Ground your priesthood and your ministry in Scripture at the St. Paul Center July 2023 Priest Conference.
Monday - Thursday,
July 10 - 13, 2023
Single Room - $625
Double Room - $425
Oglebay Park Wilson Lodge Resort & Conference Center 465 Lodge Drive Wheeling, WV 26003
Shuttle service available from the Pittsburgh Airport
Join Drs. Scott Hahn, John Bergsma and more for four days of engaging talks, fellowship with your brother priests, and spiritual renewal.
Daily opportunities at our conferences include:
Stimulating talks from today’s leading theologians
Time for prayer and personal reflection
Adoration and Confession
Shared meals and recreation
Fellowship with other priests
Meet the Presenters
Dr. Scott Hahn
Scott Hahn is the Founder and President of the St. Paul Center. He is also the Fr. Michael Scanlan Professor of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville where he has taught since 1990.
Over the last three decades he has delivered thousands of talks and lectures, nationally and internationally, and he is the author and editor of over forty popular and academic books on topics related to scripture, theology, and the Catholic faith.
Dr. John Bergsma
John Bergsma is the Vice President of Biblical Theology and Mission Effectiveness at the St. Paul Center. He is also a distinguished Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville and a renowned expert in the Old Testament and the Dead Sea Scrolls.
A former Protestant pastor, Dr. Bergsma entered the Catholic Church in 2001 while getting his Ph.D. in Bible from the University of Notre Dame. A close collaborator of Dr. Scott Hahn, Bergsma speaks regularly on Catholic radio and at conferences and parishes nationally and internationally.
Dr. Ralph Martin
Dr. Martin received his BA from the University of Notre Dame in Philosophy and received his MA in theology from Sacred Heart Major Seminary. He holds a S.T.L. degree from the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C. and an S.T.D. in systematic theology from the Pontifical Faculty of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome.
In December of 2011 Pope Benedict XVI appointed Dr. Martin as a Consultor to the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization. In 2012 Dr. Martin was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as an "expert" for the World Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization.
Dr. Lawrence Feingold
Dr. Lawrence Feingold is Professor of Theology at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary in St. Louis. He converted to Catholicism in 1989 together with his wife while engaged in realist marble sculpture in Pietrasanta, Italy. He is the author of Touched by Christ: The Sacramental Economy (2021); The Eucharist: Mystery of Presence, Sacrifice, and Communion (2018); Faith Comes from What Is Heard: An Introduction to Fundamental Theology (2016); The Mystery of Israel and the Church (2010); and The Natural Desire to See God According to St. Thomas Aquinas and His Interpreters (2010).
Monsignor Michael Heintz
Msgr. Michael Heintz, PhD, is Associate Professor of Historical and Systematic Theology at Mount St Mary's Seminary, Emmitsburg, MD, where he also serves as spiritual director. A priest of the Diocese of Fort Wayne - South Bend, he had previously served for over a decade at the University of Notre Dame, where for six years he directed the Master of Divinity Program.
He was rector and pastor of St Matthew Cathedral, South Bend, from 2003-2016. He is a member of the North American Patristic Society, the Society for Catholic Liturgy, and the Academy of Catholic Theology.
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