2019 Byzantine Spirituality Conference
“The Journey to Emmaus Continued”
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019
St. John the Baptist Cathedral, 210 Greentree Road, Munhall, Pa.
Sponsored by the Office of Religious Education
Guest speaker is Most Rev. Bishop Nicholas J. Samra, Eparchial Bishop of Newton.
Bishop Nicholas was ordained a priest in May 1970, and became a bishop in July 1989.
Since that time as an energetic priest and bishop, cooperating with the grace of Christ and the Holy Spirit, he has built churches, started new missions, ordained many priests, written books and articles, traveled to visit parishes, given conferences, and attended synods.
A brilliant speaker, he has inspired many to grow closer to Christ and offer themselves in service to the church.
God With Us Curriculum: A Non-traditional Approach
Presented by Sister Marion Dobos, Director of Religious Education for the Archeparchy of Pittsburgh and Director of Pastoral Field Education at SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary.
Strength for the Journey
Chris Singel, MAT from SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary and a member of the Board of Directors, will present 10 books that can deepen the faith of Byzantine Catholics.
Chris is a Financial Software Support Specialist for Harris School Solutions. He and his wife Amanda have been presenters at the Pre-Cana Program since 2012.
Session I – Whose Church is This? presented by Bishop Nicholas J. Samra
Session II – Parish Leadership: Boundaries and Collaboration
presented by Bishop Nicholas