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Saturday April 28, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM CDT

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St. John the Evangelist Parish 
11 4th Avenue, SW
Rochester, MN 55902

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Day's Agenda

8:30  Registration.  Coffee and donuts available.

9:00 Humanae Vitae: Exploring Its Landscape

  • highlights the principal themes of the encyclical, Humanae Vitae--the meaning of marriage, marital love, the moral use of sexuality within marriage--and relates it to its principal question: How can a couple plan their family in a way that leads to maximum fulfillment for the spouses, the family and society?-  followed by Q&A

10:30 John Paul II's Personalist View of Human Sexuality

  • discusses the way Pope John Paul II takes the principal themes of Humanae Vitae and explains them through the lens of a single moral metaphor: person-as-gift. -  followed by Q&A

11:30 Sacrifice of the Mass.  Main Celebrant: Most Reverend John M. Quinn

12:30 Lunch

1:30 NaProTECHNOLOGY: Healthcare Women Really Need

  • compares and contrasts the women's health science developed by Dr. Thomas W. Hilgers and his colleagues at the Pope Paul VI Institute with mainstream OB/Gyn to demonstrate how only the former is truly woman-, marriage-, family- and culture-friendly. -  followed by Q&A

3:00 Dismissal

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