Events

Speak Out Illinois Conference

Saturday, March 4, at 8:00 AM, The Meadows, Rolling Meadows, IL. Thomas More Society will join pro-life organizations at the annual Speak Out Illinois Conference. Be sure to stop by and meet Thomas More Society employees!


March for Life Expo, Renaissance Inn, Washington D.C.

Thursday, January 26, at 9:00 AM and Friday, January 27, 2016 starting at 8:00 AM Thomas More Society will join pro-life organizations across the country at the annual March for Life Expo. Stop by booth #104 to meet Thomas More Society employees and to claim your free Thomas More Society tote bag! 


Sanctity of Human Life Rally

Thursday, January 19, at 6:30 PM, Federal Court House, Peoria, IL.  The event begins at 6:30 PM with a vigil walk around the Federal Courthouse, followed by fellowship and refreshments at 7:00 PM at Riverside Community Church.Speakers include Thomas More Society attorney Tom Olp and pro-life activists, Joe & Ann Scheidler.


March for Life Chicago

Saturday, January 14, at 6:00 PM, Petterino’s, Chicago, IL.  Join Dawn Fitzpatrick of SpeakOut Illinois and March for Life-Chicago as she leads a panel with Senator Dan McConchie, Thomas More Society Special Counsel and State Representative Peter Breen, Mary Hallan FioRito, and Eric Scheidler in an impromptu, honest conversation about the obstacles ahead and the tactics that we must employ for victory.


Chicago Nativity Scene Annual Unveiling

Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 10:00 AM, Daley Center, Chicago, IL. Thomas More Society President & Chief Counsel Thomas Brejcha will serve as a speaker before the ceremony.


David Daleiden: Defending Dignity – Omaha, Nebraska

Saturday, October 15, 2016  6:00 PM, Omaha, Nebraska: the Thomas More Society-Omaha’s Fundraiser Banquet, “Defending Dignity: Holding Fast to What is Good.”

Get more information for the Omaha Banquet and buy tickets here.


Utopia 500: A Quincentenary Lecture and Discussion

Monday, September 26, 2016  6:00 PM,  St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center at UIC 

St. Thomas More – Lawyer, Judge, Statesman & His Utopia: Our “founder” St. Thomas More wrote the revolutionary work of Socratic irony and imaginative genius, Utopia, that was first published in Latin in 1516 (long before the Thomas More Society started in 1997). Please join us to hear from one of the world’s leading St. Thomas More scholars, Prof. Gerard Wegemer.

Get more information for the Utopia Event and register for tickets here.


Made in His Image: Human Dignity in a Secular World   

Thursday, September 22, 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska

The Thomas More Society is co-sponsoring “Made in His Image:  Human Dignity in a Secular World,” the Annual Bishops’ Conference and Banquet in Omaha Nebraska September 22-24, 2016.  This is a collaborative project designed to equip medical professionals and lay people to address some of the most important issues of our time, including those involving human sexuality, gender identity, and the threats to human life at all stages of development.   The conference provides continuing medical education credits.  Other sponsors include the Catholic Medical Association, the Nebraska Catholic Conference and the Archdiocese of Omaha.

Thomas More Society attorneys Prof. Ed Morse, Andrew Bath and Matt Heffron will speak on Saturday September 24 in a panel discussion including Greg Schleppenbach, the Associate Director of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities. Their talk, entitled “Coercion and Human Dignity” will cover Iegal coercion in the medical context, including the HHS mandate, the recent HHS Healthcare “Nondiscrimination” Regulations, case studies and proposed legislation.

Get more information and register here.


David Daleiden: The Inside Story – Lombard, Illinois

Thursday, September 22, 2016  6:00 PM, Lombard, Illinois: the Thomas More Society’s Fall Banquet and Fundraiser, “Defending David Daleiden—The Inside Story.”

Get more information for the Lombard, Illinois Banquet and buy tickets here.