Catholic Heritage Lecture Series: ?A Poor Church for the Poor?
Keynote Speaker: Jeanette Rodriguez, Ph.D.
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Seattle University, Pigott Auditorium
The annual Catholic Heritage Lectures engage the intellectual and religious communities of the Seattle area and the Seattle University community to explore aspects of the Catholic Intellectual Tradition and the intersection of Catholicism and culture. The first of this year?s series features Jeanette Rodriguez, Ph.D. who will explore the pre and post-Vatican II development of what we now call, ?the option for the poor.? Dr. Rodriguez will reflect on the Catholic Church?s teachings on material poverty, spiritual poverty and voluntary poverty, particularly in light of Pope Francis? call to be a ?poor church for the poor.?