Diamond Jubilee Lecture Series

We hope you can join us for one or all of the speakers for the St. Emily Diamond Jubilee Lecture Series!

Patrick McCaskey is a Chicago Bears board member and the Bears’ Vice President of Special  Projects. He has been working for the Bears since 1974. He is going for the Bears’ longevity record. He needs 30 more years.

Pat is also Chairman of Sports Faith International, a non-profit a Chicago-based initiative dedicated to inspiring and transforming our culture through the world of sports. He is the author of five books: “Bear with Me: A Family History of George Halas and the Chicago Bears”, “Sports and Faith: Stories of the Devoted and the Devout”, “Pillars of the NFL: Coaches Who Have Won Three or More Championships”, “Sports and Faith: More Stories of the Devoted and the Devout” and “Pilgrimage: A Sports & Faith Series Book”

Father Matthew has been a pastor in both Chicago and in a mission parish in Mexico, as well as being an Army chaplain who served in four deployments in Afghanistan.

He will speak about “Bringing Your Child Back to Church”. How can we communicate the importance and grace we find in gathering for the Eucharist?

Check back for more speakers!