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The Archdiocese of Philadelphia will co-sponsor a conference to address the challenges of gender and sexual identity problems.

“Gender Matters – Fighting for the Integrity of Persons” will take place on Saturday, Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Katherine of Siena Parish, located at 104 South Aberdeen Avenue in Wayne.

 The day-long gathering will feature a presentation by Andrew Comiskey, author and founder of Desert Stream Ministries/Living Waters.

The Archdiocesan Office for Life and Family has partnered with Desert Stream for the event, which will explore the compassion and clarity Jesus extends to persons facing sexual identity problems.

Tickets are $25 each, which includes lunch for those who register. To learn more about the conference or to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gender-matters-fighting-for-the-integrity-of-persons-tickets-63065230803