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Tolton Week

Feb. 29 - March 3, 2016

The Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program at Catholic Theological Union has prepared exceptional Black Catholic lay leaders for ministerial leadership in the Archdiocese of Chicago for 26 years. Celebrate the Tolton Program by joining us for Tolton week, a series of outstanding events at Catholic Theological Union, from February 29 - March 3. Download flyer here.

Events are held at CTU's Academic and Conference Center,  5416 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago. Complimentary parking available.


February 29 - March 1
Marketplace and Book Fair
Peruse books by noted authors on the Black Catholic Experience.  The Marketplace includes wearables (jewelry, clothes and purses) and sculptures by African artisans.
10 am - 7 pm

February 29
Tolton Cinema: The Life of Fr. Augustus Tolton
4 p.m.

March 1
Tolton Lecture and Reception, 4 pm
Room 210 BC
Subversive Habits: Experience of Black Women Religious in the United States
Lecturer: Shannen Dee Williams, Assistant Professor of History, University of Tennessee

March 2
Holy Hour, 4 pm
Room 210B

March 3
Tolton Open House, 4 pm
Learn More about CTU and the Tolton Scholars Program