STARTS: Monday, June 20, 2011 at 5:00 PM ENDS: Monday, June 20, 2011 at 6:30 PM
Catholic Theological Union The Bill and Mary-Frances Veeck Art Gallery 5416 South Cornell Ave. Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Join Father Donald Senior, C.P., President of Catholic Theological Union and Internationally known Biblical Scholar and Prolific Author for a presentation on The Long Perseverance and the Quest for Holiness and a cocktail reception.
Professor Cherif Bassiouni, one of the country’s foremost experts on the political and social context of the Middle East, will provide a briefing on the context and significance of the dramatic and unprecedented events that have been taking place the past few months in this key region of the world. Professor Bassiouni is a distinguished Professor Emeritus of Law at DePaul University and has been enlisted by our government and the United Nations to take on a number of sensitive and important missions in that part of the world.
STARTS: Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 5:30 PM ENDS: Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 8:30 PM
Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago (see map)
Co-Chairs, H. Patrick Hackett, Jr. and Christopher G. Kennedy, along with honorary chairs, Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I., The Honorable Richard M. and Maggie Daley, and the Trustees of Catholic Theological Union invite you to attend the Blessed Are the Peacemakers, a dinner honoring Monsignor Kenneth Velo. For more information about the honoree, see the full story on our site.
Join us on Sunday, February 27, at 3:00 p.m. for “Franciscan Spirituality: Contributions of the Franciscans to the Life of the Church,” a lecture by Most Rev. Dennis Corriveau, O.F.M. Cap., Bishop of Nelson, BC. The presentation will be followed by Sunday Eucharist and a reception.
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Kevin P. Considine, MA Theology
Congratulations to alum Kevin Considine who was appointed to the faculty at Calumet College of St. Joseph where he is Visiting Professor of Religious Studies. He is currently teaching Social Justice, Introduction to Religious Studies, Asian Philosophies, and Religions in Dialogue at the college.
Paul Bittorf, MDiv 2010, was recently awarded a Life Services Network award from Presence Health for his chaplaincy work.
David G. Caron, OP, DMin 1998, has been appointed President of Aquinas Institute of Theology. David is a Dominican of the Province of St. Martin de Porres, where he most recently served as Assistant to the Provincial. Prior to that, the taught at Aquinas Institute of Theology, St. Louis University and Barry University in Miami, FL, where he also directed the Center for Dominican Studies.
All CTU graduates are invited to join the Alumnae/i Association. A great way of staying connected to CTU and furthering your educational and ministerial development, the benefits include:
Every autumn Catholic Theological Union publishes its annual report. What follows is an excerpt from the President's Message. To view the Annual Report 2012-13 in its entirety, click here.
President's Message (excerpted)
My new ministry as president of CTU began on July 1, 2013, and I keep coming back to the musical phrase: “There’s a presence in this place.”