2017 Lay Assembly

“Yes, God!” – Committing to the Marianist Movement

An Assembly of the Marianist Lay Community of North America

Held at the University of Dayton – Dayton, Ohio

July 13-16, 2017


Echo Mary’s “Yes!”

Be a model of Church in the Modern World
Bring Christ to the World


The Assembly is an opportunity for ALL Marianists to

  • Join together and commit to the Marianist Movement
  • Understand how we can all be agents of change as Blessed William Joseph Chaminade called all people to be

Hear nationally known speakers:

Sr. Ilia Delio, OSF  — Sr. Simone Campbell, SSS  — Bro. Ray Fitz, SM

Other important learning and networking opportunities

Break-out Interest Sessions — Celebration of the Eucharist — Prayer

Tours of Dayton Marianist ministries — Exhibitors — Witness “Spectacle” the Marianist musical

This weekend is family-friendly and includes a complete program for children

This gathering is open to everyone who shares the Marianist Charism – Lay, SM, FMI, members of Marianist associations, retreat centers, educators, and those who want to learn more about the Marianists.

Registrations are being processed by the University of Dayton.

Find more workshop details and registration at: assembly2017.mlc-na.org or assembly2017.mlnna.org