We would like to bring to your attention a guest lecture we are hosting here next month (Thursday 8th October @ 7.30pm) on the theme of “Pope Francis and the Art of Magisterium.” (See attached poster). The lecture is being held under the auspices of our journal, the Irish Theological Quarterly and is being delivered by Professor Gerard Mannion of Georgetown University in Washington, USA.
Gerard Mannion, an Irish citizen, is the Joseph and Winifred Amaturo Chair in Catholic Studies. He is also a Senior Research Fellow of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, Co-Director of the Church and World Program and heads the ‘Church and the Ecumenical Future’ project.
He was Founding Chair of the Ecclesiological Investigations International Research Network (www.ei-research.net), editor of the Series, ‘Ecclesiological Investigations’ and co-editor of the series ‘Pathways for Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue’, his academic career has taken in posts in the UK (Oxford, Leeds, Liverpool), Leuven (Belgium) and San Diego, where he was Professor of Theology and Director of the Center for Catholic Thought and Culture.
I warmly welcome you to what promises to be a stimulating theological evening and to the reception that follows.
I would be grateful if you can confirm your attendance in advance so that we have some ideas of numbers to firstname.lastname@example.org