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    "I believe American Catholics have a special duty today to be the guardians of the truth about the American spirit and our national identity... I believe it falls to us to be witnesses to a new kind of American patriotism."

    -Archbishop José Gomez at the First Annual Napa Institute Conference

  • "The Napa Institute brings a specifically Catholic orientation to the exchange between culture and intellectual development for leaders." - Fr. Robert J. Spitzer, S.J.

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The Catholic Difference by George Weigel

The Catholic Difference The difference Cardinal George made By George Weigel On September 2, 1939, the House of Commons debated the British government’s response to the German invasion of Poland the previous day. The ruling Conservative Party was badly divided between those demanding that Britain fulfill its obligations to Poland and those addicted to the habits of appeasement.... Read More

Trinitas Wine Presented to Pope

Garrett Busch had a chance to present Pope Francis with the new Cabernet FRANCis, who tasted the wine, and then requested some more for later!  Trinitas wine has been enjoyed by Napa Institute attendees for several years now.  Tim and his son Garrett, have sought to blend faith and business for many years.  Two of the Trinitas wines have received their names from Pope Francis,... Read More

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  • 2015 Conference

    Want to attend the 2015 Napa Institute Conference?

    The Fifth Annual Napa Institute takes place July 30 - August 2 at the Meritage Resort & Spa in Napa, CA. Register here! http://napa-institute.org/conference/registration/
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