The Bishops of Montana initiated this series of conferences in 2010 to raise awareness and educate and inspire on issues that pose a serious threat to human life and dignity.
Keynote speaker Cardinal Daniel DiNardois the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, home to 1.3 million Catholics. Ordained to the priesthood in the Diocese of Pittsburgh in 1977, he went on to earn his Master of Philosophy from Catholic University of America in Washington D.C., and degrees of Sacred Theology from Pontifical Gregorian University and Patristic Institute of Augustinianum. Ordained a bishop for the Diocese of Sioux City, Iowa in 1997, Cardinal DiNardo was named Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston in 2006 and received the pallium from Pope Benedict XVI later that year. He was appointed to the College of Cardinals in 2007 and acted as a Cardinal-Elector in the 2013 Papal Conclave. In addition to currently serving a three year term as the Vice-President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Cardinal DiNardo is also a member of the Pontifical Council for Culture, the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, the Pontifical Council for the Economy, and is on the Board of Trustees of The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.
Camille Pauley is the President of Healing the Culture, an internationally renowned non-profit organization that she co-founded with Fr. Robert Spitzer in 2003. Healing the Culture develops and implements pro-life educational resources and programs and has been a significant influence in the effort against abortion and euthanasia. Before co-founding Healing the Culture, Camille served as the