Everyone is invited to a screening of the powerful film, Desire of the Everlasting Hills, an intimate portrait of three Catholics who try to navigate the waters of self-understanding, faith, and homosexuality. This event is part of our series, "Gay and Christian: The Conversation Continues."
Sr. Miriam James Heidland, SOLT, rocked Hope College campus this past week with a series of inspiring talks, workshops, and simply with her joyful and evangelical presence.
Cradle Catholic and director of the Saint Benedict Forum, Jared Ortiz, tells the harrowing tale of how he drifted away from God in his youth and how God slowly drew him back through providential encounters with Muslims, Jews, a few Catholics, and reading a lot of books. Watch it here:
On September 16, author and popular speaker, Dawn Eden, gave two talks on the campus of Hope College: "How Jesus’ Sacred Heart Healed My Memories" and "Thrill of the Chaste: Finding Fulfillment While Keeping Your Clothes On"
VIDEO AVAILABLE: Fr. David Vincent Meconi, S.J., gave a powerful talk on the idea of self-loathing in Augustine, February 2, 2015, as part of the Saint Benedict Forum's Catholic Speaker Series.
FAITH Magazine recently ran an article on Jared Ortiz, Director and Co-founder of the Saint Benedict Forum. The article discusses the gory details of Ortiz's conversion story as well as how the Saint Benedict Forum came into being. Well worth a read, though not for the faint of heart. Read the whole story here.