Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers
Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers is an internationally renowned speaker, author, and preacher. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Theological Studies Degree from the University of Dallas. He has appeared as a guest on numerous international Catholic radio and television programs, and is the host or co-host of several popular series on the Eternal Word Television Network. Deacon Harold, a Benedictine Oblate, is the author of the best-selling book, Behold the Man: A Catholic Vision of Male Spirituality, and has written the acclaimed work, Father Augustus Tolton: The Slave Who Became the First African American Priest. He is a member of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars and the Confraternity of Catholic Clergy.
Topic: “Meeting Jesus in the Beauty & Truth of the Catholic Faith”
Catholic speaker Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers will answer the question asked by so many fallen-away Catholics and the “Nones”: “Why should I listen to a Church that makes all of these rules that inhibit my freedom to do what I want?” Deacon Harold will explore what it means to have a loving and life-giving relationship with God, and how a proper understanding of the faith prepares the hearts of those who have left the faith to finally come home.