:00 pm Chaplet of Divine Mercy (Fr. Charles Becker)
3:15 pm Break
3:45 pm Fr. Joseph Aytona, CPM "Our Lady: Queen of Clergy for the Renewal of the Church"
4:30 pm Doug Barry "Our Lady and the Signs of Our Time"
5:15 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Carolyn Blase "Real God Stories – Daily Miracles of God’s Love"
7:45 pm Break // Adoration Chapel closes & Priests vesting for Mass
8:00 pm HOLY MASS // Celebrant – Bishop Robert Hermann
9:00 pm Adoration Chapel reopens & End of Day

Sunday, February 16th

7:30 am Holy Rosary (Fr. Charles Becker)
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Nikki Kingsley "Living in the Overflow"
10:00 am Doug Barry "Warriors Wanted – Warriors Needed!"
11:00 am Break
11:30 am Fr. Joseph Aytona, CPM "The Holy Rosary: Weapon for Our Times"
12:15 pm Break // Adoration Chapel closes // Eucharistic Adoration & Benediction
12:45 pm HOLY MASS // Celebrant – Fr. Charles Becker

*** Schedule subject to change. ***

Vendors

Dear Friend(s) in Christ,

Welcome to the 21st Annual St. Louis Marian Conference. We are happy to have you here and thank you for your participation as a vendor/exhibitor at this year’s conference. We hope and pray that you may be blessed throughout the weekend.

In order to keep the conference running smoothly, we kindly ask that you please observe the following guidelines. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

  1. Please DO NOT promote or sell any items or products that are not in full accord with the teachings of the Magisterium of the Catholic Church.
  2. Due to hotel policy, fire codes, and space limitations: Please DO NOT move any vendor tables, in any way. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  3. Please DO NOT bring in or use any tables except those already provided and set up by the hotel.
  4. You have been provided with the number of tables you requested and paid for. Please DO NOT contact hotel staff for more tables or use tables allotted to other vendors.
  5. We are expecting about 600-700 attendees. To maintain as much space as possible for traffic flow, please keep the hallways clear of free of displays, racks, etc. We ask that you keep these items behind or in line with your tables.
  6. All vendors and staff/volunteers working at your table/booth must be registered and wear a wristband during the conference.
  7. Per hotel policy and city health codes, the un-authorized selling of food or drinks on hotel property (including parking lots) is NOT permitted.

~Thank you and May God bless you~

CLICK HERE to download these Vendor Guidelines.

CLICK HERE for the 2020 Marian Conference Vendor Registration Form.