The annual meeting of the National Association of Catholic Theological Schools (NACTS) was October 7-8 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Schaumburg, IL. The theme was The Gospel of Mercy: Forming a Nation through Seminary Formation. Fr. Kartje was one of the keynote speakers along with Bishop Edward Burns and Bishop Andrew Cozzens. Fr. John Lodge (professor) and Dr. Christopher McAtee (associate academic dean), are members of the NACTS Executive Committee and helped plan the conference. Please keep the members of NACTS in your prayers as they continue their work in the formation of priesthood and pastoral ministry.