Church in the 21st Century

Church in the 21st Century

A look at upcoming events being held as part of Boston College's "Church in the 21st Century" program.

Thursday, April 10, 7 p.m., Cushing 001. "Easter Hope in a Time of Crisis," with Joseph T. Kelley, Merrimack College. Sponsored by the Lynch School of Education. For more information call ext.2-4187.

Friday, April 11, 7 p.m., McGuinn 121. "On Infallibility," with Professor Emeritus Peter Huenermann, University of Tuebingen, Germany. Sponsored by the Lonergan Workshop. For more information call ext.2-8095.

Monday, April 14, 7:30 p.m., Gasson 100. "Analysis of a Scandal: Psychosocial Roots of the Sexual Abuse Scandal," with psychologist Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea. Sponsored by the Graduate School of Social Work. For more information call ext.2-4021.

Tuesday, April 15, 7 p.m., Higgins 300. "Why is the Church Undergoing a Crisis of Affectivity and a Crisis of Governance?," with Rev. Timothy Radcliffe, OP, recent Master General of the Dominican Order. Sponsored by the Lonergan Institute. For more information call ext.2-8095.

Wednesday, April 23, 7 p.m., Devlin 216. "Was Catholic Religious Education After Vatican II a Failure? The Council's Declaration on Christian Education after 40 Years," with Adj. Asst. Prof. Thomas Beaudoin (Theology). Sponsor: Institute for Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry. For more information call ext.2-8440.

Monday, April 28, 7 p.m., Robsham Theater. Panel Discussion: Sexuality in the Christian Tradition IV: "Homosexuality in a Catholic Context: What Has Been Said About It? What Else Can Be Said?" with Andrew Sullivan, author of Virtually Normal: An Argument About Homosexuality, and David Morrison, author of Beyond Gay. Sponsored by The Church in the 21st Century. For more information call ext.2-0470.

The "Church in the 21st Century" World Wide Web site,, offers information on the program and related events.


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