Event calendar

August 22, 2014

Courtyard Movies at St. Peter's Church in Toronto will host a screening of "The Lego Movie." The film series is a free to the public. Find out about upcoming films at courtyardmovies.ca.

August 24-29, 2014

The Paulist Associates will have the opportunity for a retreat experience at the Paulist retreat house, St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, N.Y. To register, visit stmaryslakegeorge.com. Registration requires an access code, which is the last name of the Paulists’ founder, in all lower case letters.

This special week for Paulist Associates will be an opportunity to re-connect with Associates from all over the world, and to deepen your commitment to the Associates movement in an atmosphere steeped in Paulist history.

September 4, 2014

The Catholic Information Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., will hold an 11-week Catholic inquiry and update program with Father John Kenny, CSP, designed for those who wish to learn more about the Catholic faith and way of life. The course also serves as a good introduction for Catholics who wish to update or renew their understanding of Catholic Teaching. Specific topics are taught each week and participants are encouraged to present questions. A $10 donation per session requested. Classes are Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 13 from 7-8:45 p.m. or Fridays, Sept. 5-Nov. 14 from  10-11:45 p.m.

September 10, 2014

The Catholic Information Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., will present "Themes of Richard Rohr." Father Joachim Lally, CSP, will lead this three-part monthly series. Richard Rohr, OFM, is an internationally-known inspirational speaker and has published numerous recorded talks and books. His teaching is grounded in practices of contemplation. A $10 donation per session is requested.

September 11, 2014

St. Paul the Apostle Church in Los Angeles is hosting a six-week group bereavement series on Thursdays beginning Sept. 11 through Oct. 16 in the reconciliation room. The series is facilitated by Patricia Edlefsen, RN, a psychiatric nurse and bereavement counselor. The sessions are open discussion format, confidential and free of charge. RSVP required at 310-256-8871.

October 7, 2014

The Catholic Information Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., is hosting a lector training workshop led by Father John Geaney, CSP. This course is ideal for people who are already proclaiming the Word in their parishes as well as those who wish to become lectors. What is a lector and how does the lector contribute to the Liturgy?  What is the difference between acting and proclaiming?

October 8, 2014

The Catholic Information Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., will present "Themes of Richard Rohr." Father Joachim Lally, CSP, will lead this three-part monthly series. Richard Rohr, OFM, is an internationally-known inspirational speaker and has published numerous recorded talks and books. His teaching is grounded in practices of contemplation. A $10 donation per session is requested.

October 10-12, 2014

Have you thought about becoming a priest? Do you think someone you know would make a good Paulist? The "Come and See" weekend is an opporrunity to meet and get to know the Paulists and discern their call to the priesthood. It will be held at St. Paul's College in Washington, D.C. Find out more at paulist.org/vocations.

October 14, 2014

The Catholic Information Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., is hosting a lector training workshop led by Father John Geaney, CSP. This course is ideal for people who are already proclaiming the Word in their parishes as well as those who wish to become lectors. What is a lector and how does the lector contribute to the Liturgy?  What is the difference between acting and proclaiming?

October 16, 2014

Theology Connection, a ministry of St. Paul the Apostle Church in Los Angeles, will present, "Buddhism" with Ven. Bhante Chao Chu of the Los Angeles Buddhst Union at Coffee Connection, 838 Centinela Blvd. (at Venice SE), LA, CA 90066. Free Parking!  Visit theologyconnection.org for more information or to get on our email list. 2014 schedules are now available.