America’s The Word columnist, Michael Simone, S.J., will be discussing the place of Scripture in light of holy days as can be found in America’s new ebook: America on Feast Days and Holy Days. James Martin, S.J., will lead a moderated conversation that will bring the joy of the Scriptures into focus for how prayer can be a form of celebration. Opening remarks will be delivered by Dr. Roy Peterson, president of American Bible Society, and introductions by Matt Malone, S.J.
Join America Media, Concordia College, Fordham University’s Theology Department, and American Lutheran Publicity Bureau in commemorating the 500th-anniversary of the Reformation.
Following the panel discussion, guests are invited to join us for evening prayer in the Catholic tradition followed by a reception.
Join America Media, Concordia College, Fordham University’s Theology Department, and American Lutheran Publicity Bureau in commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Following the panel discussion, guests are invited to join us for Evening Prayer in the Lutheran tradition followed by a reception.
Rev. Dr. Mark Granquist, Luther Seminary, Minnesota
Rev. Dr. Richard Johnson, Editor, Forum Letter
Dr. J. Patrick Hornbeck, Fordham University
Dr. Catherine Clifford, St. Paul's University, Ottawa
The award-winning columnist Ross Douthat, of The New York Times, and best-selling author James Martin, S.J., editor at large of America magazine, will engage in a dialogue about civility in American public and ecclesial discourse, moderated by Matt Malone, S.J., editor in chief of America.
Civility in America is a three-part series that will continue in Spring 2018.
When: December 13, 2017 | 6 p.m.
Where: Sheen Center for Thought and Culture 18 Bleecker St., New York, N.Y. 10012
Tickets: $20 ($15 for students)
What are the prospects for mutual understanding and engagement between these groups, and where are the limits? Join James Martin, S.J., and Patrick Hornbeck, chair of Fordham’s Department of Theology, for an evening of lively conversation and debate. The discussion will be moderated by Natalia Imperatori-Lee, professor of religious studies at Manhattan College.
Join America Media along with Fordham University’s Theology Department and Office of Alumni Relations for a remarkable and open discussion.
On March 15, America Media and the American Bible Society are proud to host Archbishop Christophe Pierre for an event on the work of Pope Francis on the fourth anniversary of his election to the papacy. To reserve a seat, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212-515-0105. Reception to follow.