Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament

Province of Saint Ann

St Ann Crown red

Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament

Province of Saint Ann

St Ann Crown red

2023 Eucharistic Congress

Renewing Our Eucharistic Spirituality

Reserve August 4-6 on your 2023 calendars to come together as One Body in Christ at the Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament Saint Ann Province Center in suburban Cleveland Ohio for a Eucharistic Congress, Renewing Our Eucharistic Spirituality.
All in the Eymardian Family are welcome: Blessed Sacrament Religious, Servants of the Blessed Sacrament, Associates of the Blessed Sacrament and everyone involved in Eucharistic Spirituality.
The schedule for Friday through Sunday includes Keynote Speakers, Workshops and Activities, Mass and prayer, social gatherings and a banquet.


*Friday Evening: Renewing Eucharistic Spirituality, Father Darren Maslen SSS

*Saturday Morning: Saint Peter Julian Eymard and the Real Presence, Sister Catherine Marie Caron SSS

*Saturday Afternoon: Eucharist for Our Time, Father Norman B. Pelletier SSS .

*Sunday Afternoon: Eucharist Guiding us to Change, Father Darren Maslen SSS


Workshop and Activity times are 11:15 am, 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm. Each participant will have the opportunity to attend three workshops or activities (any combination) if they choose.

WI – Workshop #1: The Eucharist as Paschal Mystery: making space and time for God to move into our lives, Father Bill Fickel SSS

W2 – Workshop #2: Writings of St. Peter Julian Eymard on the Real Presence, Brother Michael Perez SSS

W3 – Workshop #3: Reviewing “Holy Communion and Worship of the Eucharist Outside of Mass”: rituals for communal celebration with prayer in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament, Father John Thomas Lane SSS

W4 – Workshop #4: Engaging Youth in the Eucharist, Evamarie Mickol

W5 – Workshop #5: Ongoing Formation in Eucharistic Spirituality for Associates, Father John Keenan SSS


A1 – Activity #1: Tour of the Gardens, Brother Gary LaVerdiere SSS

A2 – Activity #2: Tour of the Heritage Room, Father Norman Pelletier SSS

A3 – Activity #3: Prayer in the Presence of the Blessed Sacrament in the Church Chapel or Saint Ann Shrine

Download pdf – Renewing Our Eucharistic Spirituality Congress brochure with complete information on registering, daily schedule and Keynote, Workshop and Activity descriptions

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