|Posted by Jeanine Jelinek on January 4, 2018 at 1:15 AM|
Abbot Austin, Fr. James, and Br. Paul attend the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, FOCUS - SLS18, event at McCormick Place in Chicago, January 2-6, 2018. FOCUS is a Catholic outreach whose mission is to share the gospel with college students. Details about the SLS18 Conference and the ministry of FOCUS can be found at https://sls18.com/.
This year's event promises to gather over 8,000 attendees.
Abbot Austin visits with Becca Siar (Dir. of Campus Ministry) and students from UIC and an alum of Belmont Abbey College.
Abbot Austin with Bishop Robert Barron, renowned theologian and alumnus of Benet Academy, at this year's FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students) event. Bishop Barron gave the keynote at FOCUS on Tuesday night.