Lecture begins Friday, August 14th at 7:30pm. Doors open at 6:30, event concludes at approximately 9:00pm. 

This lecture is presented by The Bishop Keane Institute, a ministry of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and the talk will be held at Bethel Church - 1705 Todds Lane, Hampton, VA 23666 

About the Speaker
Bishop-Elect Robert Barron is the founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries and currently the Rector of Mundelein Seminary in Chicago. He created and is the host of Catholicism, a groundbreaking, award winning documentary about the Catholic Faith. This ten part DVD series has been viewed in parishes, schools and on television.  

Bishop-Elect Barron received a Master’s Degree in Philosophy from Catholic University of America and a doctorate in Sacred Theology from the Institut Catholique de Paris. He has taught at Pontifical North American College in Rome, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome, University of Notre Dame and currently is teaching at University of St. Mary of the Lake in Illinois.

Besides numerous books, essays and articles to his credit, Father Barron also is prolific in his use of YouTube, DVD and other media in order to reach as many seekers as possible. He also has appeared on NBC, PBS, FOX News, CNN, and EWTN. His website, Word On Fire, has reached nearly 4 million people. Father Barron may also be enjoyed at many conferences as the keynote speaker.

The Bishop Keane Institute
The Bishop Keane Institute brings the leading voices in Catholic thought, ministry and education to Hampton, VA, as a way of engaging our local community in the ongoing and wider mission of Christ’s Church. More Information at the Bishop Keane Institute Website


Purchasing Tickets

Tickets have sold out; however, we have a wait list here at St. Bridget, and you also can sign up for the wait list on the Keane Institute Website.

Bus Transportation & Waitlist Signup
A bus has been chartered to leave from St. Bridget at 4:45 on the afternoon of the event, and several seats are still available.  
To get on our wait list or reserve a seat on the bus, contact:

Jackie Dwyer of the Liturgy Committee. (804) 285-4862 or


Contact Info

Saint Bridget Catholic Church
6006 Three Chopt Road
Richmond, Virginia 23226

Office & Clergy: (804) 282-9511
Fax: (804) 285-7227

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