2010 RECongress Speakers

Religious Education Congress
March 18, 2010
(Youth Day)
March 19-21, 2010 (Congress days)

   

Schedule  •  Speaker Index  •  Workshop Listing  •  Speakers/Topics  •  Exhibitor Listing  •  Exhibitor Categories

 

Saturday Keynote Mitch Albom
   "Have a Little Faith”(*)
    Saturday, 8:30 a.m. -- Convention Arena
Sunday English Address Barbara Fiand, SND de N
   "Harnessing for God the Energies of Love”(*)
    Sunday, 8:30 a.m. -- Convention Ballroom
Sunday Spanish Address
Bishop Gregorio Rosa Chávez
   "El Espíritu de Mon. Romero en la Reunión de Aparecida”(*)
    Domingo, 8:30 a.m. -- Convention Hall B
Number of Speakers: 188
Number of Workshops: 315
English Workshops: 221
Youth Day Workshops: 28
Spanish Workshops: 52
Vietnamese Workshops: 8

The Speaker listing is alphabetical by last name. "YD" indicates a Youth Day speaker; "KEY" denotes either Saturday Keynote or Sunday addresses. Language indicated by "ENG" for an English language workshop; "SP" for a Spanish workshop and "VIET" for a Vietnamese workshop. Workshops indicates the number of workshops presented by the speaker. Workshop sessions are designed by two numbers separated by a dash. The first number indicates the period; the number after the dash is the workshop number. Workshop numbers -00 to -30 are in English; numbers; -50 to -59 are in Spanish; number -70 is in Vietnamese (number -80 is Korean). Asterisks "(*)" indicate which workshop will be recorded on Audio CD.

Updated: 28 Feb 2014

Aguilera-Titus, Alejandro
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization & Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        4-51: Jesús renueva y alimenta mi amor(*)
        7-51: Parejas fuertes, familia fuertes(*)
   
Albom, Mitch
     Language: English      Topic(s): Keynote
     Workshops: 1
        KEY: 
   
Allen Jr., John
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        5-01: The Future Church: Exploring Catholicism in the 21st Century(*)
        7-01: All Things Catholic: What’s Hot and What’s Not in the Church(*)
   
Alonso, Tony
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music & Sacraments
     Workshops: 2
        2-13: Songs of Justice and Peace
        4-12: Singing and Celebrating the Sacraments
   
Angotti, John
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        5-02: Fear is Not an Option: Choices of Faith(*)
   
Anslinger, Leisa
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        3-01: Abundant Parish Life: The Value of Belonging(*)
        6-01: Engage People in Faith and Life(*)
   
APeX,
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: A - Who Do You Want To Be Right Now?
   
Appleby, Scott
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        6-02: The Wisdom of the Elders: Evangelization and Tradition(*)
        7-02: Eternal Life: A Self-Help Guide(*)
   
Arroyo, Maria
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        2-01: Muslims and Christians Working Together: Our Call to Solidarity Around the World
        6-51: Musulmanes y cristianos trabajando en conjunto: Nuestro llamado a la solidaridad global
   
Awiapo, Thomas
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: B - One Love, One World ... Let’s REALLY Get Together and Be All Right!
        6-03: Engaging Faith in the World: A Spirituality of Solidarity for Young People(*)
   
Bañuelas, Msgr. Arturo
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
        4-52: ¡Una Iglesia con ganas esta llena de abundancia!(*)
        7-03: Spirituality and Abundance for the Future of Our Church(*)
   
Baumann, Bruce
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-02: Youth Ministry 101: Beyond Pizza and Paintball(*)
        8-01: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Small Group Leaders(*)
   
Beaudoin, Dr. Tom
     Language: English      Topic(s): Gay/Lesbian Ministry & Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        4-01: Catholic Identity 2010: Young Adults Speak!(*)
        6-04: Gay and Lesbian Catholics: Church Teaching and Pastoral Approaches
   
Beckman, Betsey             Site: www.thedancingword.com
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        3-03: Mourning into Dancing(*)
        7-04: The Dance of Faith(*)
   
Benson, Fr. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Sexuality
     Workshops: 2
        2-02: Human Sexuality and Catholic Moral Teaching(*)
        6-04: Gay and Lesbian Catholics: Church Teaching and Pastoral Approaches
   
Betancourt, Anna
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 1
        4-55: El Canto que forma y transforma la comunidad – música para la reconciliación y primera comunión
 
   
Boadt, Rev. Lawrence
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        6-05: St. Paul as the Model for the Catholic Teacher(*)
        8-02: Loving and Understanding the Bible through Lectio Divina(*)
   
Boyle, Rev. Gregory
     Language: English      Topic(s): Detention Ministry
     Workshops: 1
        6-06: Jesus, Gang Members and Attachment: Creating a Secure Base for Those on the Margins(*)
 
