New York Catholic Men's ConferenceThis weekend, Fordham will be the site of the inaugural New York Catholic Men’s Conference, a new initiative from the Archdiocese of New York.

The daylong conference, which promises to draw more than 500 men from New York City, Staten Island, and upstate New York, is cosponsored by the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education.

New York Catholic Men’s Conference
Saturday, March 21
7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Rose Hill Campus | Fordham University
Bronx, NY

Themed “Men, Be Who You Are!”, the conference will provide an opportunity for men throughout the Archdiocese to examine their spiritual lives. The goal is to help men cultivate a personal spirituality by encouraging participation in Church sacraments and promoting an active prayer life.

Speakers include:

  • Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York
  • Joe Kleck, former New York Jets defensive lineman
  • Damon Owens, executive director and lecturer at the Theology of the Body Institute

Read more on the conference website.

For more information about attending, contact Kim Quatela at 646-794-3198, or by email.


Joanna Klimaski Mercuri is a staff writer in the News & Media Relations Bureau. She can be reached at (212) 636-7175 or [email protected]