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My Jesuit Family: Living Faith and Social Justice

Fr. Jeremy Zipple, S.J., a double graduate of Boston College, is a director and writer of documentaries for National Geographic, PBS, and Discovery will present on Mon. March 23, 2015 @ 5:30pm in the Murray Function Room.

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Keeping Hispanic Immigrant Families Together: Catholic Perspectives

Dr. Hosffman Ospino, Director of Graduate Programs in Hispanic Ministry, is an Assistant Professor in the School of Theology and Ministry will hold a panel discussion on the Keeping Immigrant Hispanic families together from the Catholic Perspective on Mon. March 30, 2015 @ 5:30pm in the Heights Room.

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Fr. Michael Himes at Agape Latte

Listen to Fr. Michael Himes on family and the ability to love them.

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Is there a Future for Catholic Health and Social Services?

Listen to panelists discuss the key challenges ahead for the future of the ministries of Catholic Health and Social Services.

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Spring 2015 Issue

View the Spring 2015 issue, "Catholic Families: Carrying Faith Forward"
(ISSUU Format) (PDF Format)

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Taylor Swift gives a shout to BC C21's 'Shake It Off'

'BC Shake It Off,' the promotional video for this year’s 'Espresso Your Faith' week, has caught the eye of the song's originator Taylor Swift, who shared her enthusiasm for it in a tweetThe video, produced for the C21 Center by John Walsh '15 and John Campbell '17, featured more than 1,000 BC students and faculty 'shaking off' their worries, fears, and insecurities. NECNBoston.comFox News Boston, Ryan Seacrest On AirBoston HeraldBoston MagazineWCVB-TV

"The Catholic Intellectual Tradition" Publication

C21 published "The Catholic Intellectual Tradition: A Conversation at Boston College," to encourage faculty, students, and thinking people everywhere to consider the gift of the Catholic tradition and to enter actively into the conversation. (PDF) (ISSUU)
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Monday, February 23, 2015
12:00noon Will My Kid Have Faith? A Conversation on the Challenges Families Face
Thursday, February 26, 2015 *New Time*
5:30pm Pastoral Challenges to the Family
Monday, March 23, 2015
5:30pm My Jesuit Family: Living Faith and Social Justice
Monday, March 30, 2015
5:30pm Keeping Hispanic Immigrant Families Together: Catholic Perspectives
Thursday, April 9, 2015
5:30pm Finding God in Relationships
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6:00pm #Faith, #Family and #Future
Thursday, April 16, 2015
5:30pm Experiences with Dialogue at the Edge of Auschwitz
Thursday, April 23, 2015
5:30pm How Dante Can Save Your Life