   
Bravo Perez, Benjamin
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music & Sacraments
     Workshops: 2
        5-51: ¿Por qué los católicos abandonan su iglesia?(*)
        7-52: La casa, lugar clave en tiempo de crisis de fe(*)
   
Brennan, Rev. Patrick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
        3-04: A Parish in Transition: The Journey of Individual and Corporate Grief(*)
        4-02: Re-imagining the Priesthood(*)
   
Brown, Monica
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary & Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-05: “I Am with You Always” – Jesus’ Promise Fulfilled(*)
        7-05: Shekinah – Presence: Seen, Heard, Touched and Felt…(*)
   
Brown, Grayson Warren
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        2-03: Make a Joyful Noise unto the Lord with Music, Music, Music!(*)
        7-06: The Majesty of Grace, the Power of the Spirit(*)
   
Bryant, Sr. Kathy
     Language: English      Topic(s): Women's Issues
     Workshops: 1
        7-07: A Woman’s Cup Overflows with Abundant Energy(*)
 
   
Burland, John
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary
     Workshops: 2
        1-01: Growing in Faith through the Power of Song(*)
        5-03: Calling the Children! Music for Sacraments, Seasons and Celebrations(*)
   
Burns, Jim
     Language: English      Topic(s): Family
     Workshops: 1
        1-02: Creating an Intimate Marriage(*)
 
   
Calderon Varona, Juan
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        1-51: Recuperar la mistagogia
        6-52: Conocer y celebrar en el siglo XXI
   
Campuzano, Rev. Guillermo
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        1-52: La abundancia y la escasez del amor en la familia(*)
        6-53: Ministerios en la Iglesia: Dialogo norte/sur(*)
   
Carrillo Velásquez, Carlos
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-51: Criando al adolescente con orgullo latino(*)
        5-52: Depresión y suicidio entre los adolescentes(*)
   
Casey, Fr. Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        2-04: Lectio Divina: Ancient and Modern(*)
        7-08: Approaching Contemplative Prayer(*)
   
Cheri, Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Music
     Workshops: 1
        6-07: Sing the Seasons
 
   
Chinn, Andrew
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary
     Workshops: 2
        2-05: This Day: Music and Daily Prayer for Elementary Children(*)
        7-09: Speak My Word Today: Using Music to Bring Scripture to Life for Elementary Children(*)
   
Cimino, Sr. Carol
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary
     Workshops: 2
        3-06: The Good Catechist(*)
        8-03: Equal Opportunity: Why Standards Matter(*)
   
Clarke, Fr. Jim
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        3-07: Models of Masculinity in the Scriptures(*)
 
   
Coleman, Fr. Gerald
     Language: English      Topic(s): Morality
     Workshops: 2
        2-06: Bioethical Questions and the Dignity of the Human Person
        6-08: Advance Directives and Catholic Teaching
   
Coloroso, Barbara
     Language: English      Topic(s): Family
     Workshops: 2
        4-04: Just Because It’s Not Wrong Doesn’t Make It Right
        5-04: Parenting through Crisis: Helping Kids in Times of Loss, Grief and Change
   
Coutinho, Paul
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        5-05: The Fullness of Life: The Pathway of St. Ignatius of Loyola(*)
        8-04: Embracing the God of Everywhere(*)
   
Crosby, Rev. Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        4-03: Developing a Spirituality of Gratitude(*)
        5-06: The “Primacy of Christ” and the Pope(*)
   
Cusick, Rev. John
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music & Theology
     Workshops: 2
        1-03: The Word Became Flesh: An Adult Appreciation of the Incarnation(*)
        4-05: Why We Do What We Do: An Explanation of the Signs, Symbols, Gestures, Rituals and History at Mass(*)
   
Davis, Maggie
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development
     Workshops: 2
        3-23: Defining Wholeness in Daily Life(*)
        6-24: The Practical Pursuit of Wholeness in Body, Mind and Spirit(*)
   
Desiderio, Fr. Frank
     Language: English      Topic(s): Life Issues
     Workshops: 1
        5-07: Letting Go of a Grudge
 
   
Donovan, Patrick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Ministry & Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
        1-04: Using the Remote to Channel Jesus(*)
        2-07: Numbers 11: “Kill Me Now”(*)
   
Downey, Dr. Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        4-06: Sowing Seeds in Secular Soil(*)
 
   
East, Tom
     Language: English      Topic(s): Confirmation
     Workshops: 1
        7-11: Youth Learning and Growing in Faith as Part of the Parish Community(*)
 
   
East, Msgr. Ray
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 1
        7-10: Passing the Baton: Intergenerational Evangelization and Catechesis(*)
 
   
Eipers, Carole
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 1
        4-07: Catechesis: Revealing the Mystery of Abundance
 
   
Ellair, Steven
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary
     Workshops: 2
        1-05: From Pulling Hair to Quiet Prayer: Tips for Classroom Management and Discipline(*)
        7-12: Lord, What Have I Gotten Myself Into?(*)
   
Fabing, Fr. Bob
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 1
        1-06: The Living Eucharist: Our Love, Joy, Need, Fear, Sorrow and Anger Find a Home
 
   
Farmer, Brad
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: A - Who Do You Want To Be Right Now?
 
