Come visit the Passionists at Immaculate Conception Parish, Monastery and Retreat House, September 9th and 10th, 2016!
Special Weekend Program on Pope Francis' Encyclical Letter, Laudado Si', and the Wisdom of Passionist Thomas Berry.
September 9th, 2016
7:30pm - FREE Screening of Journey of the Universe
Location: Immaculate Conception Parish School Auditorium
September 10th, 2016
9am-4pm - Presentations by Mary Evelyn Tucker & John Grim. Very Reverend Robert Joerger, C.P., whom some of you may know from his guest appearances on The Sunday Mass, will be presenting an award at this event. [$10 Tickets and donations to support the Passionists welcome!]
Mary Evelyn Tucker: Will Laudato Si Re-Invent the Human?
John Grim: Indigenous Spirituality and Integral Ecology - Returning to our Native Place
For Registration & Information: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Evelyn Tucker & John Grim are both senior lecturers at Yale University as well as the Divinity School, co-directors of the Forum on Religion and Ecology, leading experts in the role of faith-based organizations in global efforts to care for the Earth, and students of Thomas Berry when they did graduate studies with him at Fordham University. They have devoted themselves to his legacy by editing his books and producing the Emmy award-winning film, Journey of the Universe, with Brian Thomas Swimme. Mary Evelyn served on the International Earth Charter Drafting Committee from 1997-2000 and was a member of the Earth Charter International Council until 2012. John is President of the American Teilhard Association.