National speaker Jon Leonetti will be giving two inspiring talks throughout the diocese next week!
Jon Leonetti is a nationally known Catholic speaker, best-selling author and radio host who conveys a message of lasting fulfillment in Jesus Christ. Through Jon’s keynote presentations and parish missions, thousands of Catholics each year discover the freedom Christ offers by way of his life and love.
Jon’s the author of three books: Mission Of The Family, Your God Is Too Boring and, The Art of Getting Over Yourself: And Why You’ll Be Happier When You Do. Jon’s first two books are published and featured in Matthew Kelly’s Dynamic Catholic Book Program. Jon’s writings and talks have been endorsed by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz, New York Times Bestselling author Immaculee Ilibagiza, Mark Hart, Christ Stefanick, Brandon Vogt and more.
Jon believes that our deepest longing for happiness and wholeness is fulfilled in the encounter with Jesus Christ. Through prayer, the Sacraments, family life, and the help of Mary and the saints, Jon wants to cultivate an intimate relationship with Jesus, and help others do the same.
With this message Jon has been featured and interviewed by the nations top Catholic websites, blogs and radio shows, helping Catholics in all walks of life to fall in love and stay in love with the living God.
At home, Jon enjoys reading, sports, exercising, coffee and, most of all, spending time with his wife Teresa and their children Joseph and Gianna. Jon is currently pursuing a master’s degree in moral theology.
Jon will be speaking as part of the Bishop’s Lecture Series at Assumption Parish in Westport on Thursday, October 4 at 7 pm.
On Friday, October 5 Jon will be the keynote speaker at the Formation Day for Ministry Leaders being hosted in Queen of Saints Hall at the Catholic Center in Bridgeport from 9 am-2 pm. Leonetti’s talk, “Your God is too Boring”, will explore how we can avoid growing bored in our faith by rediscovering who God is and the changes that makes in our lives.
To find out more information on these exciting events, and to register, visit: www.formationreimagined.org.