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Men: Put on the Armor of God at Men’s Conference

Men: Put on the Armor of God at Men’s Conference

Theology of the Body author Christopher West will be the keynote speaker at the March 5th men's conference "E6: Putting on the Armor of God" in St. Leon, IN. Photo courtesy Christopher West.

Theology of the Body author Christopher West will be the keynote speaker at the March 5th men’s conference “E6: Putting on the Armor of God” in St. Leon, IN. Photo courtesy Christopher West.

All area men are invited the “E6: Putting on the Armor of God,” Catholic Men’s Conference in St. Leon (IN) on March 5th.

 

Featuring speakers Christopher West and Fr, John Hollowell, the day-long conference will focus on Ephesians 6:10-17:

 

Finally, draw your strength from the Lord and from his mighty power. Put on the armor of God so that you may be able to stand firm against the tactics of the devil. For our struggle is not with flesh and blood but with the principalities, with the powers, with the world rulers of this present darkness, with the evil spirits in the heavens. Therefore, put on the armor of God, that you may be able to resist on the evil day and, having done everything, to hold your ground. So stand fast with your loins girded in truth, clothed with righteousness as a breastplate, and your feet shod in readiness for the gospel of peace. In all circumstances, hold faith as a shield, to quench all [the] flaming arrows of the evil one. And take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. (New American Bible, Revised Edition)

 

The day-long conference will also feature Eucharistic Adoration, opportunities for Confession, Mass with Indianapolis Archbishop Joseph Tobin and talks by Mark Houk and Fr. Jonathan Meyer.

 

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The E6 logo exhorts men to “put on the armor of God.”

Author Christopher West speaks around the world on Theology of the Body, and is the co-founder of the Theology of the Body Institute near Philadelphia. Fr. Hollowell’s moving documentary on holiness and healing for Catholics attracted to people of the same sex, “The Third Way, has won international acclaim. Mark Houk, co-founder of The King’s Men, speaks around the country on chastity, life, and manhood, and is the host of “The King’s Men” radio show on Holy Spirit Radio (Philadelphia). Fr. Mayer , an Indiana pastor, is also associate director for youth and young adult ministry for the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.

 

The conference will be held at East Central High School in St Leon, 30 minutes northwest of Cincinnati. from 9 am – 3:30 pm. Tickets are $35 ($50 at the door) for men 25 and older; $15 for young men 16 – 25, and $35 each for groups of 10 or more.

 

 

For information or to register, see E6CatholicMensConference.com.

 

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