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YOUTH CONFERENCES

20 Summer Conferences across the U.S. and Canada!

The mission of the Steubenville Conferences is to invite young people into a life-changing encounter with Jesus Christ through the Sacraments of the Church and the power of the Holy Spirit. This experience of Christ’s love opens their hearts to become His disciples and embrace the mission of the Catholic Church.

The elements that make a Steubenville Youth Conference so powerful include:

  • A Christocentric message of mercy and love.
  • Impactful presenters that deliver relevant messages.
  • A clear call to follow Jesus Christ as a disciple.
  • Powerful prayer rooted in the Eucharist.
  • Beautiful liturgies that connect with young people.
  • A generous response to the call to go to the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
  • Dynamic praise with holy and talented worship leaders.
  • Time for fellowship and group bonding.
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Youth Conferences 2015 Promo Video
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Beyond “Boring Jesus”

by admin   December 15, 2014

BoringJesus_JoelStepanekby Joel Stepanek I’ll never forget the day I decided Jesus was lame. I was a second grader in a Vacation Bible School class. We had a workbook with colorful illustrations of Bible stories, each clearly designed with children in mind. As a young boy that grew up in farm country I was accustomed to …

ADULT CONFERENCES

EACH SUMMER, THOUSANDS OF ADULTS COME TO THE BEAUTIFUL CAMPUS OF FRANCISCAN UNIVERSITY..

to attend a Steubenville Conference. This summer, you are invited to be a part of this amazing outreach that has touched the lives of hundreds of thousands of Catholics over the past 40 years.

At a Steubenville Adult Conference you will:

  • Hear passionate preaching and teaching of the Truth.
  • Personally encounter Christ in Word and Sacrament.
  • Be refreshed and renewed in your spirit.
  • Be encouraged and equipped for mission.
  • Experience powerful prayer rooted in the Eucharist.
  • Be given the opportunity to be healed and cleansed through the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

You will not find better conferences that equip everyday Catholics for the work of the New Evangelization. Whether you are a priest, a lay minister, or someone hungry for a deeper, more fulfilling faith life, we have a conference that can help you experience more of Jesus and grow as His disciple.

WATCH Previous Conference Videos.
Dr. Scott Hahn - Saturday Evening Session - Defending the Faith Conference
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The Secret to Happiness

by admin   December 17, 2014

SecrettoHappiness_AmySmithOriginally posted by the CatholicMatch Institute on December 12, 2014. by Amy Smith For I know well the plans I have in mind for you—oracle of the LORD—plans for your welfare and not for woe, so as to give you …

Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel to the whole creation.

Mark 16:15

YOUNG ADULT CONFERENCES

Only Jesus Christ can truly Satisfy.

At an Encounter Conference you will encounter Christ in a new and deeper way. You will encounter fellow young adults in an environment that fosters fellowship, passion, and faith. This event will be one of the highlights of your year.

At an Encounter Steubenville Young Adult Conference you will:

  • Hear impactful talks that connect faith and real life.
  • Encounter the love of Jesus in a deeper, more transformative way.
  • Experience dynamic community with other seeking Catholic young adults.
  • Be equipped to discern where God is calling you in life.
  • Get real answers to life’s biggest questions regarding life, love, career, and relationships.
WATCH What is in store this year.
Steubenville Conferences 2015 Promo Video
READ Our monthly blog.

The Secret to Happiness

by admin   December 17, 2014

SecrettoHappiness_AmySmithOriginally posted by the CatholicMatch Institute on December 12, 2014. by Amy Smith For I know well the plans I have in mind for you—oracle of the LORD—plans for your welfare and not for woe, so as to give you …

 
MILWAUKEE, WI
Archbishop Cousins Center

Contact Us

YOUTHCONFERENCES@FRANCISCAN.EDU
conferences@franciscan.edu (ADULT) 740-283-6315 FRANCISCAN UNIVERSITY OF STEUBENVILLE
1235 UNIVERSITY BLVD.
STEUBENVILLE, OHIO 43952
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