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Monday, March 13, 2023

5:30 pm ET  –  Holy Mass, Saint John Paul II National Shrine. Celebrant TBD
6:30 pm ET to 8:30 pm ET – VIP Reception (same location). *Additional ticket required for the reception which includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and live music.

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Marriott Marquis – 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC
6:00 am ET  –  Doors open / Exhibit Tables open
7:00 am ET –  Program* begins: All guests must be seated

Welcome
Invocation and Meal Blessing
Pledge of Allegiance
Recitation of the Divine Mercy Chaplet
Presentation of the Christifideles Laici Award
Breakfast served
Special Guest Speaker:  Professor Carter Snead (Director of the de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture at the University of Notre Dame)
Keynote Address:  Most Reverend Borys Gudziak (Archeparch of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia)
Benediction

9:00 am ET – Program Concludes

Join us for Holy Mass at 9:45 am in a private gathering space at the hotel following the Breakfast program. The specific location will be announced after the program.

*Final program subject to change


VIGIL MASS AND VIP EVENING RECEPTION

Our pre-event celebrations will take place on Monday evening at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine. Located in Northeast DC, the beautiful JPII Shrine features plenty of free parking and/or is a quick Uber ride from downtown DC.

Holy Mass will be celebrated in the chapel at the Shrine. No ticket is required for Holy Mass, but guests are asked to RSVP for planning purposes.

VIP Cocktail Reception (a separate ticket is required, $150). Heavy hors d’oeuvres, full bar, live jazz, and a brief reflection will be offered.

TRANSPORTATION & PARKING for the Breakfast event.

Limited valet parking is available at the Marriott Marquis ($38/day). The closest Metro is Yellow/Green line (Mt. Vernon Sq/7th St Convention Center). There are several public parking garages in the area. Try SpotHero to find a great rate online.

TABLE DETAILS

All tables seat 10 persons. You do not need to have the names of all table guests at the time of registration. However, table guest names (and emails) must be submitted no later than March 7, 2023, so we can have your guests listed on the master list at check-in. You can add the names yourself via the registration page, OR email us the names/emails at hello@catholicprayerbreakfast.org

TABLETOP EXHIBITS in the GALLERY OF CATHOLIC WORKS

This annual collection of notable Catholic organizations, apostolates, and businesses is a popular attraction. Open before and after the Breakfast. (The $850 fee includes one 6′ table and two chairs and up to two breakfast tickets if requested.) Limited exhibits available – reserve today!

MULTIPLE INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

If you purchase multiple individual tickets (2 to 9 tickets) and would like to be seated together, please send an email with your seating request and the names of your guests to hello@catholicprayerbreakfast.org. It is best if groups who wish to purchase 2-9 tickets have one individual make the purchase for the group.

PAPER TICKETS

There are no paper tickets for this event. A master list of names will be available on-site with table assignments. It is suggested that you print your confirmation email and bring with you to the event. **TICKETS ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE**

HOTEL ROOMS

A limited number of hotel rooms at the Marriott Marquis are available for the night of March 13, 2023. The NCPB rate is $299 per night plus taxes. Please visit the Marriott website here to book your room.

TICKET DEADLINE

No tickets will be available after March 7, 2023, or until tickets are sold out.

REFUNDS

All sales are final. No refunds will be given.

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