Date & Time 
Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 9:30am to 3:00pm
Event Location 
Hagerty Lounge, De La Salle Hall, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
Event Description 

As we approach the Lenten season, the Catholic Liturgical Arts Committee at Saint Mary's College invites you to attend a special Lenten conference dedicated to the seasonal devotion, The Way of the Cross.

Brother Charles HilkenOur guest speaker is distinguished Saint Mary's College Professor Brother Charles Hilken, an expert on medieval history and author who consulted on the "Vatican Splendors" art exhibition. He will speak on the history of the cross as a symbol and an object of art.

Space is limited, so please make your reservations by Friday, February 22, 2012

After a catered lunch, join us in a special Lenten devotion of The Stations of the Cross in the Saint Mary's Chapel, led by the Christian Brothers, incorporating ancient chant, meditation to live flute music, and original prayers.

Cost:  $10.00, includes Lenten soup lunch. Free to SMC students, faculty and staff.

Chemin de Croix XI, On Le Cloue (He is Nailed) by Jean Charlot, 1977 ed. of 1920 original.  Woodcut, ed. 12/30. Collection of the Saint Mary's College Museum of Art

In a special exhibit for this conference, 14 original engravings in the "Chemin de la Croix" series by French Expressionist Jean Charlot will be displayed for meditation at each station of the cross. 

Presented by the Catholic Liturgical Arts Committee at Saint Mary's College of California

Sponsored by the Cummins Institute for Catholic Thought, Culture and Action and a generous grant from the Lebherz Family Trust

Event Contact 

For more information, contact:  Louis Lebherz, Director  lpl2@stmarys-ca.edu or (831) 392-5315


 

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