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“Understanding and Spiritual Growth Through Interreligious Dialogue”

Bishop Denis Madden, Archdiocese of Baltimore
Dr. John Borelli, Georgetown University

Thursday, October 25, 2012
5:00-7:00 PM

Stephen Happel Room
The Catholic University of America

Join us for the IISD Opening event, a lecture by Bishop Denis Madden about the current state of interreligious dialogue, followed by a response from Dr. John Borelli, "Spirituality and Interreligious Dialogue".  The lecture will be followed by a reception.


Lunch and Discussion with Archbishop Kevin McDonald

Archbishop Kevin McDonald

Co-sponsored with St. Paul's College

April 26, 2012
Lunch will be served at 12 noon, followed by an informal discussion

St. Paul's College

Archbishop McDonald was ordained a priest in 1974 and completed a licentiate in Moral Theology in 1975.From 1985-1993 he worked as an official with the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, specifically working with Anglican relations, while completing a doctorate.As a parish priest in Sparkhill, a Birmingham community with a large Muslim population, from 1993-1998, he developed an interest in interreligious dialogue.He was ordained Bishop of Northamption in May 2001, and was installed as Archbishop of Southwark in December 2003 and retired in December 2009.He is currently the chairman of the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales’ Committee for Other Faiths and of the Committee for Catholic-Jewish Relations and a Catholic representative to the Christian Muslim Forum.Recently, Archbishop McDonald presented “Meeting God in Friend and Stranger,” a document on interreligious dialogue from the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales in an article in The Tablet,which can be found here.

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