Press Release


Vice President Mike Pence to Speak at the 13th Annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. on June 6th

Additional speakers include Archbishop Timothy Broglio and Mother Olga of the Sacred Heart 

Washington, D.C.  Vice President Mike Pence will be the keynote speaker at the 13th annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast to be held on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:00 AM ET at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington, DC. Each year, over 1,000 of our nation’s most influential Catholics gather in Washington, D.C. to pray for the direction and leadership of the country. The Vice President’s attendance is in keeping with the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast’s impressive list of past speakers, including President George W. Bush, the late Justice Antonin Scalia and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

“We are honored to have Vice President Pence speak at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast this year. Vice President Pence is a man of deep religious faith and a steadfast leader on many of the issues that Catholics care deeply about, including preserving religious freedom, building a culture of life, and caring for the most vulnerable among us. We greatly appreciate the Vice President taking the time to join us and we look forward to hearing what he has to say,” said Joseph Cella, Founder of the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast.   

Archbishop Timothy Broglio, Archbishop of U.S. Military Services, will also be speaking along with Mother Olga of the Sacred Heart, founder of Daughters of Mary of Nazareth and a lay movement called Love Your Neighbor.

This event is non-partisan, and all are welcome to attend.

What: The 13th Annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast

When: June 6th, 2017 at 7:00AM ET (doors open at 6:00AM ET)

Where: Marriott Marquis Hotel, 901 Massachusetts Ave, N.W., Washington, D.C.


  • Vice President Mike Pence, Vice President of the United States
  • Archbishop Timothy Broglio, Archdiocese for the Military Services, U.S.A.
  • Mother Olga of the Sacred Heart, Founder of Daughters of Mary of Nazareth

ALL PRESS MUST RSVP. To RSVP, please contact Emily Degnan, Mari Buttarazzi, or Morgan Assenmacher or call (703)683-5004.

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