   
Ferder, Sr. Fran
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development & Sexuality
     Workshops: 2
        1-08: Saying Yes to Love and Intimacy: The Spiritual Journey into Mutual Loving(*)
        4-08: Birthing the Deeper Self: Living Creatively in the Afternoon of Life(*)
        6-04: Gay and Lesbian Catholics: Church Teaching and Pastoral Approaches
   
Fernández, Santiago
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        3-52: ¡Ayuda por favor! ¿Qué está pasando con la música en la misa?
        7-53: Cuando no hay coro: Música para quinceañeras, bodas y funerales
   
Fiand, Sr. Barbara
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Education
     Workshops: 2
        1-07: Claiming the Power Within: Living the Christian Vision(*)
        KEY: Harnessing for God the Energies of Love(*)
   
Flecha Andrés, José-Román
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Morality
     Workshops: 2
        2-51: Bioética y valor de la vida(*)
        6-54: Catequesis de la sexualidad(*)
   
Florian, Amy
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        2-08: Who Will Be Making Your End-of-Life Decisions?
        8-05: What? Me Lead the Prayer?
   
Florian, DJ.
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Education
     Workshops: 1
        2-16: Job, Mack and Getting Out of the Boat: Learning to Trust(*)
 
   
Ford, Paul
     Language: English      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 1
        3-08: The Common Priesthood: Why We Need the Ordained and Why the Ordained Need Us(*)
   
Fragomeni, Fr. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Sacraments
     Workshops: 2
        1-09: Celebrating the Eucharist in Charity and Truth(*)
        3-09: Celebrating the Second Baptism: Reclaiming the Power of the Sacrament of Reconciliation(*)
   
Freeburg, Sr. Paule
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 1
        5-25: Children, the Word and Music(*)
   
Gaillardetz, Dr. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        1-10: How Should Catholics Vote: Reflections on Our Electoral Obligations(*)
        2-09: Do We Need a Vatican III?(*)
   
Galipeau, Dr. Jerry
     Language: English      Topic(s): Christian Initiation
     Workshops: 2
        1-11: Recharge the RCIA Process: Learning by Doing(*)
        6-09: Preparing and Celebrating the Scrutinies: The Heart of Lent(*)
   
Gallagher, Sr. Toni Lynn
     Language: English      Topic(s): HIV/AIDS
     Workshops: 2
        3-10: A Gospel Call and Response to the HIV/AIDS Pandemic
        5-08: HIV/AIDS Stories and Learnings: A Transformational Experience
   
Gilbert, Rev. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Life Issues
     Workshops: 2
        6-10: When Grief Comes to the Workplace(*)
        8-06: Grief and Our Older Adults(*)
   

Good Ground,
     Language: English      Topic(s): Music
     Workshops: 1
        6-07: Sing the Seasons

   
Goodwin, Dr. Carole
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Junior High & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 3
       Youth Day: C - Tears in Heaven: Coping with Hard Times
        2-10: Circling the Wagons: Ministering to Junior High Youth(*)
        5-09: Involving Parents in Youth Ministry(*)
   
Gordon, Dr. Greer
     Language: English      Topic(s): Life Issues
     Workshops: 2
        3-11: The Cross and the Anesthetized World(*)
        8-07: Right Relations and Gentle Conversations(*)
   
Grimaldo, Gloria Cecilia
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization & Sexuality
     Workshops: 2
        3-53: “Si el grano de trigo muere, da mucho fruto...” (J 12,24)(*)
        5-53: La espiritualidad como fuerza vital del migrante(*)
   
Groome, Dr. Thomas
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Education & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-12: High School-age Catechesis: Working with the Bishops’ Curriculum Framework(*)
        4-09: Reclaiming Catholicism(*)
   
Grzona, Ricardo
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Adult Education
     Workshops: 2
        3-54: Catequesis, Biblia y espiritualidad: Claves para catequistas(*)
        7-54: Lectio Divina para catequistas: La increíble abundancia de la gracia de Dios(*)
   
Haas, David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        2-11: The Mission of Liturgical Music: To Change Hearts
        6-11: To Be a Servant: The Vocational Call of Liturgical Musicians
   
Hailer, Sr. Gretchen
     Language: English      Topic(s): Media
     Workshops: 1
        4-10: Eight Ways to Navigate “Our Media World”(*)
   
Halsey-Hoover, Sharon
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        2-12: Thomas Merton and Dorothy Day: Pilgrims and Prophets of Peace(*)
   
Harms, Dan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: P - Dealing with Peer Pressure – or – If Everyone Jumped Off a Bridge … Geronimo!!
   
