Speaking in June

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Debbie Dacone, D.Min

Director of Religious Education St. Christopher


  • Standing Up Straight: A Personal Reflection on the Experience of Abortion and its Aftermath


June 2, 2017 - doors open at 11:00 AM    


Tangier Restaurant
532 W. Market St. Akron 44303

Dr. Debbie Dacone has held a variety of ministerial positions in the Diocese of Cleveland from high school theology teacher at Our Lady of the Elms to campus minister at Oberlin College to her current position of Director of Religious Education at St. Christopher in Rocky Debbie DaconeRiver. As a spiritual director, she enjoys inviting people - especially women hurting after abortion - to recognize the presence of God in their lives. Debbie lives the preaching life in the spirit of the women in scripture - named and unnamed - who evangelize with their lives.

In 2014, she graduated from Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis with a Doctor of Ministry in Preaching. Her thesis is entitled, Healing Words: What the Post-Abortive Woman Can Teach the Preacher. Debbie lives in Broadview Heights with her husband of 42 years and enjoys being an active presence in the lives of her two grown children. She trains for and runs half-marathons in addition to enjoying hiking, reading spiritual journals, travel, and foreign film.

Coming in July

July 7      – The Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., Ph.D.,

Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown

Reserve your seat for July!