SPECIAL M.C.A.A. ANNOUNCEMENT
National Black Catholic Congress XI
July 19-22, 2012
JW Marriott Hotel
What is â€śCongressâ€ť?
A convocation of two to three thousand people from across the USA, Canada and the
An assembly to consider the concerns of Black Catholics in America,
A starting point for a five-year plan of action guiding American American Ministries,
A four day celebration of Catholic and African American faith, identity and culture,
A unique space, where Blacks who are Catholic and Catholics who are Black are, just
once every five years, a majority voice,
A conference, with panels, exhibits, and cultural events to discover and share best
practices in evangelization and social ministry
A spiritual uplift of glorious Eucharistic celebrations with dozens of concelebrants,
superb music, inspirational dance and homilies,
Professional development for parish and diocesan staff in Black Catholic ministries,
sharing their strengths and refreshing their work,
A not to be missed event for youth and young adults, with a full program designed
for the next generation of Black Catholics.
a) $225.00 per personÂ
b) $200.00 per person for a special group rate
Note:Â Diocese of Rockville Centre MCAA members attending together as a delegation would receive the special group rate.
Flat room rate:Â $140.00 including taxes
(single, double, triple, quad)
Please check this space to find out more about Congress as information becomes available to M.C.A.A.