Bishops’ Pro-Life Banquet & Conference site for registration info:

Pro-Life Banquet and Conference

Friday, September 17, 2021 5:30 pm & Saturday, September 18, 2021 5:00 pm Embassy Suites Lincoln

Join us for the 2021 Bishops’ Pro-Life Banquet and Conference – A People of Life and for Life: The Next 25 Years of Evangelium Vitae.

We are pleased to welcome keynote speaker Archbishop Joseph Naumann, Bishop of Kansas City, Kansas and chairman of the USCCB Committee of Pro-Life Activities, for our Friday night banquet.

We are also excited to offer free childcare to Banquet attendees for children ages 5-12. Please see the Banquet Childcare Registration in the links listed below for more details.

For those interested or needing hotel room reservations, please find further information below the schedule for special room rates at the Embassy Suites.

Pro-Life Banquet (Friday, September 17)
5:30 p.m. – Cocktail Hour
6:30 p.m. – Dinner, Keynote Address, and Award Ceremony

Pro-Life Conference (Saturday, September 18)
8:30 a.m. – Rosary
9:00 a.m. – Renewing the Self (Father Sean Kilcawley)
10:00 a.m. – Renewing the Family (Prof. Maria Fedoryka)
11:30 a.m. – Renewing the Political Community (Congressman Jeff Fortenberry)
12:15 p.m. – Lunch
1:15 p.m. – Lightning Round Mini-Sessions (Part I)
*The Do’s & Dont’s of Abortion Dialogue (Paige Brown)
*The Looming Threats of the Culture of Death (Marion Miner)
*The Dobbs Case and Preparing for a Post-Roe v. Wade World (Marion Miner)
*Building the Future of the Pro-Life Movement
2:30 p.m. – Lightning Round Mini-Sessions (Part II)
*The Laity & Family on Mission for Life
*Suffering, Death, and Difficult Decisions (Tom Venzor)
*Living a Consistent Ethic of Life
4:00 p.m. – End Program

Hotel Room Reservation Information: The NCC obtained a special room rate of $134/night for those interested or needing a room for the banquet and conference. To reserve a room with this rate, please click the link below or copy and paste the following link into your internet browser:,WW,HILTONLINK,en,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

If you have any questions, please contact the Nebraska Catholic Conference (402-477-7517).

Contact Info

Paige Brown