STARTS: Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 3:00 PM ENDS: Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM
5416 S. Cornell Ave. Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
210 - 2nd Floor
In times marked by increases in violence and intolerance, from Ferguson, MO to New York City, from Guerrero, Mexico to Northern Nigeria, what might African-American spiritual traditions offer to communities that are journeying in search of authenticity and wholeness?
Lecturer is Dr. C. Vanessa White, Assistant Professor of Spirituality and Ministry and Director of the Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program.
Liturgy follows at 4 p.m. Presider is Rev. Larry Dowling, Priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago, Pastor of St. Agatha Church.
STARTS: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 12:00 PM ENDS: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 6:00 PM
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Please join us for CTU's Alumni Reunion on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 from 12:00pm (noon) until around 6:00pm at the CTU Academic and Conference Center at 5416 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60615.
The events of the day will include lunch in the Mary-Frances and Bill Veeck Art Gallery followed by a reflection led by Robin Ryan, CP, on Pope Francis' Vision of the Church.
Any alumni who wish to do so may also attend the opening mass for the academic year - Mass of the Holy Spirit - at 4:30pm.
Dr. Paul Farmer, the 2015 Blessed are the Peacemakers Award recipient, will address the CTU community on Wednesday, April 29 at 12:30 pm in room 210 B and C. All CTU students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to attend. Dr. Farmer is an internationally renowned physician, anthropologist, and humanitarian. He is the co-founder of Partners In Health, an organization dedicated to creating a preferential option for the poor in health care. Learn more about his work at PIH here. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Dr.
Prior to becoming the President of CTU in 2013, the Rev. Mark R. Francis, CSV, served for 12 years in Rome as the Superior General of the Viatorians. Having also obtained a Doctorate in Sacred Liturgy from the Pontifical Liturgical Institute of Sant'Anselmo in Rome, Fr. Francis is uniquely suited to lead travelers through the richly historical cities of Italy.
Please click here to download an informational flyer for this once in a lifetime trip!
The Mary-Frances and Bill Veeck Art Gallery is pleased to present Images that Celebrate and Challenge. Featured in the exhibit are two works by Lillian Brulc; 24 silk screen prints from the series Women of the Bible by Luba Lukova, and sculptures by James P. Neilson, O Praem.