Lenten Book Discussions

During the season of Lent, beginning March 13, the Book Discussion Group will meet in the Faber Room on Wednesdays, from 1:15-2:45 p.m.  This will be a new time for the Book Discussion Group to meet, in order to determine whether meeting in the afternoon is a more convenient time for more participants. 

Humble Confidence: Spiritual and Pastoral Guidance from Karl Rahner
By James Bacik

This book takes up some themes included in the talks on Christology that will be given by Fr. Brian McDermott, SJ, at Holy Trinity in March. Fr. McDermott will lead the first book discussion, and Tony Tambasco will resume leadership of the book discussions on March 20.

March 13      1:15-2:45 p.m. Faber Room
March 20      1:15-2:45 p.m. Faber Room
March 27      1:15-2:45 p.m. Faber Room

 

An Introduction to New Testament Christology
By Raymond Brown

A leading Biblical scholar examines the identity of Jesus in the New Testament

April 3           1:15-2:45 p.m. Faber Room
April 10         1:15-2:45 p.m. Faber Room
April 17         Holy Week      
April 24        7:15 – 8:45 p.m. McKenna C
May 1             7:15 – 8:45 p.m. McKenna C

 

The New Cosmic Story: Inside Our Awakening Universe
By John Haught

This thought-provoking book addresses two primary questions: what does the arrival of religion tell us about the universe and what does our understanding of the cosmos as an unfinished drama tell us about religion?

May 8         7:15 – 8:45 p.m. McKenna C
May 15         7:15 – 8:45 p.m. Neale Room
May 22        7:15 – 8:45 p.m. McKenna C
May 29        7:15 – 8:45 p.m. McKenna C