8 February: Public lecture entitled “Growing in Faith”; speaker Fr. Donal Neary SJ. Will be held in St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, at 8pm in the Fr. John Sullivan Room. For details visit www.gardinerstparish.ie
12 February: Fr. Padraig Daly will be the main celebrant at a memorial Mass for Declan Deane, who died in California on 12 December 2010. At 2.30 p.m. in Milltown Chapel. Fr. Myles O’Reilly SJ will preach, and John F. Deane, Declan’s poet brother, will give an appreciation on behalf of the family.
15 February: Public lecture entitled “Handing on Faith”; speaker Linda Kiely. Will be held in St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, at 8pm. For details visit www.gardinerstparish.ie
15 February: Lecture entitled “The Intellectual Problem of Jesus for the Modern University” by Bishop William Willimon, Bishop of North Alabama Methodist conference, at 7pm in the Arts Building Synge Theatre, TCD.
16 February: Public lecture entitled “Universal Intersubjectivity: Basis for a New Trinitarian World View”, will be held in Milltown Institute, Milltown Park, Sandford Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 at 7pm. Joseph A. Bracken SJ, a retired professor of theology and Director Emeritus of the Edward B. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue at Xavier University in Cincinnati Ohio, will be the main speaker. For further details call 01 277 6300 or visit www.milltown-institute.ie
22 February: Public Lecture entitled “Church and Faith”. Speaker: Fr. Gerry O’Hanlon SJ. Will be held in St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, at 8pm. For details visit www.gardinerstparish.ie
2 March: ‘Movies that Matter’, Series 3 – ‘The inner Journey’ continues fortnightly in Manresa until 30 March. Further information from 01 8331352 or visit www.manresa.ie.
4-5 March: The Belvedere Union Retreat directed by Fr. Peter McVerry SJ will be held in Manresa House, Dollymount, Dublin 3.
9 – 13 March: Trauma & Spirituality: An International Dialogue will take place in The Europa Hotel, Belfast. The conference aims to provide a local and international context for constructive dialogue and creative thinking about ‘trauma and spirituality’. Nearly 60 innovative presenters from throughout the world, including keynote speakers Ray Helmick SJ (Boston College) and Michael Bingham SJ. For further information contact Colleen D. Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.journeytowardshealing.org.
25 March: Public lecture by Margaret Silf, well-known British author on Ignatian Prayer, at 7.30pm in St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner Street Church. For further information, contact Gardiner Street Tel: 8363411