MOST REVEREND ARCHBISHOP DENNIS SCHNURR will join us to celebrate the Eucharistic Liturgy on Sunday July 22 at 2:30pm in Bellarmine Chapel. He was appointed Archbishop of Cincinnati on December 21, 2009. He was born and raised in Iowa and so is familiar with the Midwest. He has been traveling through the Archdiocese in recent years to meet and get to know the people of this area. Come and join him for Sunday Mass.
MOST REVEREND BISHOP JOSEPH R. BINZER will join us to celebrate the Closing Eucharistic Liturgy on Friday July 27 at 3:45pm in Bellarmine Chapel. He was appointed auxiliary Bishop of Cincinnati in April of 2011. He is a native of Cincinnati and served as Chancellor of the Archdiocese for several years. Complete your week of community experience at our closing Mass.
BILL RICHART born Catholic, spent 2 years in seminary, worked on an Oklahoma oil rig, was a congressional intern and a country music disc jockey. After struggling with many of life's difficulties, he thanks the power of the Lord for restoring his relationship with Jesus. He will be ministering at the Bible Institute during the day, presenting two-day workshop Practical Evangelization on Monday and Tuesday and will be presenting an Evening of Healing Praise Monday evening.
FR. DAVID ENDRES is Dean of the Anthenaeum of Ohio and Mount St. Mary's Seminary. He will be teaching in the new seminar Hidden in the Old; Revealed in the New. Please join us to hear this anointed and inspiring teacher of the Gospel.
FATHER NIBY KANNAI belongs to the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate Order. He is a Parochial Vicar in the Diocese of Covington, KY. He will be leading the Adoration Procession on Thursday evening.
FATHER CHRIS CLAY is a priest of the Diocese of Lexington who is pastor of Saint Paul Catholic Church in downtown Lexington. He is our presider for the opening Liturgy at this year's Bible Institute.
MANY GIFTED LAY PEOPLE teach at the Bible Institute. Presentation Ministries through the guidance of its founder, Father Al Lauer, has equipped lay people to use their spiritual gifts to minister to others. More than forty lay people use their spiritual gifts to teach or moderate at the Bible Institute. They model the way in which the Holy Spirit can use ordinary lay people for His service.
PM ST. JOHN BOSCO YOUTH GROUP will present the musical play Esther based on the Biblical book. If you have been to one of the plays in the past, you know the talent, quality and dedication that go into these productions. The many young people who take part in the musical are talented, enthusiastic and committed to the Lord. Be sure to come and join us for this awe-inspiring production. The play will be offered Sunday evening at 7:30pm in Gallagher Theater.
Presentation Ministries continues its long-standing tradition of youth ministry with this one day program led by Nathanael Egan and Company. Nathanael "grew up" in the Saint John Bosco Youth Group, which he now leads. He brings his years of youth ministry experience and contagious enthusiasm to the Bible Institute to lead "Unite! Youth Joining Together for Jesus". He will be joined by youth minister Noah Shaefer, and members of the Youth Catholic Evangelization Team. The one day program will include music, activities, talks, small group discussions, food, and friends— all focused on the one crucial friendship— friendship with Jesus! "I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you" (John 15:15). All youth ages 13 to 19 are invited to attend.
Youth Program Requirements
To ensure that all get the benefit of the seminar: An adult chaperone (21 or older) will be required for each ten teens (i.e. a youth leader bringing between 11 to 20 teens would need two adults). When you register, indicate your age and the name of your chaperone and their phone number. A separate registration form is needed for each attendee and must be signed by their chaperone and one of their parents.
We will forward to you a parental consent form that MUST BE IN OUR HANDS BY JULY 22ND. Download the Parental Consent Form
No children under 13 can be accepted. Only pre-registered persons 13- 19 and their chaperones may attend the program which goes from 9am through 3:30pm on Friday July 27th. Closing Mass at 3:45 to 5pm People will not be permitted to wander in and out of the seminar.