Myser Lecture, 10/4
Don’t miss the Myser Lecture!
Myser Lecture: Compassion and the Suffering God
Presenter: Dr. M. Shawn Copeland
October 4, 7-9 at O’Shaughnessy Auditorium at St Catherine University.
Free, but a ticket is needed. 651-690-6700 or oshag.stkate.edu.
Dr. M. Shawn Copeland is Professor of Theology at Boston College. The prophetic, womanist, Catholic theologian roots her work in theological and philosophical anthropology and political theology, as well as African and African–derived religious and cultural experience and African-American intellectual history. A former Convenor of the Black Catholic Theological Symposium, her more than 80 articles, reviews, and book chapters include Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being; The Subversive Power of Love: The Vision of Henriette Delille: The Madeleva Lecture in Spirituality; and, with LaReine-Marie Mosely and Albert Raboteau, Uncommon Faithfulness: The Black Catholic Experience.
CSJ Way, 10/9
Come learn and pray with the CSJ community at this information session about the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates. We are always looking to welcome others and will explore a wide-range of opportunities to connect deeper and grow with you.
Tuesday, October 9, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
1890 Randolph Ave. St. Paul, MN
11th Day Prayer for Peace, 10/11
Our Lady of the Presentation Chapel
Tuesday, October 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Since 2001, on the 11th of every month, we come together to pray for the unmet needs of our time.
The focus is Criminal Justice Reform: We pray for restorative justice within our criminal justice systems. We pray for our dear neighbors who are incarcerated, nearing re-entry, and who seek peace as victim and offender.
Health Care for All Breakfast, 10/12
Carondelet Center, Room G-1
Friday, October 12, 2018
Join our Health Care for All Task Group and Toby Pearson of Catholic Health Association of Minnesota as we examine the Minnesota Governor’s race from the lens of community health and Catholic social teaching. Please RSVP.
Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey, 10/12
Friday, October 12, 9:30-11:30 a.m. in Carondelet Center. These labyrinth walks are free and take place on the second Friday of every month. Call 651-696-2788 or visit wisdomwayscenter.org
Second Sunday, 10/14
Second Sunday is a year-round community circle that gathers on the second Sunday of each month.
We reflect on the Sunday gospel and nourish one another’s lives with this sharing. We share bread and wine and lift up the prayers of all gathered and concerns for the world.
Following, we drink coffee and enjoy treats. All are welcome and invited to come when you can. The group is a new blessing each month.
When: Second Sunday of each month, 10 a.m..
Where: Carondelet Center , 1890 Randolph, St. Paul
Contact: Therese Sherlock, CSJ, 651-690-7011
The Art of HE QI, 9/10 – November
Dr He Qi (pronounced huh chee) is the first Chinese to earn a PhD in religious arts. “I wanted to create peaceful scenes. We need to hear the peaceful voice of heaven,” he says. Fully Chinese, Fully Christian, his images invite us to re-imagine Biblical stories in dynamic and vibrant ways.
When: September 10 – November
Honoring Divinity in Seasonal Ritual, 10/31
We gather to celebrate the Divinity in our world -using music, ritual, silence, and prayer.
Please join us.
October 31 All Hallows Eve- The Divinity in the Veil Between Worlds
When: Gather at 5:30 p.m.; ritual from 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Gathering is free.
Where: Carondelet Center
Contact: Mary Lou Flandrick at 612-724-6008