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Fred Kammer, SJ, will speak at St. Catherine University Oct. 9

kammerFred Kammer, SJ, JD, director of the Jesuit Social Research Institute at Loyola University New Orleans, will present a lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in the Jeanne d'Arc Auditorium on the University's St. Paul campus.

The event is sponsored by St. Catherine University's Myser Initiative on Catholic Identity and is part of the Hedgerow Initiative of the Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality.

Kammer, the author of Doing Faithjustice: An Introduction to Catholic Social Thought, will present on "Fifty Years - In, Of, and For the World: Gaudium et Spes and The Church in the Public Square." The lecture will run from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and it is free to members of the St. Catherine University community.

About the Myser Initiative

The Myser Initiative on Catholic Identity annually brings professionals who exemplify in their life and work the values and principles inherent in the Catholic Identity of St. Catherine University. The initiative infuses Catholic perspectives and understandings more deeply into the curriculum and daily life on campus. Workshops and discussion groups promote greater depth of thought, inquiry, sharing, listening, dialog and understanding about the Catholic faith and understanding the great spiritual resources alive and accessible in every religion.

About the Hedgerow Initiative

Seminars in the Hedgerow Initiative are presented by Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality, a ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. More information about the seminar series, which runs through Dec. 10, 2012, is available on the Wisdom Ways website.

Oct. 2, 2012 by Melissa Kaelin

See also: Catholic Identity