Speculum Iustitiae Conference for Canon & Civil Lawyers

Tuesday, August 6 & Wednesday, August 7, 2019


“The Punishment of External Violations of Divine or Canonical Law: 
Gravity of the Violation, and Prevention and Repair of Scandal”
(cf. can. 1399)


Online Brochure

Conference attendees are encouraged to make reservations at the Radisson Hotel in La Crosse.  To make a reservation, call the number below. Let them know you are participating in the Speculum Iustitiae Conference (Promotional Code:  LAW19).

The discounted rate is available until July 5, 2019.

Radisson Hotel
200 Harborview Plaza
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
(608) 784-6680

Click Here to view a list of other local accommodations offering discounts to Shrine pilgrims. Of the accommodations listed, there are a variety of different price points and services offered.

Attendees are encouraged to make their own transportation arrangements while they are visiting La Crosse, as transportation will not be provided to and from local hotels to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe during the conference.

From the Radisson Hotel, expect a 15 minute drive through La Crosse to the Shrine.

$250.00 through July 5, 2019.

$325.00 after July 5, 2019.

$200.00  –  Canon Law Student

*The Conference is now full.  We are no longer accepting registrations.  Thank you!*


Seating is limited. Registrations will be considered on a first come – first served basis.  No refunds after July 5, 2019.


If you are a priest who would like to concelebrate Holy Mass during the Conference, please bring an alb and a white stole.

Letter of Suitability

Bishop William P. Callahan of the Diocese of La Crosse has asked that we have all visiting priests or deacons send a letter of suitability to the Diocese no later than 48 hours before the day of their visit if they desire to exercise ministry at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Msgr. David Kunz, Vicar for Clergy, will be the contact at Holy Cross Diocesan Center. You can mail, email, or fax a copy of the letter of suitability, the name of parish, and the date the Mass will be celebrated.


Diocese of La Crosse
P.O. Box 4004
La Crosse, WI 54602-4004
Attn: Msgr. David Kunz

Email: dkunz@diolc.orgFax:  (608) 791-0165

Please contact Greg Marco by email or by phone at (877) 799-4059.

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