2017 Convocation Preliminary Schedule

2017 NFPC Convocation
Majestic Garden Hotel, Anaheim, CA


PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE

Time Event
April 24, Monday
8:00 am – Noon Exhibitor Set-up
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration Open
11:00 am – Noon New Delegate Orientation
Noon – 5:00 pm Exhibits Open
3:00 pm – 12:00 am Chapel Open
12:30 pm – 3:00 pm Council of Consultors Lunch meeting
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Opening Reception
6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Opening Prayer, Welcome, Introductions
6:30 pm Dinner
7:30 pm CARA presentation  – Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Post-Prandial   Reception
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Hospitality Room Open
April 25, Tuesday
7:00 am – 12:00 am Chapel Open
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits Open
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration Open
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Morning Prayer
9:30 am – 10:30 am CCLV report, Fr. Luke Ballman
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break
10:45 – Noon Plenary session [Kevin Appleby- Immigration/Migration]
Noon – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Plenary session [Fr. Ken Simpson – Millennials/Young Adults]
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm Depart for Christ Cathedral
3:30 pm-4:45 pm Tour of Cathedral
5:00 pm Convocation Eucharist, principal celebrant and homilist, Bishop Arturo Cepeda, Auxiliary Bishop of Detroit, NFPC’s Episcopal liaison to the USCCB
6:15 pm-7:00 pm Reception
7:00 pm-8:30 pm NFPC Awards Banquet
8:30 pm Depart for Hotel
9:00 pm Hospitality room open
April 26, Wednesday
7:00 am – 12:00 am Chapel Open
7:30 am – 8:00 am Eucharist
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration Open
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits Open
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am   9:30 am Morning Prayer
9:30 am – 10:15 am NFPC President’s Report
10:15 am – 10:30 Break
10:30 am – 12:30 pm State of the Presbyterate – Input discussion and Issue Raising Forum
12:30 pm Pick up box lunch for free afternoon & evening on your own
April 27, Thursday
7:00 am Chapel Open
8:00 am – 11:00 am Exhibits Open
7:30 am – 8: 00 am Eucharist
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Morning Prayer
9:30 am – 11:00 am Plenary Session [Bishop Robert McElroy – “The Pastoral Theology of Pope Francis”]
11:00 am Expression of gratitude and departure