Let's Rebuild Our Church

Feb 29, 2020, 1:00 PM – Feb 29, 2020, 5:00 PM
Let's Rebuild Our Church: A candid, constructive and respectful conversation about how the laity and clergy can rebuild the Roman Catholic Church in the wake of the sexual abuse crisis. THE HESBURGH LECTURE: Embracing the Joy of the Gospel in a Church in Crisis by Dr. Matt Ashley, University of Notre Dame. PANEL DISCUSSION WITH Q&A: The Church Crisis and a Path Forward. MODERATOR: Jaclyn A. Brilling, Esq., Member of the Review Boards for the Albany Catholic Diocese and Franciscan Conventual Province. PANELISTS: Dr. Matt Ashley, University of Notre Dame, Prof. Kelly D’Souza, Siena College, Mr. Paul A. Ehmann, A Survivor’s Voice, Fr. Tom Konopka, Counseling Center of the Albany Catholic Diocese. The afternoon will conclude with a Vigil Mass at 4 p.m. celebrated by Albany Bishop Edward Scharfenberger in the Siena College Chapel; reception to follow. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Sponsored by: University of Notre Dame Alumni and Clubs of Northeastern New York & the Triple Cities; Siena College Mission Office and Franciscan Center for Catholic Studies. RSVP:www.siena.edu/fccs/register


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