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Public Lectures

Spring Lecture Series (1)--General Introduction; Crucifixion in the Ancient World

When

STARTS: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 7:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 8:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell, Chicago (see map)
2nd Floor, 210, unless otherwise noted
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2016 Spring Lecture Series The Cross in Scripture and Theology
Lecturers:

Fr. Robin Ryan, CP, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology
Fr. Donald Senior, CP, President Emeritus, Professor of New Testament Studies

Cost
$15 per lecture; $150 for the series
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Sundays at CTU

When

STARTS: Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 3:00 PM
ENDS: Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
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3pm "Reading the Scriptures with the Mind, Eyes, and Heart of a Woman"
Sr. Barbara E. Reid, CTU Vice President, Academic Dean and Professor of New Testament Studies. 

About the lecture:"Reading the Scriptures with the Mind, Eyes, and Heart of a Woman" is a presentation that explores two key scenes in the Gospel of John from the perspective of women's Experiences: the footwashing (John 13:1-20) and the crucifixion and resurrection appearance to Mary Magdalene (John 19:16-20:18).

4pm Sunday Eucharist

5pm Reception

Parking
Complimentary Parking available in CTU garage.
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Day of the Dead Celebration

When

STARTS: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 12:00 PM
ENDS: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue (see map)
3rd Floor Atrium
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Tolton Week Lecture: Subversive Habits: Experience of Black Women Religious in the United States

When

STARTS: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
210
Details

Please join the Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program and the Center for the Study of the Consecrated Life for the 16th annual Tolton Lecture as we welcome

Dr. Shannen Dee Williams
Assistant Professor of History
University of Tennessee

Cost
Free
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World Mission Lecture featuring Sister Joanne (Jaruko) Doi

When

STARTS: Monday, March 7, 2016 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Monday, March 7, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
210
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Please join us for the annual World Mission Lecture "Reconciliation: Movement from Amnesia (Forgetting) to Anamnesis (Re-Membering)" with Sister Joanne (Jaruko) Doi, MM.

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Sankofa Holy Hour and Reception

When

STARTS: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 5:00 PM

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

Please join us for the Sankofa Holy Hour, a time of prayer honoring Black Catholic history.

After the Holy Hour, Dr. C. Vanessa White, Director of the Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program, and Tolton Scholars invite you to a wine and cheese reception for fellowship and discussion about CTU programming and full-tuition scholarship opportunities, especially the Tolton Scholarship.

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Experiencing the Parliament of the World's Religions

When

STARTS: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
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Please join us as CTU participants reflect on the 2015 Parliament of the World's Religions.

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Let Us Rejoice: Gaudeamus. A celebration of new publications by CTU Faculty

When

STARTS: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 3:45 PM
ENDS: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Where
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
2nd Floor, The Atrium
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Please join us for Gaudeamus, a celebration of new publications by CTU faculty.  Books will be available at marked down prices.

 

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Spring Shapiro Lecture: "Building Bridges: The Legacy of Polish-Jewish Artist Arthur Szyk, Fighter for Justice and Freedom" (Rabbi Irvin Ungar)

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
Details

Speaker:  Rabbi Irvin Ungar (Founder & CEO of Historicana, Burlingame, CA and Curator of The Arthur Szyk Society, Burlingame, CA).

 

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 B & C
Details

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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