Freedom Forum event in Mendota, MN


Freedom Forum (PDF flier)

Saturday, June 22, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon)

Church of St. Peter
1405 Highway 13
Mendota, MN 55150

Speakers include: Dr. Seana Sugrue, Dr. J. Brian Benestad, and Jason Adkins.

  • What is religious freedom?
  • What is the difference between freedom to worship and freedom to practice religion?
  • Why is there a separation of church and state?
  • How do we publicly live our faith?

Please join us for this enlightening event with nationally known speakers:

     Dr. Seana Sugrue,  Associate Professor of American Studies, Ave Maria University
     Dr. J. Brian Benestad, Professor of Theology, Director of Catholic Studies, University of Scranton
     Jason Adkins, Executive Director, Minnesota Catholic Conference

Mass begins at 8:00 a.m. at the Church of St. Peter in Mendota, followed by the forum from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

This event is free, but a free-will offering will be accepted.


Additional Information

For more information, please contact Sonya Flomo at (651) 291-4515.

Sponsored by the Office of Marriage, Family, and Life for the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.


June 22, 2013 at 8:00am - 12pm


Church of St. Peter, Mendota, MN 55150