McHenry County Catholic Prayer Breakfast

Sat, October 11, 2014 


Holy Mass - 7:30 am

SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church

410 North First Street, Cary, IL 60013

(no cost to attend Mass)

Join our Principal Celebrant

 The Most Reverend

David J. Malloy

Bishop of Rockford

Bishop Malloy will celebrate Mass with Fr. Michael Schmitz, this year's Keynote Speaker and several Priests from across the McHenry County Deanory.





Prayer Breakfast - 9:00 am

Holiday Inn Crystal Lake,

800 South Route 31 Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Breakfast: $35/person  Tables of 10 available: /$350



Keynote Speech by


Father Michael Schmitz

Father Michael Schmitz, director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Duluth as well as the chaplain for the Newman Center at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, inspires and educates through his priesthood and preaching. Acclaimed speaker, and theologian, Father Michael Schmitz is featured on several Lighthouse Catholic Media CD’s distributed in over 40 countries world-wide.






Special Guest Speaker

Sheila Liaugminas

Sheila Liaugminas is an Emmy Award winning journalist with extensive experience in both secular and religious journalism. Sheila's radio show "A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas" can be heard on Relavant Radio, broadcast over 33 stations in 13 states and across the world via the internet.  She has reported for Time magazine for more than twenty years and has been published in the Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, the National Catholic Register and the National Review Online. Sheila is married with two sons: one is a priest for the Archdiocese of Chicago who just received his STL degree in May and the other a graduate student and writer, studying abroad. She resides in Chicago, Illinois. 


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