Christian in the World

The Christian in the World Lecture Series offers spirituality and theology for the laity. It seeks to help participants gain a more profound understanding of the Scriptures and the Church, supporting them in living out their Baptismal vocation.

All Christians are welcome.

Winter/Spring 2018 CITW Lecture Series: The New Testament

January 13 Session 1 - Synoptic Gospels: Matthew and Mark
  Dr. Mark Nussberger
February 10 Session 2 - Lucan Literature: Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles
  Dr. Elaine Park
March 10 Session 3 - Pauline Literature: Writings of St. Paul
  Fr. Stephen Clovis
April 14 Session 4 - Johannine Literature
  Fr. Thomas Koller, OCD

Sample schedule:

8:00-8:45 Mass (Optional)
8:45-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:15 Opening prayers/Introduction
9:15-10:05 First presentation
10:05-10:20 Break
10:20-11:10 Second presentation
11:10-11:20 Break
11:20-11:50 Dialogue with Speaker
12:00-12:15 Noon Prayer (Optional)

The schedule allows participants to attend Mass and Noon Prayer if they so wish.

Cost is $50 for the series (four Saturdays) or $15 a session. Student cost is $20 for the series or $5 a session. Beverages and morning snacks are provided.

Presentations take place in the Mount Angel Abbey Library Auditorium.

For further information and to preregister, please call Cecile Beckerman (503) 393-5041. In the event of bad weather, please contact Cecile to find out if a presentation has been cancelled.