Tag Archives: Boston College

Revitalizing Our Church: Ideas From University Presidents

Hello and welcome. My name is Karen Kiefer, and I’m the director of the Church in the 21st Century Center. And thanks so much for coming out tonight. When you entered the room, you probably received a blank card. It’s an opportunity for you to write a question that we might get a chance to… Read More »

The Power of Boundless Compassion: An Evening with Fr. Greg Boyle

[MUSIC PLAYING] Good evening. Welcome to Boston College and to this evening’s lecture, The Promise of Boundless Compassion, an evening with Father Greg Boyle. My name is Jane Regan and I’m the director of continuing education for the School of Theology and Ministry. Our dean, Mark Masa, extends his greetings and apologizes for not being… Read More »

Mitchell T. Rozanski, Bishop of Springfield, Mass. C21 Episcopal Visitors Series | Boston College

[MUSIC PLAYING] My name is Karen Kiefer. And I’m the director of the Church in the 21st Century Center. I met many of you. Many of you know that the center is a catalyst and a resource for the renewal of the church. One of the things that we do each semester is invite an… Read More »

The Big Questions – Immigration – Lynch School of Education

One of the distinctive features of the Lynch School of Education at Boston College is the emphasis on justice that, as a Jesuit University, we’ve always been concerned with trying to serve others: men and women in service of others is one of the mottos of the Jesuits and with immigration we pursue that emphasis… Read More »

Race in the American Catholic Imagination | Bishop George Murry, S.J.

Good evening. Good afternoon, everybody. We gave a few extra minutes grace just for people coming from our offices at 5 o’clock, and so on. My name is Thomas Groome. I have the privilege of currently serving as the director of our church in the 21st Century Center, and our Episcopal visitor program each year… Read More »

C21 Easter Series | Revitalizing Our Church: Ideas From the Catholic Press

Good evening. My name is Karen Kiefer, and I welcome you on behalf of the in the 21st Century Center. This is actually the start of a four-part programming series. It’s an Easter series, and it’s entitled Revitalizing Our Church. So we hope we see you at other events. And there are other fliers up… Read More »

Victoria Reggie Kennedy “Faith in Friendship”

[MUSIC PLAYING] Good afternoon. Welcome. For those of you that don’t know me, my name is Karen Keifer. And I’m the associate director at the Church in the 21st Century Center. And I’m so happy to meet your acquaintance here this afternoon. How wonderful that we all get to gather together during this Easter season… Read More »

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo “I Call You Friends”

[MUSIC PLAYING] Good evening everybody, and welcome. We’re going to make a start. Let’s say an Our Father and a Hail Mary just to put ourselves in the presence of God. Our father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. My kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.… Read More »

Why I Remain A Catholic: Belief in a Time of Turmoil

[MUSIC PLAYING] Good evening. I’m Karen Kiefer. And I’m the director of The Church in the 21st Century Center. And thank you for coming. Thank you to our co-sponsors this evening, the School of Theology and Ministry, the theology department, and the university communications team. They have played such a role in putting this event… Read More »