Thursday, June 8
 

8:30 AM

 

Morning Prayer

9:15 Coffee/Tea and scones
9:30 Welcome and opening remarks
9:45 Session 1 – David Yeago
“Martin Luther’s Evangelical Retrieval of Medieval Wisdom”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
11:15 Break and book signings
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 Session 2 – Chris Armstrong
“Reclaiming Our Abolished Humanity: Medieval Resources for Embodied Life”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
2:30 Break
3:00 Session 3 – Evan Howard
“New Monastic Retrieval and Reformation Evaluation: A Few Reflections”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
4:30 Evening Prayer
5:00 Dinner out
7:00 Public lecture – Rod Dreher 
Why the Church in America needs the Benedict Option”
8:00 Book signing
 

Friday, June 9

 

8:30 AM

 

Morning Prayer

9:15 Coffee/Tea and scones
9:30 Welcome and opening remarks
9:45 Session 4 – Kevin Hughes
“Most Lowly: Simplicity, Poverty and Solidarity in the Franciscan Life”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
11:15 Break and book signings
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 Session 5 – Susan Phillips
“Retrieving the Ancient Practice of Spiritual Direction in an Age of Self-Help”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
2:30 Break
3:00 Session 6 – Rod Dreher
“Wonder Incarnate: Mont-Saint-Michel & the Benedict Option”
Keynote panel response
Q&A
4:30 Evening Prayer
5:00 Conference concludes