Changing Locations!

We are changing locations for our Venice event for the next few months due to the retreat center’s inability to accommodate our large number of guests. We will return when Covid restraints are removed. The new location is: Plantation Golf & Country Club, 500 Rockley Blvd, Venice Fl 34293

More about the Mission

Matt Fradd - Speaker

Matt Fradd speaks to tens of thousands of people every year. He is the author of several books, including Does God Exist?: A Socratic Dialog on the Five Ways of Thomas Aquinas and The Porn Myth: Exposing the Reality Behind the Fantasy of Pornography. Matt earned his master’s and undergraduate degree’s in philosophy from Holy Apostles College. His podcasts, Love People Use Things and Pints With Aquinas are listened to by tens of thousands of people every month. Matt lives with his wife, Cameron, and their children in the mountains of North Georgia. Learn more at

Date & Location

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Plantation Golf & Country Club
500 Rockley Blvd
Venice Fl 34293


Please RSVP 5 days prior to the event.

Please email Jeannine Byrnes at or call 941-330-5913 for more information.


There will be no Mass or adoration at the new location – just the speaker and networking at the NEW LOCATION. Plantation Golf & Country Club, 500 Rockley Blvd, Venice FL, 34293

Matt Fradd

Creator & Host of the Pints with Aquinas Podcast

Matt Fradd is the creator and host of the Pints With Aquinas podcast. He is the author and coauthor of several books including, Does God Exist? A Socratic Dialogue on the Five Ways of Thomas Aquinas. Matt earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees in philosophy from Holy Apostles College & Seminary which also awarded him an honorary doctorate. He lives in Steubenville, Ohio, with his wife Cameron and their four kids.

Matt speaks on these and other topics:

  • God, The Universe, & Everything (conversion story)
  • The Man Talk (talk for men only)
  • Porn: 7 Myths exposed (mixed audience) 8th grade and up
  • Parenting the Internet Generation (talk for parents)
  • How to Win an Argument Without Losing a Soul: Defending the Faith
  • My Mother is a Virgin (talk on the Blessed Mother)
  • 7 Reasons The World Needs Thomas Aquinas
  • The Four Last Things: Death, Judgment, Heaven, & Hell
  • How To Develop Your Prayer Life


Contact for Questions

Please RSVP 5 days prior to the event.

Jeannine Byrnes

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