St. Josemaria Institute 2015 Conference


Pope Francis: His Life and Papacy and the Synod of the Family
Saturday, February 7, 2015
8:30 am to 1:30 pm

The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, Illinois

The St. Josemaria Institute invites you to join us for our 2015 inaugural conference with Father Mark Mannion who will speak about Pope Francis’ life and papacy, his teachings on poverty and conversion, and the recent developments of the Synod on the Family.

This one-day conference will help us remain close to the Pope and his intentions during the season of Lent as well as prepare for his historic visit to the United States this September for the World Meeting of Families.

Conference registration includes coffee service, lunch, parking and admission to the Morton Arboretum. Catechists who attend will receive credit towards their required ongoing formation.

$35 General / $25 Catechists

The deadline for registration is February 2, 2015. Register by phone at 630-541-9742 or by email at


Fr. Mark Mannion is a priest of the Prelature of Opus Dei and the chaplain of The Willows Academy in Des Plaines and Midtown Educational Foundation in Chicago. He preaches recollections and gives spiritual direction in Chicago.