Hart, Mark
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        1-12: The Gospel According to TiVo: Plugging Faith into a Wireless Culture(*)
        4-11: “Wait Until Your Father Comes Home…”: Making the Faith Come Alive Within Families(*)
   
Hartigan, Kevin
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        2-01: Muslims and Christians Working Together: Our Call to Solidarity Around the World
        6-51: Musulmanes y cristianos trabajando en conjunto: Nuestro llamado a la solidaridad global
   
Haugen, Marty
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music & Sacraments
     Workshops: 2
        2-13: Songs of Justice and Peace
        4-12: Singing and Celebrating the Sacraments
   
Heagle, Fr. John
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development & Sexuality
     Workshops: 2
        1-08: Saying Yes to Love and Intimacy: The Spiritual Journey into Mutual Loving(*)
        4-08: Birthing the Deeper Self: Living Creatively in the Afternoon of Life(*)
   
Heimann, Kyle
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: P - Dealing with Peer Pressure – or – If Everyone Jumped Off a Bridge … Geronimo!!
   
Hendey, Lisa
     Language: English      Topic(s): Media
     Workshops: 2
        2-14: “E Abundance”: Faith Formation for the Facebook Generation (from Age 5 to 105)(*)
        8-08: Incredible iAbundance: Catechizing Adults with New Media Technologies(*)
   
Hershey, Rev. Terry
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        1-13: Live Without Fear: The Truth About Intimacy, Love, Passion and Sexuality(*)
        4-13: The Power of Pause: Becoming More By Doing Less
   
Hoover, David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        2-12: Thomas Merton and Dorothy Day: Pilgrims and Prophets of Peace(*)
   
Horan, Dr. Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 1
        5-10: Sharing Ministry for a Change: Priests and Lay Leaders Tell Their Story(*)
   
Huebsch, Bill
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        1-14: Coach Parents to Form Their Own Kids!(*)
        4-14: Mini-Courses for Youth and Adult Ed(*)
   
Hurd & Anawim, Bob
     Language: English      Topic(s): Music
     Workshops: 1
        4-15: Dining in the Kingdom: An Exploration of Eucharistic Spirituality
   
Huston, Paula
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        6-12: From Wounded to Healed: The (Impossible?) Art of Forgiving(*)
        7-13: Praying Like a Monk: A Contemplative Path Through the Chaos(*)
   
Jansen, Val Limar
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 3
       Youth Day: D - Scripture: In the Word We Live and Have Our Being
        6-13: Get On Board! Musical Liturgy as Model of Faith Formation(*)
        2-15: If You Build It, They Will Come(*)
   
Jansen, Frank
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 3
       Youth Day: D - Scripture: In the Word We Live and Have Our Being
        6-13: Get On Board! Musical Liturgy as Model of Faith Formation(*)
        2-15: If You Build It, They Will Come(*)
   
Jarzembowski, Paul
     Language: English      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-13: So What About the Young Adults? 10 Things Every Church Worker Should Know(*)
        6-14: NCYAMA: A National Network for Reaching Young Adults – and How It Can Help You(*)
   
Jezreel, Jack
     Language: English      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        1-15: New Wineskins for New Wine: A New Vision for Parish Life That Integrates Social Mission
        4-16: Five Critical Strategies to Make Social Ministry Lively and Effective
   
Just, Rev. Felix
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        3-14: Women in Luke and John: Incredible Abundance of Sinners and Saints(*)
        7-14: Luke and Acts: Abundant Presence of the Holy Spirit(*)
   
Kelly, Matthew
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-16: One Dynamic Catholic
        7-15: The Jesus Question
   
Kendzia, Tom
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization & Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        8-09: Return to the Passion(*)
        6-13: Get On Board! Musical Liturgy as Model of Faith Formation(*)
   
Kennett, Colette
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: E - Discipleship … It’s About Everyday People
        7-16: Marketing Your Ministry(*)
   
Kessler, Fr. Matthew
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        2-52: Gracias Señor por tu Iglesia(*)
        8-51: En Él abundante redención(*)
   
Kham, Bishop Peter Nguyen Van
     Language: English/Vietnamese      Topic(s): Asian Pacific
     Workshops: 2
        5-70: Vietnamese Workshop(*)
        7-70: Sisters Exchanging Gifts(*)
   
