2019 Symposium on the Church & Sport
Sports, Education & Pastoral Care

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Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome - Jack Swarbrick, Director of Athletics, University of Notre Dame
Sports & the Church's Pastoral Mission to the Young - Bishop Donald Hying, Diocese of Gary, IN

Morning Keynote Address
Catholics & Youth Sports: An Alternative Tradition - Patrick Kelly, SJ, Seattle University

Youth Sports & the Church's Pastoral Ministry (Panel)
Vince Guider, North Lawndale Kinship Director, Old St. Pat's Church, Chicago, IL
Ed Hastings, Professor of Theology, Villanova University
Michael Poole, Director of Positive Outlook, South Bend, IN
Kristin Sheehan, Program Director of Play Like a Champion Today Educational Series

Afternoon Keynote Address
Sports & Peace-Making: Violence Prevention & Character Education
Phil Andrew, Director of Violence Prevention Initiatives, Archdiocese of Chicago