Join us for Critical Skills for Pastoral Leadership: Enhancing Management through Practical Wisdom presented in consultation with the National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management. This three-and-a-half day seminar is open to men and women, lay, ordained and professed, who serve in a leadership capacity in church or congregational ministry. It will be especially beneficial for those in new positions of pastoral leadership.
The following topics will be presented and discussed:
• Theology of Leadership and Management – Stephen Bevans, SVD
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:
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.
An Ecumenical and Interfaith Convocation
Celebrating Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si:
On Care for Our Common Home
Catholic Theological Union
The Association of Chicago Theological Schools (ACTS) Common Council
The Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Peace & Justice
The Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs
Please join us for CTU's Spring Retreat "Missionary Discipleship." CTU President Father Mark Francis, CSV, will be the presenter. He will reflect on missionary discipleship from the perspective of Pope Francis in the concluding document from Aparecida and Evangelii Gaudium.
All CTU students, IRF and Hesburgh program participants, alumni, friends and family are invited to attend this retreat. Sponsored by the Emmaus Formation for Ministry Program.
You must register to accommodate seating and lunch ordering. 773-371-5447.