Advocating for public policy that protects life and human dignity is the mission of the Minnesota Catholic Conference, and that mission will underscore all discussions at the conference’s Catholics at the Capitol event Feb. 19 in St. Paul.continue at The Catholic Spirit
Sponsored by the MCC, the daylong event at the St. Paul RiverCentre and the Minnesota State Capitol will include speakers Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia, who will talk about faithful citizenship, and actor Jim Caviezel, who portrayed Jesus in “The Passion of the Christ” in 2004. Caviezel plans to address discipleship, organizers said.
The first of what has become a biennial event was held in 2017 and drew 1,000 people. This year, organizers expect more than 2,000 people from every legislative district in the state.