2022 July Priest Conference

July 18-21, 2022

Spiritual Refreshment, Theological and Scriptural Formation, and Authentic Fellowship

Register now for the St. Paul Center's 2022 July Priest Conference, one of the world's most sought-after retreats for priests. Renew your spiritual life, continue your faith formation, and enjoy fellowship with brother priests. You'll be encouraged, supported, and challenged, and see your vocation like never before!

Speakers include world-renowned scholars Scott Hahn and John Bergsma. Conference amenities include daily Mass and holy hours and ample time for recreation and personal prayer.

All registration includes room and board (limited need-based scholarships available).

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Scott Hahn

Dr. Scott Hahn is the founder and president of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology and has written numerous books on biblical theology. He holds the Father Michael Scanlan, T.O.R., Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville, where he has taught since 1990. He and his wife, Kimberly, have six children and seventeen grandchildren.

John Bergsma

John Bergsma

Dr. John Bergsma is a Senior Fellow at the St. Paul Center and professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville. Before entering the Catholic Church, he served as a Protestant pastor for four years. Dr. Bergsma is a prolific author and popular speaker. He specializes in the Old Testament and the Dead Sea Scrolls.

About Oglebay Resort and Conference Center

Situated on a hilltop in the heart of Oglebay Park is the Wilson Lodge, which is a 4-star full-service conference center. Facilities at the lodge include the West Spa, business center, wireless Internet, an indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna and game room. The resort grounds feature walking and hiking trails, outdoor gardens, 3 golf courses, pedal boats, tennis courts, and much more. Each attendee will have a private room which includes a patio or balcony.


More Information

For additional information or to request a scholarship application, contact Regina Erickson at customerservice@stpaulcenter.com or call 740-264-9535.


Date: July 18-21, 2022

Place: Oglebay Resort and Conference Center, Wheeling, West Virginia

Transportation: Shuttle service available

Cost: $600