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Press Release
Rising from Ashes Summit

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Press Release


Suggested Headlines: 

  1. "Revive Your Lent: National Eucharistic Congress Teams Up With Catholic Men's Leadership Alliance™ For Free Online Eucharistic Summit for Men

  2. “Bishop Andrew Cozzens and Dr. Edward Sri Calling Men to Embrace Eucharist This Lent In Free Online Heroic Men®Summit”

  3. "Rising from Ashes: Join Heroic Men® Summit for Free to Inspire Men with the Transformative Power of the Eucharist This Lent"


The National Eucharistic Congress is teaming up with Catholic Men's Leadership Alliance™ to bring you this Lenten event for men! 3 speakers. 2 hours. 1 event.

Join Bishop Andrew Cozzens, Dr. Edward Sri, and John Michael Lucido at the Heroic Men® Summit: Rising from Ashes. Lent begins with ashes, reminding us of mortality and the call to penance. But it is also a call to rise, rise to greatness. This free, online summit is designed to ignite Catholic men, to encourage them to rise to greatness through the transformative power of the Eucharist. 

The Heroic Men® Summit will take place on Saturday, March 11th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Central Time, hosted online. Attendees register for free, and get access to a live stream of the summit. A free discussion guide will also be made available to all registered attendees, and men are encouraged to watch with other men. The replay will be available for free afterward on

The summit will feature three esteemed speakers: Bishop Andrew Cozzens, Dr. Edward Sri, and John Michael Lucido. 

  • Bishop Cozzens is the 8th bishop of the Diocese of Crookston and serves as the chair of the USCCB Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis. He is leading the three-year National Eucharistic Revival and is the first president of the National Eucharistic Congress Corporation. 

  • Dr. Sri is a best-selling author, theologian, and speaker, who appears regularly on EWTN. He is a founding leader and Sr. Vice President of Apostolic Outreach for FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). 

  • John Michael Lucido is a Regional Director for FOCUS and is passionate about reaching young men for Christ.

The Heroic Men® Summit: Rising from Ashes is presented by Catholic Men’s Leadership Alliance™. The event is an opportunity for Catholic men to learn and grow in their faith, and to come together in groups to explore the transformative power of the Eucharist. For more information or to register for the summit, visit or  

The 10th National Eucharistic Congress is 5-day event designed to draw the Church into a deeper intimacy with our Eucharistic Lord, allowing our eyes to be opened and our hearts to be set on fire with his love. Tens of thousands will unite on July 17-21, 2024. Learn more at

About the Catholic Men's Leadership Alliance™: The CMLA™ exists to establish and grow ministry to men in every parish in the world. To find out more about how the Catholic Men's Leadership Alliance™ can help ministry to men in your parish, diocese, or community, visit:


Dan Donaldson, Vice President

Catholic Men's Leadership Alliance™


Phone: (303)801-7791

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