The Religious Formation Conference announces Two Upcoming Webinars
The Religious Formation Conference is pleased to collaborate with Massimo Faggioli, PhD and Dan Horan, OFM, PhD to offer two upcoming webinars.
History and Ecclesiology of the Sex Abuse Crisis
Presenter: Massimo Faggioli, PhD
Wednesday, March 20th at 1:00pm CT
Pope Francis’s Gaudete Et Exultate
Presenter: Dan Horan, OFM, PhD
Tuesday, April 16th at 1:00pm CT
Dr. Massimo Faggioli, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies at Villanova University and contributing writer to Commonweal magazine, will give an overview of his current work on the Catholic Church and sex abuse. Massimo is a church historian and has served on the faculty at the University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, Minnesota) from 2009 to 2016, where he was the founding director of the Institute for Catholicism and Citizenship (2014-2015).
Dr. Dan Horan, a Franciscan Friar of the Holy Name Province, Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology and Spirituality at Catholic Theological Union (Chicago, Illinois), and columnist for the National Catholic Reporter will discuss his forthcoming book on this encyclical by Pope Francis titled Reading, Praying, Living Pope Francis’s Rejoice and Be Glad: A Faith Formation Guide.
In addition to the RFC, Fr. Horan’s presentation is also sponsored by the National Association of Vocation and Formation Directors (NAVFD) of Canada.
Webinars are open to everyone at no cost. Registration required.
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