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Spring Shapiro Lecture: Rabbi Irvin Unger

When

STARTS: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Room 210 B & C
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Speaker:  Rabbi Irvin Unger (Curator of The Arthur Szyk Society and Founder and CEO of Historicana).

Description:  Rabbi Unger will be speaking on The Szyk Haggadah.

Cost
Free and Open to the Public
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Winter Shapiro Lecture: "Hearing Jesus' Parables Through Jewish Ears" (Amy-Jill Levine, Ph.D.)

When

STARTS: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Room 210 A, B, & C
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Speaker:  Amy-Jill Levine, Ph.D. (University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies, E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of New Testament Studies, and Professor of Jewish Studies in the Divinity School and College of Arts and Science at Vanderbilt University).

Cost
Free and Open to the Public
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Fall Shapiro Lecture: "The Jewish Mary: A Catholic-Jewish Conversation" (Sr. Mary Christine Athans, B.V.M., Ph.D. & Susannah Heschel, Ph.D.)

When

STARTS: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Room 210 B & C
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Speakers:  Sr. Mary Christine Athans, B.V.M., Ph.D. (Professor Emerita at the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity of the University of St. Thomas and Adjunct Professor at Catholic Theological Union and Loyola University Chicago) [left] and Susannah Heschel, Ph.D. (Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College) [right].

Cost
Free and Open to the Public
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2015 Bernardin Award and Murnion Lecture "Is Common Ground Possible in the Pursuit of Racial Justice?"

When

STARTS: Friday, June 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM
ENDS: Friday, June 26, 2015 at 8:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Details

Please join us for the 2015 Bernardin Award and Murnion Lecture "Is Common Ground Possible in the Pursuit of Racial Justice?" The lecture occurs June 26, 2015, 7 pm.  Click here to register for this event.

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Catholic Common Ground Initiative Spring Lecture-Toward a Vibrant Church: The Ecclesial Visions of Cardinal Bernardin and Pope Francis

When

STARTS: Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 5:30 PM
ENDS: Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 8:30 PM

Where
Catholic Theological Union 5416 South Cornell Avenue (see map)
Second Floor
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Toward a Vibrant Church: The Ecclesial Visions of Cardinal Bernardin and Pope Francis

Speaker: Kevin Glauber Ahern, PhD

How can the Church become a more vibrant force in its witness to the Gospel both locally and globally?  Kevin Ahern presents four characteristics or "marks" of a vibrant church by appealing to commonalities in the ecclesial visions of Cardinal Bernardin and Pope Francis.

Parking
Free parking available in CTU garage
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Midday Prayer

When

STARTS: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 12:00 PM
ENDS: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
2nd Floor
Details

Please join us for an all-school midday prayer followed by soup and bread fellowship (on the first Monday of Lent). This event is sponsored by CTU's Student Representative Council.

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Campus Open House/Review of Scholarships

When

STARTS: Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 5:30 PM
ENDS: Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 8:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Details

If you want to learn more about CTU, we encourage you to come and visit us! We will be having an upcoming open house on Thursday, January 15, 5:30 – 8 p.m. This special open house will focus on CTU's merit and need-based scholarship opportunities through the Bernardin, Tolton, Romero, and Leadership in Ministry scholarship programs. Learn more about CTU scholarship assistance here.

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The Bernardin Center Reconciliation Lecture-The Moral Imagination: A Continuing Conversation

When

STARTS: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60660 (see map)
Second Floor
Details

John Paul Lederach is one of the world’s leading figures in conflict transformation. Along with more technical treatises on the subject, he has written several books about what might be called the underlying spirituality of an effective peacebuilder. This event will feature a conversation between Lederach and CTU Professor Robert Schreiter, CPPS, about how Lederach’s thinking on this subject has been developing since his landmark book, The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace.

Cost
Free
Parking
Free parking available in CTU garage.
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Winter Shapiro Lecture-Varieties of Universalist Thought in Ancient Judaism

When

STARTS: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map) (see map)
Second Floor
Details

Please join us for the Winter Shapiro Lecture titled "Varieties of Universalist Thought in Ancient Judaism," given by Prof. Malka Simkovich.

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2014 Bernardin Award and Murnion Lecture "Finding Common Ground in Catholic Moral Theology"

When

STARTS: Friday, June 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM
ENDS: Friday, June 20, 2014 at 8:45 PM

Where
5416 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Second Floor
Details

The 2014 Cardinal Bernardin Award will be presented to Rev. Donald Senior, CP, President Emeritus and Professor of New Testatment Studies, Catholic Theological Union.

Cost
Free and open to the public.
Parking
Complimentary parking available in the CTU garage.
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