2017 Conference Schedule

Monday, January 9, 2017

TIME

TALK’S NAME / ACTIVITY

SPEAKER

4:00 p.m.

Registration

 

5:00 p.m.

Mass

Archbishop Jose H. Gomez

5:45 p.m.

Registration

 

6:15 p.m.

Dinner

 


7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Plenary
Magisterial Teaching and Practical Experience: A Priest’s Reflection on Courage’s Generation of Pastoral Care

Roundtable discussion


Fr. Paul N. Check


8:15 p.m. – 9:45 p.m.
8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Movie with Panel Discussion
1. Desire of the Everlasting Hills
2. The Third Way
3. An Invitation to Courageous Love (Part 5)


1. Paul Darrow, Rilene Simpson, Daniel Mattson
2. David Prosen
3. Fr. Philip Bochanski, Fr. Edward Benioff

9:00 p.m.

Buses will leave from conference center to hotels

 

 

 Tuesday, January 10, 2017

TIME

TALK’S NAME / ACTIVITY

SPEAKER

8:00 a.m.

Buses will leave from hotels to conference center

 

8:30 a.m.

Registration – Arrival

 


9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. Understanding the Sexual Revolution
2. Christian Anthropology and the Gift of Chastity*
3. Forging True Friendships

Questions


1. Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse
2. Dr. Susan Selner-Wright
3. Dr. John Cuddeback

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Break

 


10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Plenary
1. Preaching about SSA: The Surprising Good News / Captivated by Truth: Why the Church’s Truth about Homosexuality Has Set Me Free
2. Working Out SSA Together

Roundtable discussion


1. Fr. Steve Mattson / Daniel Mattson


2. Andrew and Annette Comiskey

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Mass

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Lunch – Break

 


2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Plenary
Why Language or Terminology Matters

Roundtable discussion


Dr. Janet Smith

4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Break

 


4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. Charity and Clarity
2. Transgender Surgery and Christian Anthropology
3. Providing Patient-Centered HIV and AIDS Care in the Era of Effective Treatment

Questions


1. Dr. Michael Horne
2. Dcn. Patrick Lappert, MD
3. Dr. Timothy Flanigan

5:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Break

 


5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. Getting There—I Believe It’s Worth the Trip / A Mother and Father’s Journey with the Son Who Experiences SSA
2. Essentials for Becoming a Life-Giving Safe Space in Ministry / Rethinking Transgenderism

Questions


1. Tina Nair / Peter and Paulette Drozdowicz
2.  Dr. Jean C. Lloyd (video trans.) / Walt Heyer

6:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Break

 

6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Dinner

 


7:45 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Plenary
Discerning One’s Vocation Amid the Experience of Same-Sex Attractions

Roundtable discussions


Fr. Philip Bochanski

8:45 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Buses will leave from conference center to hotels

 

*Participants who did not attend the Plymouth Conference in 2015 are encouraged to attend this talk.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

TIME

TALK’S NAME / ACTIVITY

SPEAKER

8:00 a.m.

Buses will leave from hotels to conference center

 

8:30 a.m.

Registration – Arrival

 


9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Plenary
Surviving the Sexual Revolution in Good Conscience

Roundtable discussions


L. Martin Nussbaum


8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

ESPAÑOL/SPANISH

Panel
1. En la tierna compasión de nuestro Dios (In the Tender Compassion of our God)
2. Cómo vivir el amor misericordioso de 3. Dios en la familia (How to Live the Merciful Love of God in the Family)
3. Una caricia de misericordia (A Caress of Mercy)

Preguntas


1. P. Edward Benioff

2. Rossana Goñi

3. Andrés C.

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Break

 


10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. Washed, Justified, Sanctified: Good News and Same-Sex Attraction
2. Same-Sex Attractions, Gender, and the Theology of the Body

Questions


1. Bishop Michael Byrnes

2. Jason Evert

11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Lunch

 


1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. In Truth, Patience, and Mercy: Resources from the Bishops to Help Guide Pastoral Formation and Pastoral Care
2. Who Am I to Judge? Sharing the Good News of Chastity in a Relativistic Culture
3.  Our Prophetic Moment

Questions


1. Dr. Andrew Lichtenwalner

2. Dr. Edward Sri

3. Peter Herbeck

2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Break

 


2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions
1. The Emperor’s (New) New Clothes: A Look at the Logic of the (Not So) New “Gender Ideology”
2. Changing the Conversation: How Recent Secular Research on Same-Sex Attracted Persons Supports Catholic Teaching
3. The Catholic Approach to Cooperation with Evil and Its Application to Gender-Related Issues

Questions


1. Dr. Margaret McCarthy

2. Fr. D. Paul Sullins

3. Dr. William Newton


Dr. Janet Smith – Q&A

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Wrap-Up

Fr. Philip Bochanski

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Mass

Bishop Thomas Olmsted