Kolar, Peter
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 1
        7-56: Jesús revela su amor en parábolas y se confirma sanándonos
   
LaBelle, Fr. Patrick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        5-11: Church Language, College Life and Morals: Is There Any Common Ground?(*)
        8-10: Moving from Requirement to Entitlement: The Young Adult Journey from Inheritance to Ownership(*)
   
Lawton, Liam
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 1
        5-12: A Time for Healing
   
Lee, Fr. Michael
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis
     Workshops: 1
        1-53: La evangelización de jóvenes: Datos y mejores prácticas de adultos latinos(*)
   
Leonard, Fr. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Media
     Workshops: 2
        3-15: Sports, Heroes, the Media and Faith
        7-17: Transforming “Transformers”
   
Levy, Eduardo
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Elementary & Family
     Workshops: 2
        4-53: Encontrar a Cristo a los 14 años(*)
        8-52: Encontrar a Cristo en la primera juventud(*)
   
Loftus, Fr. David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Education
     Workshops: 1
        2-16: Job, Mack and Getting Out of the Boat: Learning to Trust(*)
 
   
López Gutiérrez, Siro
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        6-55: Catequesis creativa: Mimo y payaso(*)
        8-53: Imágenes para creer(*)
   
Lumas, Eva Marie
     Language: English      Topic(s): Multicultural
     Workshops: 2
        6-15: Incredible Abundance: Embracing Multiculturalism
        8-11: Multicultural Catechesis: What, Why, How
   
Mahan, Rev. Daniel
     Language: English      Topic(s): Stewardship
     Workshops: 2
        4-17: A Gold Mine of Talent: How to Discover and Call Forth Gifts of Talent in Your Parish(*)
        7-18: Engage Your Parish! Straight Talk on How to Increase Parishioners Level of Service, Giving and Invitation(*)
   
Manibusan, Jesse
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: H - Faith Beyond Confirmation
        6-16: Unlocking the Secrets of Liturgy with Youth(*)
   
Martin, Rev. James
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-17: The Jesuit Guide to Life(*)
        8-54: Convertirse en un Santo (en menos de una hora)(*)
   
Martineau, Mariette
     Language: English      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-18: Faith Development Through the Life Span – As Educators!(*)
        6-17: Means, Methods, Moments: Engaging Adults in Faith Formation(*)
   
Massingale, Rev. Bryan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Morality
     Workshops: 2
        2-17: Caritas in Veritate: Pope Benedict on Social and Economic Justice(*)
        4-18: The Continued Challenge of Racial Justice: The Legacy of Thomas Merton(*)
   
Matovina, Timothy
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        4-19: Forming the Faith Community(*)
        6-56: El escribir de los evangelios(*)
   
Mayersohn, Rabbi Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecumenical
     Workshops: 2
        2-18: The Judaism Jesus Believed and Practiced(*)
        8-12: The Prophecy of Isaiah(*)
   
McDonald, Judy
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: K - Living In Balance
 
   
McGuire, Fr. Brendan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 1
        7-19: Aggiornamento: Moving Parishes to the Next Level(*)
 
   
McKenna, Dr. Megan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        2-19: The Story of the Incredible Abundance of Our God(*)
        6-18: The Story of the Incredible Abundance of Our Lives and Souls(*)
   
McMahon, Bishop Malcolm Patrick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecumenical
     Workshops: 2
        4-20: The Future of Ecumenism(*)
        7-20: Ecumenism in Practice(*)
   
Melendrez, Joe
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: L - Rosary Rap: Traditional Prayer with Hip Hop Flavor
 
   
Miles, Ted
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: B - One Love, One World ... Let’s REALLY Get Together and Be All Right!
        6-03: Engaging Faith in the World: A Spirituality of Solidarity for Young People(*)
   
Misleh, Daniel
     Language: English      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 1
        8-13: Life in Abundance? Catholic Teaching on the Environment and Impact on Poor People(*)
 
   
Montenegro, Juan Carlos
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        2-53: ¡Transformando la vida de los jóvenes siendo catequistas!(*)
        7-55: Creando una cultura misionera en catequesis y pastoral juvenil(*)
   
Monterastelli, Gene
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: A - Who Do You Want To Be Right Now?
 
