New Evangelization Summit

The New Evangelization Summit is designed to inspire, form and connect Catholics,
to help them live out their personal call to evangelize.
We hope NES 2016 was a blessing for all who participated.
Visit this page in early 2017 to learn about NES 2017.

Fargo Participates in Second Annual NES


For a second year the Diocese of Fargo brought this exciting event to Fargo. The event was again held in Ottawa, Canada, and streamed to over 3,000 people in 30 sites across North America. For information on how to order DVDs or CDs of the presentations visit the NES website:

NES 2016: Speakers and Titles of Presentations
Friday, April 15
7:00 p.m. Michael Dopp: Welcome and vision
7:25 p.m. Christopher West Talk: “Theology of the Body and the New Evangelization”
8:30 p.m. Dr. Peter Kreeft: “The Three Big Questions”
Saturday, April 16
9:10 a.m. Bishop Riesbeck: “Key Principles of Parish Renewal, A Pastor’s Experience”
9:55 a.m. Sherry Weddell: “The Fruit of Forming Intentional Disicples”
11:05 a.m. Presentation on Alpha by Shaila Visser
11:25 a.m. Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa: “The Holy Spirit and the New Evangelization”
1:45 p.m. Angele Regnier: “Actually Evangelizing – best practices”
3:20 p.m. Michael Dopp: “Living Our Mission”