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Adult Ed | Martyrs, Mystics, & Saints
Mon, May 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Tue, May 21, 2019
Mondays February 4th – May 20th 7 o’clock in the evening in Laughlin Hall Martyrs, Mystics, & Saints is an exploration of the lives, work, and deaths of specific Christians whose exemplary devotion to the Gospel of Jesus Christ continually inspires us today as followers of Jesus on our journey into the heart of God. GUEST SPEAKERS: The Rev. Barbara Crafton – priest, author, and spiritual director The Rev. Dr Euan Cameron – priest and professor at Union Theological Seminary Mrs. VK McCarty – teacher, writer, and retired theological librarian February 4 – Martyrs of Japan, Martyr (Guest Speaker The Rev. Barbara Crafton) February 11 – Margery Kempe, Mystic February 25 – Polycarp of Smyrna, Martyr March 4 – Evelyn Underhill, Mystic March 11 – Martin Luther King, Jr., Martyr March 18 – Thomas Merton, Mystic March 25 – George Herbert, Mystic (Guest Speaker The Rev. Dr Euan Cameron) April 1 – Pauli Murray, Saint April 8 – Catherine of Siena, Mystic April 29 – Gregory of Nyssa & Macrina, Brother & Sister Mystics (Guest Speaker Mrs. VK McCarty) May 6 – Lady Julian of Norwich, Mystic May 13 – Perpetua: Why Martyrs Matter (Guest Speaker Mrs. VK McCarty) May 20 (Final Class) – The Venerable Bede, Saint No class on February 18, April 15, or April 22. For more information please contact Fr. William Ogburn at 212.924.9327 or [email protected]