Bob Dylan Mural, Minneapolis - Photo courtesy of Meet Minneapolis


27th Festival of Homiletics - 2019 Minneapolis

"Preaching as Moral Imagination"

  • Welcome! Thank you so much for participating in the 2019 Festival of Homiletics. Housing is now open! Connections Housing is handling all of our hotel courtesy blocks. Please visit their dedicated site for all of your lodging needs. Through this website you can book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations at any time and receive updated information about the event.
  • Please direct any questions pertaining to housing to Connections Housing at 404-842-0000. For any room night request outside of the F.O.H dates; please contact Eric Cole-Layton at and he will be able to assist you.
  • For ADA needs and/or any questions or concerns pertaining to housing please contact Connections Housing at 404-842-0000 or email


  • Courtesy Blocks: Connections Housing has compiled this list of area hotels that have given us a courtesy blocks, or discounted rates. The hotels listed offer a variety of prices and amenities. Some of the hotels are within walking distance to the venues. More distant locations are along a bus route or Metro line.
  • Alternative Housing: This is by no means a comprehensive list of hotels in the area. Please check out Meet Minneapolis for a complete listing of all Area Hotels in Minneapolis. You can also check out Airbnb or Tripadvisor. The list of options is endless.
  • Downtown Hotels - This is a Minneapolis Downtown Area interactive map that also lists the hotels! To help orcient yourself make note that the two main venues border the Minneapolis Convention Center.