NOTE: The 7th Annual Karl Rahner Lecture with guest speaker Bishop Thomas Gumbleton has been cancelled.
Refunds will be issued to advance ticket purchasers.
Thursday, May 23, 2019: Seventh Annual Karl Rahner Lecture in honor of Fr. Jim Bacik
'The Challenge of Peace: God’s Promise and Our Response'
Guest Speaker: Bishop Thomas Gumbleton
Thursday, June 6, 2019: Bridging the Racial Divide: Christian Perspectives
This lecture will examine the challenging issue of racism from various perspectives: the history of our "original sin" and its destructive legacy; the enduring contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King; the U.S. Bishops' recent pastoral letter on racism, Open Wide Our Hearts; the controversial issue of white privilege; and the Christian vocation to overcome the injustice of institutional and systemic racism.
Tickets: $10 reserved; $15 at the door. To reserve tickets, you may leave your name and number of tickets requested at firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-824-3515. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Thursday, July 11, 2019: Bridging the Generational Divide: Christian Perspectives
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019: Bridging the Globalist-Nationalist Divide: Christian Perspectives
Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019: (Topic TBA)
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019: (Topic TBA)
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019: (Topic TBA)
Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019: Advent Reflection
Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Franciscan Center
$10 Pre-registered; $15 at the door
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