   
Moreno, Rafael
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 1
        7-56: Jesús revela su amor en parábolas y se confirma sanándonos
   
Mullen, Rev. J. Patrick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        2-20: The Word From on High: The Church on Biblical Interpretation(*)
        5-13: “Like Us In All Things But Sin”: A Biblical Look at the Divinity and the Humanity of Jesus(*)
   
Murray, Rev. J-Glenn
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        1-16: The Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy: Still an Incredible Abundance 47 Years Later(*)
        5-14: The Genius of African-American Liturgical Experiences Revisited: An Incredible Abundance Waiting to Be Realized(*)
   
Murua, Marcelo
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        3-55: Aprender a orar con la Palabra de Dios(*)
        5-54: Vivir según el espíritu(*)
   
Musgrave, Hilary
     Language: English      Topic(s): Elementary & Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-05: “I Am with You Always” – Jesus’ Promise Fulfilled(*)
        7-05: Shekinah – Presence: Seen, Heard, Touched and Felt…
   
Neu, Lynn
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        8-14: Standing in the Need of Prayer(*)
   
Nguyen, Mong-Hang
     Language: Vietnamese      Topic(s): Vietnamese
     Workshops: 2
        3-70: Vietnamese Workshop(*)
        8-70: Vietnamese Workshop(*)
   
Nguyen, Rev. Hy
     Language: Vietnamese      Topic(s): Asian Pacific
     Workshops: 2
        1-70: Vietnamese Workshop(*)
        4-70: Vietnamese Workshop(*)
   
Nuzzi, Rev. Ronald
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization & Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
        2-21: Faith, Finances and the Future: The Notre Dame Study of U.S. Pastors
        5-15: Catechesis and Multiple Intelligence Theory
   
Ospino, Dr. Hosffman
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        1-54: El futuro habla español: El apostolado hispano y el futuro del catolicismo en los Estados Unidos(*)
        4-54: Creer o entender: El dilema del cristiano ante la ciencia y la filosofía(*)
   
Pable, Fr. Martin
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization & Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        6-19: What Can We Learn from the Evangelical Churches?(*)
        8-15: How to Share Our Faith with Seekers (Without Being Obnoxious)(*)
   
Pacatte, Sr. Rose
     Language: English      Topic(s): Media
     Workshops: 1
        4-10: Eight Ways to Navigate “Our Media World”(*)
   
Pacholczyk, Rev. Tadeusz
     Language: English      Topic(s): Morality
     Workshops: 2
        1-17: In Vitro Fertilization and Assisted Reproductive Technologies
        3-19: Care and Treatment Decisions for Compromised Patients and Those at the End of Life
   
Paprocki, Joe
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 1
        7-21: The Spirituality of the Catechist: Re-igniting the Flame(*)
   
Patin, Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: M - Do You Have the Network Behind You?
   
Pedraza, Fanny Cepeda
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        1-55: Catequesis: Encuentro con Cristo vivo(*)
        8-55: Catequesis con hispano hablantes(*)
   
Peña, Donna
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        4-21: Sigan La Bandera – Guadalupe’s Journey with Mexico
   
Phong, Bro. Fortunat
     Language: Vietnamese      Topic(s): Asian Pacific
     Workshops: 2
        2-70: Vietnamese Workshop: (A Glimpse into the Faith Life of Young Vietnamese Americans)(*)
        6-70: Vietnamese Workshop: (How to Teach a Confirmation Class About the Pope)(*)
   
Picha, Stephen
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        3-07: Models of Masculinity in the Scriptures(*)
   
Popple,
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: P - Dealing with Peer Pressure – or – If Everyone Jumped Off a Bridge … Geronimo!!
   
Prejean, Helen
     Language: English      Topic(s): Detention Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        3-20: Dead Man Walking -- The Journey Continues(*)
        4-22: The Death of Innocents(*)
   
Rausch, Rev. Thomas
     Language: English      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 1
        6-20: Meeting the Living God: Beyond a Culturally Determined Faith(*)
   
Ricard, Rev. R. Tony
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: S - O Freedom: The Confirmation Exodus
        2-23: Why You So Crazy? Developing the Faith of a Fool!(*)
   
Ristow, Kate
     Language: English      Topic(s): Early Childhood
     Workshops: 1
        3-21: Praying, Playing and Growing in Faith: Creative Ideas for Working with Preschoolers
   
Robinette, Brian
     Language: English      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        2-22: Does the Body Have a Future? Reconsidering the Resurrection(*)
        8-16: Love Evolves: Divine Creativity in Evolutionary Perspective(*)
   
Roderick, Rev. Philip
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        1-18: Sensing the Holy: Touching the Earth, Sounding the Word, Praying the Body(*)
        8-17: Was Jesus a Jazz Musician? Music and Mystics in the Flow of Spirit(*)
   
Rodríguez Zambrana, Rev. Domingo
     Language: English      Topic(s): Ecclesiology
     Workshops: 2
        1-56: El liderazgo: Abundancia del llamado(*)
        7-57: En la abundancia de la vida(*)
   
Rohr, Fr. Richard
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        2-24: The Naked Now: Learning to See as the Mystics See(*)
        4-23: WE Are the Second Coming of Christ(*)
   
