Lectures and Special Events

Fall 2018
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Bible, Theology, & Religion Lectures 

Date: Tuesday, October 9
Speaker: Professor Michael Barram
Title: "Missional Economics: Biblical Justice and Christian Formation" (panel discussion and book party)

Time: 7:30-9:00pm
Location: Moraga Room, Soda Center

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Date: Tuesday, October 23
Speaker: Ms. Tiffany Hoover
Title: "Seekers & Saints, Women of Transformation: Ruth, Teresa of Avila, and Dorothy Day" (one-woman play)

Time: 7:30-9:00pm
Location: Moraga Room, Soda Center

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Date: Monday, November 5
Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ
Title: "Is God's Charity Broad Enough for the Bears?"
Time: 7:30-9:00pm
Location: Moraga Room, Soda Center

Until recently, the natural world was not a subject of much interest to religious folk. This is now changing as our planet faces an ecological crisis of great magnitude. This lecture explores how loving the Earth with its animal and plant species, loving them as neighbors, loving them as ourselves, can become an intrinsic part of faith in God.

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Date: Tuesday, November 12
Speaker: Father Bryan Massingale

Title: "Racial Justice and The Catholic Church"
Time: 7:00-9:00pm (note: this lecture starts earlier than the others)
Location: Moraga Room, Soda Center

(Sponsored by the Bishop John S. Cummins Institute for Catholic Thought, Culture & Action)

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Questions about the Bible, Theology, & Religion Lectures?
Please contact Father David Gentry-Akin (dgentry@stmarys-ca.edu), Program Coordinator. 

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Campus Organizations

Saint Mary's College sponsors programs and events related to religious interests through a variety of academic departments and campus organizations, including the Mission & Ministry Center and the Catholic Institute for Lasallian Social Action (CILSA).

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