Theology on Tap Speakers
*All speakers will begin after the 5pm Mass and end by 8pm.
- July 16– Tahera Ahmad and Meghan Burns; Hughes Hall
- July 23– Fr. Corey Brost, CSV; Hughes Hall
- July 30– Fr. Manny Dorantes; Hughes Hall
- August 6– Betsy Bohlen, Hughes Hall
TOT Chicago website: http://totchicago.org/
Monday, July 16 – Tahera Ahmad and Meghan Burns
Islam in Our Lives: How our faiths (Islam and Catholicism) and others’ faiths affect our daily lives
Bios: Tahera Ahmad is a dynamic Muslim ‘scholar-practitioner’ who serves as the director of interfaith engagement and associate university chaplain at Northwestern University. She has worked closely with the U.S. Justice and State Departments leading both national and international workshops on cultural awareness of Muslims and religious diversity.
Meghan Burns was born and raised Catholic in Ohio. She moved to Chicago and joined the OSP community from 2007 – 2012. In August of 2016, she moved to Doha, Qatar and has been working as a teacher there for the past school year.
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GET OUT OF YOURSELF: Overcoming the Scourge of Violence in Chicago
How is faith helping families overcome the issue of violence in some of the most affected neighborhoods? What role does the Church play? Join us as we explore this complex issue affecting our most vulnerable communities and learn what you can do to help.
Fr. Manny Dorantes, known on Twitter as the Tweeting Priest, is Pastor of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Chicago’s Brighton Park neighborhood. Fr. Manny is a graduate of the Kellogg School of Management and serves as Global Strategic Advisor to the Secretariat of Communications in the Vatican.
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Topic: “At the Intersection of Business and Spirituality: Encountering God and witnessing to faith through your work“
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