Rolheiser, Rev. Ronald
     Language: English      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        1-19: The Abundance of God and Philanthropy of the Heart(*)
        6-21: Living Inside Overabundance: The Innate Tensions(*)
   
Rosa Chávez, Bishop Gregorio
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Key & Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        5-56: Ser y misión de los laicos a la luz del magisterio latinoamericana(*)
        KEY: El Espiritu de Mons. Romero en la Revision de Apareción(*)
   
Rubalcava, Pedro
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 1
        4-55: El Canto que forma y transforma la comunidad – música para la reconciliación y primera comunión
   
Scally, Anna
     Language: English      Topic(s): Confirmation
     Workshops: 1
        5-16: Same Lord, New Soundtrack(*)
   
Schellman, James
     Language: English      Topic(s): Catechumenate
     Workshops: 2
        5-17: Catechumenal Catechesis: Vision, Practice, Resources(*)
        8-18: RCIA: Transforming the Church?(*)
   
Searle, Susan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development
     Workshops: 2
        2-25: Restoring Balance to Our Body, Spirit and the World(*)
        5-18: Mindful Breath and Meditation for Truthful Living(*)
   
Sedano, Maruja
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Catechesis/Evangelization
     Workshops: 2
        2-54: Yo oro, tu oras, el ora, pero ¿sabemos orar?(*)
        8-56: El ejercicio de las costumbres Evangélicas(*)
   

Seminarians of L.A. Archdiocese,
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day
     Workshops: 1
       Youth Day: T - This Ain't Yo Mama's Vocation!

   
Senior, Rev. Donald
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        2-26: In the Year of Luke’s Gospel: Themes for Spirituality, Teaching and Preaching(*)
        4-24: Paul and the Ministry of Reconciliation(*)
   
Shaia, Alexander
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        3-22: Four Questions, Four Paths, One Great Journey: The Hidden Power of the Gospels(*)
        6-22: The Ecstatic Clarity of John: A Profoundly “New” Easter Triduum Celebration(*)
   
Shepp, Vikki
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
       Youth Day: X - What's In It for Me? The Reasons Service is Important in Real Life
        6-23: Fueling the Volunteer’s Generator – No Batteries Needed!(*)
   
Showalter, Carol
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development
     Workshops: 2
        3-23: Defining Wholeness in Daily Life(*)
        6-24: The Practical Pursuit of Wholeness in Body, Mind and Spirit(*)
   
Siller Acuña, Clodomiro
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 1
        3-56: Desarrollo del plan de Dios según la historia y las culturas(*)
        8-57: Cómo nombraban a Dios los pueblos de la Biblia(*)
   
Skinner, Christine Way
     Language: English      Topic(s): Disabilities
     Workshops: 2
        1-20: Sustain Us, Lord: A Spirituality for Parents, Caregivers and Teachers with Special Needs Children(*)
        5-19: Catechetical Strategies for Special Needs Children(*)
   
Skinner, Michael Way
     Language: English      Topic(s): Disabilities
     Workshops: 2
        1-20: Sustain Us, Lord: A Spirituality for Parents, Caregivers and Teachers with Special Needs Children(*)
        5-19: Catechetical Strategies for Special Needs Children(*)
   
Smith-Christopher, Dr. Daniel
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        1-21: The Church in Exile: A Biblical Theme for Modern Christians(*)
        8-19: Debates in the Bible: Invitations to Dialogue with the Old Testament(*)
   
Smollin, Sr. Anne Bryan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-24: Joyful Abundant Blessings That Grace Us(*)
        8-20: Laughter: The Abundant Gift We Give and Receive(*)
   
Sofield, Bro. Loughlan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Parish Leadership
     Workshops: 2
        1-22: The Parish as a Community of Disciples(*)
        5-20: The Parish as a Gifted Community(*)
   
Sparks, Fr. Dick
     Language: English      Topic(s): Morality
     Workshops: 2
        5-21: Being an “Incredible” and “Abundant” Catholic in the 2lst Century: Three Virtues That Are Really Needed!
        8-21: Why Be Catholic? What Makes Us “Distinct”?
   
