CTU has attracted a number of distinguished national centers and programs. There are three programs/centers that are sponsored by CTU – the Bernardin Center for Theology and Ministry, the Hesburgh Sabbatical Program, and the Institute of Religious Formation. They add to the richness of the CTU community. In addition, the CTU campus is home to the following independent centers: the Institute for Spiritual Leadership, National Coalition for Church Vocations, National Religious Vocation Conference, and the Religious Brothers Conference.
Center for the Study of Consecrated Life
Catholic Theological Union
5401 S Cornell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615 email@example.com
Two courses will be taught each year at CTU — one that is general in focus and one on a specific topic in
• On campus, fall 2014: The Global Call of Religious Life
• Online, spring 2015: Spirituality of Religious Life (S5011-1)
Religious communities are a vital presence in today’s global Church. With new forms of consecrated life also emerging, there is a compelling need for a Center where the theology, spirituality, and history of religious life can be studied, and where collaboration, dialogue, and creativity will yield valuable resources for religious communities worldwide.
In April 2013, Catholic Theological Union welcomed the first cohort of executives from the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago Service Corporation (FSCSC) to a formation program for leadership teams that explored:
During November, we remember in a special way all of our deceased family and friends, faculty, staff, benefactors and alums. The CTU community will celebrate a special All School Mass on November 4, at 4:30 p.m. in the 210 Assembly Hall.