Learn what the church teaches on life and death

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The St. Croix Catholic Faith Formation community will host a biomedical conference for lay people from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, in St. Michael’s social hall, 611 S. Third St., in Stillwater.

The “Christian, Remember Your Dignity” conference will focus on the sacred nature of the human person and what the Catholic Church teaches about life and death issues.

Dr. Hanna Klaus, director of the Natural Family Planning Center of Washington, D.C., will be the keynote speaker. She has served as a Medical Mission Sister in more than 30 countries around the world and will speak on “The Truth About the Human Person.”

Other speakers will address dignity in dating, dignity in the womb, dignity in the medical field and dignity in dying.

Mass will be celebrated at 7:30 a.m. at St. Mary, 423 S. Fifth St., Stillwater, before registration begins at 8:15 a.m.

Cost for the day, including continental breakfast and lunch, is $25. Registration forms are available at http://www.sccff.net. For further information, call (651) 351-3175.

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