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Picture of Kerry Cronin
Kerry Cronin
Picture of Daniel Horan
Daniel P. Horan, OFM
Picture of Shawn Copeland
M. Shawn Copeland
Picture of Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R.
Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R.
Picture of Alice McDermott
Alice McDermott


Making the Move: Navigating Dating

February 11, 2014 | Lecture
Presenter: Kerry Cronin, Associate Director,
Lonergan Institute and Faculty Fellow,
Center for Student Formation
Location/Time: Yawkey Center, Murray
Function Room, 7:00 p.m.
Sponsors: C21 Center and Center for
Student Formation

Dating God: Intimacy, Prayer, and
Franciscan Spirituality

February 20, 2014 | Lecture
Presenter: Daniel P. Horan, OFM, author,
blogger, and columnist for America
Location/Time: Corcoran Commons,
Heights Room, 5:30 p.m.
Sponsors: C21 Center and Theology

C21 On The Road: Snap Shot
of the Heights

February 23, 2014 | Mass and Converation
Presider/Presenter: Fr. Terence Devino, S.J.,
Vice President and University Secretary
Location/Time: Christ the King
Jesuit Preparatory School, Chicago, IL,
10:30 a.m.
Sponsors: C21 Center and BC Alumni

Pope Francis and the Future of
the Global Church

February 25, 2014 | Panel Discussion
• Francesco Cesareo, President,
Assumption College
• Richard R. Gaillardetz, Joseph Professor
of Catholic Systematic Theology,
Theology Department
• Mar Muñoz-Visoso, Executive Director,
Secretariat for Cultural Diversity in the
Church, USCCB
Moderator: M. Shawn Copeland, Professor,
Theology Department
Location/Time: Gasson Hall, Room 100,
6:30 p.m.
Sponsors: Boisi Center for Religion and
American Public Life and C21 Center

Church-Communion: Roles in Relationship
March 24, 2014 | Lecture
Presenter: Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin,
C.Ss.R., Archbishop of Indianapolis
Location/Time: Corcoran Commons,
Heights Room, 4:30 p.m.
Sponsor: C21 Center

Revelation in the Context of Interfaith Dialogue
April 7, 2014 | O'Brien Lecture
Presenter: Rowan Williams, Emeritus
Archbishop of Canterbury, Professor of
Theology, Cambridge University
Location/Time: Corcoran Commons,
Heights Room, 5:00 p.m.
Sponsors: Theology Department and
C21 Center

Astonished by Love: Storytelling and the
Sacramental Imagination

April 30, 2014 | Lecture
Presenter: Alice McDermott, novelist,
Professor of the Humanities, Johns
Hopkins University
Location/Time: Brighton Campus, Cadigan
Center Atrium, 6:00 p.m.
Sponsors: C21 Center and English

The Message of Mercy and Its
Importance Today

May 1, 2014 | Lecture
Presenter: Cardinal Walter Kasper, Cardinal-
Priest of Ognissanti, in Via Appia Nuova
and President Emeritus, Pontifical Council
for Promoting Christian Unity
Location/Time: Corcoran Commons,
Heights Room, 4:30 p.m.
Sponsors: STM and C21 Center