Gold Level Sponsors
Ascension Press is a publishing house that has built an excellent reputation for creating popular Catholic books and adult faith formation learning systems in the areas of scripture study, catechesis, inspiration and evangelization. Ascension is also a leading source for materials on the Theology of the Body and is the publisher of The Great Adventure Bible study materials. Recent best-selling titles include: Theology of the Body for Teens, NOISE, The DaVinci Deception, Theology of the Body for Beginners, A Guide to the Passion and A Guide to Narnia.
Ascension Press is your source for Catholic Bible study, Theology of the Body, Church history and bestselling Catholic books.
Our Sunday Visitor
Fr. John Francis Noll founded Our Sunday Visitor, a Catholic not-for-profit organization. It has grown to be one of the most successful weekly Catholic newspapers. The publishing division is responsible for the writing and promotion of six periodicals, which include: Our Sunday Visitor Newsweekly, Take Out: Family Faith on the Go, The Catholic Answer, The Priest, My Daily Visitor, and Grace In Action. In addition to the periodicals, Our Sunday Visitor publishes and markets over 500 products including books, tapes, software and education materials.
As a not-for-profit company, Our Sunday Visitor serves the Church not only with its products and services, but also by returning all of its net earnings to the Catholic community. Through the Our Sunday Visitor Institute, they fund Catholic projects throughout the United States, particularly those that seek to address religious illiteracy, contribute to the evangelization of the culture, link faith and morality, especially to young people, and explain and promote the dignity of the human person.
Normandy Farm has been chosen as the site for this year’s Congress. The beautiful, historic ambiance is the perfect setting for an intimate gathering of the world’s leading experts on Theology of the Body.
Accommodations can be reserved through the National Theology of the Body registration portal.
All accommodation reservations must be made through our secure online portal and cannot be booked directly through Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center.
Silver Level Sponsors
The Catholic Channel
Combining a modern talk format and open dialogue, The Catholic Channel focuses on Catholicism in the 21st Century, especially as it is lived in today’s world. The Catholic Channel addresses issues in the news and on the mind of the listeners – everything from what’s happening in the Church today, to the headline stories of current events and politics, to the latest in the world of entertainment, the arts and sports. Bringing a Catholic perspective to the world around us.
Bronze Level Sponsors
The mission of Ruah Woods is to restore the family and renew the culture by educating and training leaders and teachers to understand, embrace and evangelize the message of Theology of the Body, a vision of authentic sexuality that appeals to the deepest yearning of the human heart for love and union.
Couple to Couple League
The Couple to Couple League (CCL) is an international, Catholic, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and teaching fertility awareness (natural family planning) to married and engaged couples. It is essentially a volunteer organization because services are provided by professionally-trained volunteers who are supported by a small staff at the international headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. Local Chapters of the organization consist mainly of certified Teaching Couples and Promoters, along with other supportive members.
Whole Life Curriculum
Whole Life Curriculum is designed to build three elements into the value system of students: the sanctity of life, purity and social justice. It’s age appropriate and encourages the integration of each of these values into a foundational worldview. A purposeful curriculum, designed for students from kindergarten through twelfth grade, is an essential resource as we attempt to impact how our students see themselves and how they make choices that will affirm their own value and the value of those in the world around them.
My Catholic Faith Delivered
My Catholic Faith Delivered provides in-depth learning programs and video tutorials on the web for all levels of knowledge of the Catholic faith. This is accomplished by combining Catholic content with innovative technology. It is the ideal program for a teacher or a catechist looking for resources and courses, and for a Catholic who simply wants a better understanding of the faith. These fantastic courses are available on the Internet anytime, anywhere—making learning convenient and fun. Our dynamic courses feature engaging lessons, interactive activities, and immediate assessments that give real-time feedback on learner progress.
CatholicTV®/CatholicTV.com is a beacon of Hope and a unique Herald of the simple, yet profound Message of Jesus Christ, Who is made truly present among us in the Breaking of the Bread. Utilizing powerful technology, we strive to connect People of Faith. Through relevant, inspiring and prayerful programming we educate, teaching the Wisdom of God in the Catholic Tradition, endeavoring to move people of all ages, cultures and attitudes toward the Fullness of Life.
Janet Smith Keynote
Human Life International America
Human Life International America will be hosting the Wednesday dinner where Dr. Janet Smith will address the Congress.
The mission of Human Life International America is to create effective opposition to the culture of death around the world. With 99 satellite offices in 87 countries, HLI is the largest international pro-life and missionary organization in the world. HLI believes the specific concerns and needs of local communities can be best identified by those who live there.
Motive is an innovative and successful marketing and content development company focused on serving and accessing enormous niche audiences. Motive designed and executed the grass-roots marketing campaign for Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ, one of the most successful movie campaigns ever.
Provident Films brings remarkable, high-impact stories to passionate movie audiences through theatrical and direct-to-DVD releases. Our stories of hope, love, and faith touch the hearts and lives of everyday people in extraordinary ways. As part of Nashville-based Provident Music Group, Provident Films utilizes more than three decades of experience in bringing high-impact entertainment to faith-based audiences. The leaders of the Provident Films team have experience working on some of the most popular faith-based films, including FIREPROOF, the leading independent film of 2008, and Facing the Giants, the surprise theatrical hit of 2006.
Mission of Faith/Children of the Father Foundation
Stewardship: A Mission of Faith and Children of the Father Foundation will be co-hosting the Thursday lunch session where Dr. Michael Waldstein will address the Congress.
Stewardship: A Mission of Faith seeks to help others live out the purpose of our lives to know, love and serve God so that we may live with Him forever in Heaven.
Children of the Father Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity founded in 1997 to act as a catalyst to demonstrate that normal, sports-loving, everyday guys and gals can grow in holiness and not be embarrassed to do it. The Foundation’s specific goal is to get as many people as possible to make their consecration to God through God’s Mother and our Mother, who was the perfect imitator of God. This consecration unleashes a very special grace on the individual who makes it. The Foundation is now the largest provider of free consecration materials in the world through its Friends of Our Lady Apostolate run by Patricia Sohm and Jan Ellis Duncan.