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Diocese of Charleston Black Catholic Congress 2018

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Younts Conference Center/Daniel Chapel

Poinsett Highway Poinsett Highway

Greenville, SC 29613

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Early Bird RSVP Online Pre-Registration Only - Ends January 13th. EARLY BIRD EXTENDED TO FRIDAY JANUARY 19th!!!


RSVP your attendance and we will send you an early bird registration form for you to complete your registration and mail to us.

Saturday February 3, 2018, 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Daniel Chapel and Younts Conference Center ( Campus of Furman University) Greenville, SC

You're invited to join Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone in dialogue and discussion on the 2017 National Black Catholic Pastoral Plan of Action. At this diocesan gathering you will see and hear what our delegates "Seen and Heard" at the National Black Catholic Congress XII in Orlando, Florida this past July. There will also be a presentation from the Convocation of Catholic Leaders Diocesan delegates. "The Joy of the Gospel" was the theme for this gathering that focused on forming missionary deciples in America. We will begin the day with mass at 11:00 a.m. at Daniel Chapel followed by Lunch, presentations and breakout sessions in the Younts Conference Center. Breakout sessions include Domestic Violence impact on the Black Community; African American and the Sacrament of Marriage; Answering the Call to Visit Jesus in Prison. The registration cost for adults for the day is $25.00. Youth ages 8-17 registration is $10.00.

The evening before the Congress (Friday February 2, 2018), 7 p.m. - 11.p.m. we will host an evening of dialogue on the racial divide with a focus on the voices of our millennials. A social event will follow the dialogue. Dinner will be served. The cost for the Friday night Dialogue on Race is $10.00. The Mardi Gras Social is $15.00.

This is an early bird RSVP pre registration only. Brochures will be mailed out the first week in January. After the Januray 19th, Saturday's registration fee will be $35.00 adults and $15.00 for youth ages 8-17. Friday night gathering will be $15.00 No more registrations will be accepted after Januray 29th, 2018.

RSVP online now. We will send you your registration form for mailing in your payment.

Lodging at Hampton Inn , 593 Roe Center Court, Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Early Bird Rate $115.00 until January 13th! Call TEL: +1-864-834-5550. Ask for block rooms under Diocese of Charleston Black Catholic Congress/Furman Rate

For questions or concerns contact Rebecca McNamara at 864.331.2627 or rmcnamara@charlestondiocese.org

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The picture above is the CongressXII Mural- National Black Catholic Congress, Inc. © 2017. To learn more about the mural and each drawing within, go to https://www.nbccongress.org/congress-xii.html

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