A conference offering sound, practical, and pastoral guidance on the topics of homosexuality and sexual identity addressed to clergy, religious, and those lay faithful working in ecclesial ministry, as well as medical and mental health professionals.

“Speaking the truth in love, we must grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ” (Ephesians 4:15).

Conference Features

Testimonies of persons who experience same-sex attractions regarding how chaste friendships and the Church have helped them on their journey toward chastity and sanctity.

Expert Talks
Talks by experts on Christian anthropology, natural law, the psychology of homosexuality, Scripture, and chastity.

Discussion on how pastors, family, and friends can best love those who experience same-sex attractions or confusion regarding sexual identity.

Practical recommendations and tools for communicating the Church’s teaching on homosexuality and sexual identity to parishes, schools, and students as an integral part of the New Evangelization.

2017 Annual Courage / EnCourage Conference

University of St. Mary of the Lake Seminary & Conference Center

July 27 ● 2017 ● July 30

Registration deadline: July 15, 2017

In preparation for the Truth & Love Conference, we invite you to watch Desire of the Everlasting Hills and a round table discussion on the film.