Diocese of Los Angeles & the West
Parish Life Conference
Hosted by: St. Michael Church, Van Nuys, CA
Los Angeles Airport Marriott ~ July 5 - 9, 2017


Day Time Speaker Topic
Wednesday July 5 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Adam Roberts Archdiocese Documentary Preview: Becoming Truly Human
Thursday July 6 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM Carole Buleza Spiritual But Not Religious: What Does This Mean for Orthodoxy?
Thursday July 6 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM OPEN  
Thursday July 6 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Metropolitan JOSEPH Teen Discussion with Metropolitan JOSEPH
Thursday July 6 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM Michelle Moujaes Intentional Parenting in a Reckless World
Thursday July 6  1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Very Reverend Joseph Purpura Our Identity as Orthodox Christian in the world of Social Media
Thursday July 6 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Very Reverend Joseph Copeland God’s house as a house of prayer, an icon of His Kingdom, and place of the Sacraments 
Friday July 7

10:00 AM - 11:30 PM Very Reverend Timothy Baclig The Pursuit of Priorities - Learning how to identify temptations and put them into proper perspective
Friday July 7 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Very Reverend Alban West

What prevents God’s house from being a ‘House of Prayer?’ and what we must do to properly prepare in entering God’s House and receiving the Sacraments.
Saturday July 8 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Reverend Calinic Berger God’s House as the place where we pray ‘…for all nations’ and as the universal home of the members of His Kingdom.









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Events Descriptions






Hotel Reservation Deadline: June 15, 2017

Souvenir Journal Deadline: CLOSED
Vendor Deadline: CLOSED
Early Bird Deadline: CLOSED
Kid's Club: June 25, 2017
Online Registration Deactivated: July 2, 2017

Creative Festivals Deadline: April 1, 2017
Oratorical Festival Deadline: June 20, 2017
Bible Bowl Deadline: June 20, 2017
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