2018 Convention Schedule-Phoenix

2018 CONVENTION SCHEDULE
(All Executive Members Arrive on Tuesday, July 31, 2018)

Theme: A Global Church in a Globalized World: The Implications for the Church in Africa

Tuesday, July 31, 2018:

6:00pm – 7:00pm............................................................................................ National Executive Dinner

7:00pm – 9:00pm.......................................................................................... National Executive Meeting

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018:

1:00pm – 6:00pm.................................................................................................... General Registration

6:00pm – 7:15pm........................................................................................................................ Dinner

7:30pm – 8:00pm.......................................................................................................... Gathering Ritual

8:00pm – 8:15pm........................................................ Address of Welcome by Host Chapter Coordinator 

8:30pm – 9:30pm.............................................................................................. Holy Hour and Adoration
                                                                                                                          (Night Prayer in Private)

Thursday, August 2, 2018:

7:30am – 8:30am.................................................................................................................... Breakfast

8:30am – 9:00am........................................................................................................... Morning Prayer

9:00am – 9:15am........................................... Address of Welcome by National President, Fr. Henry Atem

9:15am – 9:30am.............................. Address by SCDC Program Coordinator, Sr. Joanna Okereke, HHCJ

9:30am – 9:45am................................................... Address by Bishop Joseph Tyson, Chairman, PCMRT

9:45am – 10:00am............................ Address by Frederick Adamson, Vicar General – Diocese of Phoenix

10:00am – 11:00am .......... Keynote Address: The Cross Cultural Effects of Globalization on the Practice of
                                           Catholic Faith in Africa and America by Fr. Aniedi Okure, OP, PhD

11:00am – 11:20am.................................................................................... Q & A from Keynote Address

11:20am – 11:30am...................................................................................................................... Break

11:30am – 1:30pm ... Small Group discussion on the consequences of Globalization on the church in Africa

1:30pm – 2:30pm............................................................................................................... Lunch Break

2:30pm – 3:30pm................................................................................................................... Free Time

3:30pm – 5:00pm...................................................................... Clergy/Women Religious group meetings

5:30pm – 6:45pm.................................................................................................. Evening Prayer/Mass

7:00pm – 8:00pm........................................................................................................................ Dinner

8:30pm – 9:30pm.............................................................................................. Holy Hour and Adoration
                                                                                                                          (Night Prayer in Private)

Friday, August 3, 2018:

7:30am – 8:30am.................................................................................................................... Breakfast

8:30am – 9:00am........................................................................................................... Morning Prayer

9:000am–11:00am ...................................................... ACCCRUS Chapter reports and Business Meeting

11:30am – 5:00pm................................................................................................... Tour of Phoenix, AZ

5:30pm – 7:00pm.......................................................................................................................... Mass

7:00pm – 8:30pm........................................................................................................................ Dinner

9:00pm – 1:00am.................................................................................................................. Gala Night

 

Saturday, August 4, 2018:

8:30am........................................................................................................................................ Mass

9:00am............................................................................................................. Breakfast and Departure