All Hallows College is holding a series of lectures on Contemporary Spirituality to mark the launch last August of its new MA in Applied Christian Spirituality. The lectures will be held on Nov 9, 16, 23, 30 and Dec 7. The opening lecture will be given by Dr. Michael O’Sullivan SJ (pictured here), exploring the turn to spirituality in the academy and caring professions. Afterwards, Sources of Transformation: Revitalising Christian Spirituality will be launched by Dr Tom Dalzell. The book, published by Continuum Press, contains a selection of papers delivered at the Second European Conference on the Academic Study of Spirituality. The three Irish contributors to the book are Dr. Bernadette Flanagan and Dr. Michael O’Sullivan, All Hallows, and Dr. Una Agnew, Milltown Institute. Prof. Gerard O’Collins, SJ also has a paper in the book. Listen here to a podcast of Michael talking to Pat Coyle of the JCC.