FATHER BILL McCARTHY, ordained a priest in Rome, has been serving the Lord in the Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut. He is now a member of the Holy Apostles Community in Cromwell. He is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of "My Father's House" Spiritual Life and Retreat Center, a large Catholic ministry "where all God's people can come to be loved, taught, trained, healed, refreshed, and accepted."
For more than 20 years, Father has served the Lord with his Spirit-filled teaching by giving retreats, parish missions, and spiritual direction.
He will be the guest speaker at the Bible Institute this year in the compelling seminar, The Eucharist: Food for the Journey. He will celebrate the opening mass of the Institute on Friday, July 23, and continue the program on Saturday, July 24, and Sunday, July 25. Come and hear this powerful teacher who will enkindle your love for Jesus in the Eucharist!
Father Bill has also authored
several Catholic books which include The Our Father, The Joy of Being
Catholic, Mary in the Church Today, A Personal Relationship With
Jesus, and Listening to God.
DR. BRYAN THATCHER, MD of Tampa Florida travels the world speaking at conferences, parishes, and seminars on the message of the Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist, "Divine Mercy," and his personal conversion. He and his wife, Susan, have six children ages eighteen to two.
In 1996 he founded the Eucharistic Apostles of the Divine Mercy, a lay outreach ministry of the Congregation of Marians of the Immaculate Conception in Stockbridge, MA.
Dr. Thatcher gave up his medical practice to travel worldwide bringing his ardent appeal to live the way of mercy. He has been a frequent guest on EWTN. He is the author of several books on Divine Mercy and the Eucharist.
Dr. Thatcher will be the guest speaker for the seminar,
Divine Mercy: A Way of Life on Saturday, July 31 at the Bible Institute.
Don't miss this dedicated servant of the Lord as he gives the message
of mercy, healing, and hope.
MOST REVEREND CARL K. MOEDDEL was appointed the Auxiliary Bishop of
Cincinnati in 1993. He will celebrate the Eucharistic Liturgy at 7:30 PM
Saturday evening, July 31. Bishop Moeddel is well-recognized for his ability to
present the teachings of the Church in a powerful and compelling manner.
FATHER ROB JACK was ordained in 1992 and is currently an instructor of
Theology at Mt. St. Mary's Seminary.
He will be teaching the seminar, O Mary, Conceived Without Sin on
Wednesday, July 28. His focus for the day will center on Mary as the Immaculate
Conception. Father Rob reveals the richness of our relationship with Mary.
RICHARD GOSSER, D.A. is Associate Professor at St. Vincent College in
Latrobe, Pennsylvania. He is a skilled, effective, and inspiring
teacher of the Catechism and papal documents. He and his wife,
Daneen, minister in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
ST. JOHN BOSCO YOUTH GROUP MUSICAL The St. John Bosco Youth Group of Presentation Ministries will offer an updated version of the original musical Esther at this summer's Bible Institute. The Youth Group has offered eight musical productions based on the Scriptures. Beginning in 1995 with a cast and crew of 20, this annual production has grown to include 100 of these talented young people.
They performed Esther (1995-96), Job (1997-98), Tobit (1999-2000), and Fire on the Witness Stand (2001-2003).
The music and lyrics are composed by Rick
Nohle. Don't miss this uplifting treat for the whole family. Monday, July 26, 7:30 PM, at Seton High School.
KENNY SMITH'S PEACE & SERENITY MINISTRIES A very special evening is planned for Sunday, July 25. Members of Kenny Smith's Peace and Serenity Ministries will be featured at the evening general session of the Bible Institute. This choir has over thirty gifted members and they are a multi-cultural and inter-denominational ministry with members from age 12 to 87.
They are tremendously gifted performers and are a delight to the
listener. This general session will take place in Kelly Hall in the Alter
Building at 7:30 PM.
JACK AND SUE ELSAESSER from Hamilton, Ohio, have been empowered to heal in Jesus. name.
Signs and wonders have accompanied their preaching of the Gospel.
Through their ministry, many have been healed of physical,
spiritual, and emotional illnesses.
RICK NOHLE is a very gifted song-writer, worship leader, and teacher who wrote and performed the musical scores for several plays offered at past Bible Institutes. They include Esther, Job, Tobit, and Fire on the Witness Stand. His newest production of Ester will be outstanding.