Guest Speakers

Special Guest Speakers

Frhaydu Web1 924x600Preacher in Residence: Fr Mark Haydu, LC

Feburary 27-March 3, 2019



Award winning author, art historian and former International Coordinator of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museum, 

Fr. Mark Haydu, LC will be our “Preacher in Residence” during Lent next year!

Fr. Mark Haydu will preach at the Women's Mini-Retreats in March!

  • Evening Mini-Retreat: February 28, 2019
  • Morning Mini-Retreat: February 29, 2019


Our Lady of Bethesda periodically hosts Special Guest speakers and workshops addressing current issues in the culture and facilitating an understanding of the teachings of the Catholic Church, especially those regarding marriage and the family.  Some of our past speakers include:

  • Fr. Jacques Phillipe
  • Fr. John Bartunek, LC
  • Jennifer Ristine
  • Ryan Anderson
  • Steve Wagner
  • Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse
  • Fr. Emmerich Vogt, OP
  • Bill Bennett
  • William Peter Blatty
  • Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR
  • Senator & Mrs. Rick Santorum
  • George Weigel