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The 48th Annual SCRC Catholic Renewal Convention
"Jesus - Hope of the World"

Helpful Hints

  • Open your Convention tickets promptly to verify information.
  • Check this website for the latest Convention updates
  • Bring a sweater or jacket since the air conditioning is usually on.
  • Wear comfortable shoes.
  • ATM’s are available inside and outside the Convention Center and in the Hilton Hotel lobby.

Friday, August 30 through Sunday, September 1, 2019
Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California

For a description of the SCRC Convention and answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Click Here.

You can download the Convention materials by visiting the forms page or have materials mailed to you by requesting them here.


Anaheim Convention Center
800 West Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802

New This Year:
ACC North Building: Registration, Exhibitors, and all non-Arena Talks.
Arena: Arena ("A") Talks, Masses, Chapel (off Arena Lobby)

The change to ACC North and multiple ongoing events at the Convention Center this year mean that the parking closest the the SCRC Convention will fill up quickly.
Arrive early to avoid walking.

The Parking Page has all the important details.

A map of inside the Convention Center will be available on the the downloads page when it becomes available.


See the Registration Info Page.

Online Registration is strongly recommended. The process is quick and helps ensure that you receive the ticket and talks you want to see. Click here to register online. Online registrants will receive a coupon for a free downloadable talk from our large selection of teachings. A coupon code will be included in your confirmation email.

Catechist Recertification Credit
The Office of Religious Education Office for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles has approved the use of SCRC Convention workshops as eligible for recertification credit.  A catechist can receive up to 15 hours of recertification credit.  Contact Dione Grillo 213-637-7654 for info.

Prayer Ministry
Prayer Ministry is available during meal times in the Arena Lobby.

Liturgy of the Hours:
Daily, 8:30 am in Chapel, Room AR1 (off Arena Lobby)

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Daily in Chapel, Room AR1 (off Arena Lobby)

Daily at start of Lunch in ACC North, 1st Floor, Room 160

Due to the shortage of priests, it is highly recommended that you go to Confession before arriving at the Convention.  The only times allotted for Confession:

  • Friday: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm in ACC North 1st Floor, Room 158
  • Saturday: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm in Arena Lobby

Shop ACC North, First Floor
Enjoy the opportunity to shop for a wide variety of Catholic books, teaching media, music, gifts, artwork, jewelry, t-shirts, etc. Bring your Christmas list!

Food concessions are available throughout the weekend.

-All talks are being professionally recorded for purchase after the Convention or download during the Convention. Check for your talks. Order forms will also be available at the Convention.
-DVD’s of Arena talks will be available for purchase in ACC North, 1st Floor at the SCRC bookstore.

Special Needs
-Wheelchairs are not available at the Convention Center. Please make your own arrangements prior to the weekend.
-Attendees using motorized transports assume all liability in the event of an injury or accident to themselves or someone else. You are strongly urged to check with your insurance company beforehand to evaluate your coverage.
-For diabled Arena floor seating, please notify SCRC of your special need when registering online or on your registration form in the appropriate spot. We will note Arena floor seating on your badge. Sections of the Arena floor seating are reserved for this purpose.

Hotel Reservations

Parish Bulletin Announcement