Spitzer, Rev. Robert
     Language: English      Topic(s): Life Issues
     Workshops: 2
        3-25: An Astrophysical Response to Atheism(*)
        5-23: A Perennial Pro-life Philosophy(*)
   
Stenzel, Pam
     Language: English      Topic(s): Youth Day & Youth Ministry
     Workshops: 3
       Youth Day: Z - Pure Sex: Living the Theology of the Body
        2-27: Communicating Chastity Effectively with Your Students(*)
        5-22: Parents Matter: Equipping Parents to Pass on Their Values and Faith(*)
   
Svoboda, Sr. Melannie
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        3-27: What Does a Healthy Spirituality Look Like and Feel Like?(*)
        8-22: With the Dawn Rejoicing: A Reflection on Pain and Hope(*)
   
Tejerina Arias, Dr. Gonzalo
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Theology
     Workshops: 2
        2-55: Fe cristiana y belleza: Lo bello del mundo testimonia la presencia de Dios(*)
        6-57: El Antiguo Testamento: La revelación de Dios en la historia de Israel(*)
   
Theisen, Michael
     Language: English      Topic(s): Confirmation & Junior High
     Workshops: 2
        6-25: Forming Strong Catholic Teens by Building Strong Catholic Families(*)
        8-23: Creative Programming for Junior High Ministry(*)
   
Thieman, LeAnn
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        1-23: Caring for the Caregiver(*)
        7-22: Caring for the Caregiver(*)
   
Tobar Mensbrugghe, Dora
     Language: Spanish      Topic(s): Famiily & Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        2-56: Hostias vivas para un mundo con hambre(*)
        5-55: Como vivir la catequesis en familia(*)
   
Turner, Rev. Paul
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        1-24: The Order of Mass(*)
        4-25: The Revised Eucharistic Prayers(*)
   
Upchurch, Catherine
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        5-24: Principles and Passion for Parish Bible Study(*)
        7-23: Gospel People Believe the News Is Good(*)
   
Valenzuela, Victor
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Elementary
     Workshops: 2
        2-28: The Primary Educators of the Faith: Parents(*)
        5-57: La Pastoral Juvenil con adolescentes de 10 a 14 años de edad(*)
   
Vera López, Bishop Raúl
     Language: English      Topic(s): Sexuality
     Workshops: 1
        6-04: Gay and Lesbian Catholics: Church Teaching and Pastoral Approaches
   
Walker, Christopher
     Language: English      Topic(s): Liturgy/Music
     Workshops: 2
        3-26: A Song of Comfort: Music for Funerals(*)
        5-25: Children, the Word and Music(*)
   
Wallis, Jim
     Language: English      Topic(s): Justice/Peace
     Workshops: 2
        6-26: When the Market Became God(*)
        7-24: New Habits of the Heart(*)
   
Walsh, Dr. David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Media
     Workshops: 2
        1-25: Why Do They Act That Way? A Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain
        6-27: A Test for the Modern Church: Media and Catechesis
   
Walters, Thomas
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Education
     Workshops: 2
        5-26: Catechetical Leaders and the Future: Generational Perspectives(*)
        8-24: Making A Difference: Bringing Realism to K-12 Parish Programs(*)
   
Weber, Joan
     Language: English      Topic(s): Young Adult Ministry
     Workshops: 2
        6-17: Means, Methods, Moments: Engaging Adults in Faith Formation(*)
        7-25: Connecting Young Adults with the Faith Community(*)
   
Wells, David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Adult Formation
     Workshops: 2
        5-27: Rediscovering the Significance of Baptism(*)
        8-25: Every Day Above Ground Is a Good One! Learning to Appreciate God’s Abundance(*)
   
Wenc, Char
     Language: English      Topic(s): Family
     Workshops: 2
        3-28: Why Our Students Behave the Way They Do … and What To Do About It!(*)
        6-28: Help God! Parenting Is Not as Easy as It Looks(*)
   
Weston, Fr. Thomas
     Language: English      Topic(s): Life Issues
     Workshops: 2
        1-26: Living and Working in a World Full of Alcoholics and Addicts: Learning How to Tend to Our Own Acre(*)
        4-26: Targeting the Foreigner: A Look at the History of Anti-Catholic Behavior in the United States(*)
   
White, Dr. C. Vanessa
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 2
        5-28: Do What the Spirit Say Do: African-American Spirituality(*)
        8-26: Don’t Get Weary: Care of Self as Minister(*)
   
Whyte, David
     Language: English      Topic(s): Spirituality
     Workshops: 1
        1-27: What to Remember When Waking: Disciplines of an Everyday Spiritual Life
   
Wicks, Robert
     Language: English      Topic(s): Human Growth/Development
     Workshops: 2
        4-27: Bounce: Enhancing Spiritual and Psychological Resilience
        7-26: Prayerfulness: Navigating the Perils and Joys of Spiritual Intimacy
   
Witherup, Rev. Ronald
     Language: English      Topic(s): Scripture
     Workshops: 2
        1-28: Charismatic Compulsion: St. Paul as a Model for Evangelization Today(*)
        4-28: From Darkness to Light: Exploring Conversion in Luke-Acts for the Year of Luke(*)
   
Yzaguirre, Dr. John
     Language: English/Spanish      Topic(s): Family
     Workshops: 2
        4-56: Como vivir con plenitud en el momento presente(*)
        7-27: How to Raise Caring Children(*)
   



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