Who is hosting the 2018 convention? It's the Our Lady Of The Cedars Church in Houston, TX; also known as home to the second largest Maronite parish in the United States. Read more about the history of our church here.


What is a NAM Convention? NAM stands for the National Apostolate of Maronites, and is "the official lay apostolate of the Maronite Church of the USA. The only lay apostolate of its kind in the Maronite World, it was established in 1964 and has held a national convention every year since." Read more on their website. The convention is a wholesome event featuring educational workshops as well as entertainment and unique networking opportunities. It is attended by hundreds of Maronites and others from around the US and even the world.


Clergy:    July 9-15, 2018
Laity:      July 11-15, 2018

Marriott Marquis, Downtown Houston

1777 Walker St.
Houston, TX 77010




Why you should attend? Because the event offers invaluable opportunities to connect with your heritage, network with likeminded individuals, form lasting friendships, and (most importantly) bring yourself closer to your faith. 

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