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.
On February 12, 2014, the Office of the Illinois Governor, Pat Quinn, announced this year's recipients of the Order of Lincoln, the state's highest honor for professional achievement and public service. President Emeritus Donald Senior, CP, was named in recognition of his contributions...
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It was a beautiful Autumn day in Chicago's Hyde Park as more than 400 guests filled the KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation to celebrate the inauguration of CTU's seventh President, Rev. Mark R. Francis, CSV.
The celebration opened with the fanfare La Mourisque (Tylman Susato) played by the Millar Brass Ensemble. Academic and ecclesial guests, CTU faculty, CTU's Board of Trustees and Corporate Members, and the platform party then processed in to Jubilate Deo performed by the William Ferris Chorale and the Millar Brass Ensemble.
Please join the CTU community for our Season of Welcome events as we celebrate the inauguration of our seventh president, Mark R. Francis, CSV, and open a new chapter in CTU’s history of preparing women and men for leadership in the Church and beyond. All events held at CTU’s Academic and Conference Center, 5416 S. Cornell Ave., unless otherwise noted.
Nearly 300 friends of CTU celebrated Fr. Donald Senior, CP, and his 23 years of service as president on Sunday, June 23, 2013. The Mass of Thanksgiving, celebrated by Fr. Senior, was followed by a short program and reception.
Video of Fr. Senior's homily.
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STARTS: Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 4:00 PM ENDS: Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 8:00 PM
5416 S. Cornell Ave. Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Sunday Eucharist and reception celebrating the 23-year presidency of Fr. Donald Senior, CP.
Directions for invitees:
Catholic Theological Union, located at the intersection of 54th Street and South Cornell, can be easily accessed from Lake Shore Drive. Take Lake Shore Drive to South 53rd, head west on South 53rd two block until you reach South Cornell Avenue. Head south on South Cornell one block; Catholic Theological Union’s (CTU) Academic and Conference Center is on the right.