Are you being the man God is calling you to be? The salvation of your family, your peers and Western civilization itself depend on it. The forces of evil are attacking true manhood, and it's up to you to live it and pass on the Catholic faith.
Bring your son, your father, your brother, your uncle or your nephew — especially if they have only known what the world calls "manhood."
7:00 p.m. – Doors open
7:30 p.m. – Welcome
8:00 p.m. – Roundtable discussion of some CM staff (new faces!)
Doug Barry - Doug Barry, devoted husband and father of five, is the founder and director of the Catholic ministry RADIX. Since 1992 he has traveled both nationally and internationally to help spread and defend the Catholic faith. Speaking to young and old alike through television, radio and live appearances, Doug is also well known for his powerful one-man performance of The Passion of Christ, which has been aired on EWTN and performed live both nationally and internationally. Doug was co-host for EWTN's television program 'Life on the Rock’ for 8 years, and is currently host for EWTN’s new television program ‘BATTLE READY.’ To learn more about Doug and his work, please visit his website by clicking here.
Jesse Romero - Jesse is a full-time bilingual Catholic Lay Evangelist, who is nationally acclaimed for his dynamic, upbeat Christ centered preaching. His preaching apostolate is "On Fire Evangelization." Jesse is a resident of Arizona and a retired Los Angeles Deputy Sheriff who has been married to his wife Anita since 1983, and is parent of three children and grandchildren. To learn more about Jesse and his work, please visit his website by clicking here.
9:00 a.m. – Registration, Continental breakfast
9:45 a.m. – Stephen Wynne, Emcee opening remarks
10:00–10:50 a.m. – Michael Voris, "Confronting Toxic Femininity"
10:50 a.m. – COFFEE / TEA / SOFT DRINKS / BOTTLED WATER BREAK / CONFESSIONS
11:00–11:50 a.m. – Doug Barry, "First Line of Defense"
12:00–12:50 p.m. – LUNCH BREAK "TEX MEX" BUFFET
12:30 p.m. – CONFESSIONS
1:00–1:50 p.m. – Simon Rafe, "Rules For Radicals"
2:00–2:50 p.m. – Jesse Romero, "The Virtue of Sacrifice"
2:30 p.m. – Light refreshments available
3:00 p.m. – Chaplet of Divine Mercy
3:20 p.m. – BREAK (submit questions on index cards); CONFESSIONS
3:30–4:30 p.m. – Q & A: Michael Voris, Doug Barry, Simon Rafe, Jesse Romero
4:30 p.m. – Rosary, followed by Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
6:00 p.m. – Program concludes
9:00 a.m. - breakfast on your own at the hotel with Michael and the speakers
(Complimentary shuttle service to/from Detroit Metro airport - DTW; simply call the hotel at (313) 336-3340 to make a reservation, or when your flight arrives. And warm chocolate chip cookies upon check-in!)
Watch this episode of The Vortex filmed on the set of The Download with the 2017 attendees.
Dearborn Andiamo – Fine dining – Dearborn (Michigan Avenue)
Ford’s Garage – American food specializing in a wide variety of burgers - Dearborn (Michigan Avenue)
Ollies Lebanese Cuisine – Ford Road (Across from DoubleTree by Hilton hotel)
Tijuana’s Authentic Mexican Kitchen – Detroit – Ford Road (Just past DoubleTree by Hilton hotel)
Unburger Grill – The Vegan Choice – Downtown Dearborn (Michigan Avenue)
Dairy Queen – Dearborn Heights, MI (Ford Road)
Maharaja Grill – Downtown Dearborn (Michigan Avenue)
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