Portsmouth Institute Summer Conference

Incline the Ear of Thy Heart: Rediscovering the Virtues and Practices of the Christian Life

Every year, the Portsmouth Institute organizes a summer conference, which has been hosted at Portsmouth Abbey.  This year the conference is virtual, which means you can participate from wherever you are!

The virtual conference is a TWO-PART series.

  • Part I: On Demand Daily Keynote: A short lecture or interview will be released each day from Tuesday, June 9th through Friday, June 12th. Sign up to receive the On Demand Daily Keynote delivered to your inbox at no cost.

  • Part II: Live Q&A Sessions: Enjoy fellowship and dialogue with distinguished speakers and fellow participants over a 45 minute ZOOM session on Saturday, June 20. Paid registration required.


Please note: Space is limited in the live sessions. Registration is on first-come, first-served basis.


We are a Catholic campus ministry serving Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design.  

Supported by the Catholic Diocese of Providence and served by the Dominican Province of St. Joseph.




P.O. Box 2560

Providence, RI 02906



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