Conference: John Timon, First Bishop of Buffalo
Fri Sep 22nd, 2017 - 1 to 5 pm
Commemorating John Timon's legacy in our diocese on the 150th anniversary of his death
Buffalo's first bishop, John Timon, left a lasting legacy in our area with the many social services, health care entities, and educational institutions he established while here. On the 150th anniversary of his death, we will explore Timon's life before Buffalo, his time as bishop, and learn about the gifts he left our diocese that thrive still today.
1:00 Welcome and Opening Prayer | Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, Bishop of Buffalo
1:20 Timon Before Buffalo | Dr. Paul Lubienecki, Christ the King Seminary
1:40 Timon: Buffalo's First Catholic Bishop | Dr. Dennis Castillo, Christ the King Seminary
2:00 Break, view displays
2:30 Timon & Health Care | Sisters Hospital
2:50 Timon & the Buffalo Deaf Community | St. Mary's School for the Deaf
3:10 Break, view displays
3:40 Timon & Catholic Higher Education | Niagara University
4:00 Timon & Catholic High Schools | Nardin Academy
4:20 Caring for Orphans from Bishop Timon to Father Baker Msgr. Paul Burkard, Baker Victory Services
5:00 Program concludes
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Single Registration - Timon Conference
There is no cost for this event; however registration is required so that we can make the appropriate accommodations. If registering more than one person, indicate the total quantity. We will then ask you for each registrant's name and email on separate screens.
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