Special jubilee convocation

Special jubilee convocation

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A host of special 25th-anniversary features will make NRVC's November

Celebrity guest host Clarence Gilyard—actor, writer, director, and committed Catholic—will add to the convocation's festive spirit.

6-10 convocation in Chicago an event you won't want to miss.

Those who register now will avoid increased fees that start October 1, and they can take advantage of NRVC's jubilee gift to members. That is, members can bring guests who play key roles in their institute for the same low rate as members. (Contact Sister Debbie Borneman to obtain this rate: debbiesscm@nrvc.net.)

Just a few features of the jubilee convocation:

  • Inspiring keynote speakers will address our theme "It is good that we are here: rise and have no fear."
  • Actor Clarence Gilyard, of TV's Matlock and Texas Ranger fame, will serve as our celebrity guest host.
  • Papal Nuncio Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò will join us.
  • Workshops will delve into the practical issues of vocation ministry, covering topics such as peer supervision, working with the media, reconfiguration, and more.
  • Nationallly recognized vocalists John Angotti and Meredith Augustin will entertain us.
  • The results of NRVC's newest study—on multiculturalism in religious life—will be presented.
  • Quality prayer and liturgies will ground us.

In addition, participants will benefit from the outstanding support and networking that always occurs at NRVC convocations. 

Click here for details and online registration. NRVC's board and staff look forward to greeting you in person in November!

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October 9-11,

Frankfort, IL

Virtual Orientation Program

October 9-13,

Virtual workshop

Behavioral Assessment 1 workshop

October 17-19,

Virtual workshop

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October 24-26,

Virtual workshop

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Young Adult Retreat Day

November 4,

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