Media Advisory: Symposium: Intellectual Tasks of the New Evangelization

August 11, 2011 By Public Affairs Office

What: Symposium: Intellectual Tasks of the New Evangelization, sponsored by the USCCB Committee on Doctrine and the School of Theology and Religious Studies at The Catholic University of America (CUA)

When: September 15-17, Thursday 6 p.m.-Saturday noon

Where: Washington Court Hotel

Participants:Selected non-tenured faculty in the departments of theology or religious studies who received doctoral degrees within the last five years


September 15, 7 p.m. Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Huston

September 16,

  • 9 a.m. Janet E. Smith, PhD, Sacred Heart Seminary, Detroit
  • 11a.m. John Cavadini, PhD, University of Notre Dame
  • 2 p.m. Archbishop J. A. DiNoia, OP, secretary, Vatican Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments

September 17, 9 a.m. panel:

  • Msgr. Kevin Irwin, STD., CUA
  • Rev. Frank Matera, PhD, CUA
  • Ralph Del Colle, PhD, Marquette University

Closing Mass, 11 a.m. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, celebrant

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /?>  The event is being underwritten by the Knights of Columbus.


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