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.
STARTS: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 7:00 PM ENDS: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 9:00 PM
5416 S Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
This is a special course for the fall semester 2015:"Wake Up the World: Consecrated Life For Our Time." This new course will be offered on Wednesday evenings from 7-9:30 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, September 9, 2015. Go to www.ctu.edu/consecratedlife/courses for more information or to register.
STARTS: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 7:00 PM ENDS: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Catholic Theological Union, 5416 S Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL (see map)
Conversations We Must Have in Consecrated Life Today - Part II
WHEN: Wednesday, September 23 from 7-9 p.m.
WHERE: Catholic Theological Union, 5416 S Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL
Our first event about "Conversations We Must Have in Religious Life Today" took place at CTU on April 14 and was a great success. A variety of religious of different age groups and cultures engaged in table conversations about the following topics:
The Oscar Romero Scholars cordially invite you to attend Del Corazón a la Mesa Celebrating the Beatification of Blessed Oscar Romero
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Reception, 6 p.m. Featuring salsa and guacamole prepared by special guest chefs. Be prepared to vote for your favorite! Also, talk with Romero Scholars and others who attended the beatification in San Salvador.
Dinner, 7 p.m.
Reservations are $60 per person.
Romero Scholars participate in formation activities designed to enhance their own spirituality and integrate spiritual formation, academic understanding, and practical ministerial skills. All of these activities take place within the context of the Hispanic and Latino cultures in Chicago. This formation consists of monthly theological reflection with other scholars, retreats, and participation in special events at CTU.
CTU is pleased to host the Fethullah Gulen Lecture Series. Please join us for the lecture "Islamic Science and the European Scientific Tradition," given by George Saliba, Professor of the History of Arabic and Islamic Science, Columbia University.
STARTS: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 12:00 PM ENDS: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 1:00 PM
5401 S Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60660 (see map)
April 22 is international Earth Day, and at CTU we make the whole week a time of reflection on care for our Earth habitat. Please be sure to join us for Earth Day prayer and light lunch at noon in the atrium on April 22! During the week we'll also have informational displays in the Atrium, and we're working on some other activities such as "Spring cleaning" and recycling projects. Stay tuned!
Witness is a social justice group open to students, faculty and staff as a way for the CTU community to face the contemporary social justice challenges through Education, Theological Refelction and Action.