Saint Louis University

Fifth Annual Newman Convocation

 

Lumen Gentium:
The Dogmatic Constitution of the Church


Wednesday, October 15, 2014
4:00 pm
Pere Marquette Gallery
DuBourg Hall
Saint Louis University

 

Keynote Speak: Dr. Daniel Finucane
Student Respondents: Stephen Lawson, Deacon Peter Fonseca, Kaitlin Hasenbeck

Sponsored by: Saint Louis University, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, Aquinas Institute of Theology

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November 5, 2013: Fourth Annual Newman Convocation


4th Annual Newman Convocation

 

This convocation seminar considered the influence of Dei Verbum on:

Preaching the Mystery of Faith: The Sunday Homily-USCCB Document on Preaching
Verbum Domini: The Apostolic Exhortation on the Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church
Porta Fidei: the Apostolic Letter on the Year of Faith

 

with Archbishop Robert J. Carlson, D.D.

 

Facilitator: Fr. Randy Soto (Kenrick-Glennon Seminary)

Student Respondents: Sr. Meghan McElroy, O.P. (Aquinas Institute); Cristóbal Torres, O.P. (Aquinas Institute); Deacon Andrew Burkemper (Kenrick-Glennon Seminary); Charles Michael Shea (Saint Louis University)

 

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October 11, 2012: Third Annual Newman Convocation

Opening the Council: Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy

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Archbishop Robert J. Carlson Dr. Catherine Vincie, R.S.H.M.

Presider:

The Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson,

the Archbishop of St. Louis

Keynote:

Catherine Vincie, R.S.H.M., Ph.D.,

Aquinas Institute of Theology

   

Dr. Daniel FinucaneRespondent:

Daniel Finucane, Ph.D.,

Saint Louis University

Respondent:Fr. Jason Schumer

Fr. Jason Schumer, S.T.L.,

Kenrick-Glennon Seminary

 

7:00pm. Thursday, October 11, 2012. Saint Francis Xavier College Church.

 

The Third Annual Newman Convocation took place at 7:00pm on Thursday, October 11th in Saint Francis Xavier College Church. This year the Convocation celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Opening of the Second Vatican Council.

This Convocation, sponsored by Saint Louis University, involved the participation of the four theology faculties in the St. Louis area: Aquinas Institute of Theology, Fontbonne University, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, and SLU's Department of Theological Studies and Department of Mission and Ministry.

Archbishop Carlson addresses the Third Annual Newman Convocation

Keynote Speaker Dr. Catherine Vincie addresses the Convocation

The Third Annual Newman Convocation

 

Click here to read Joseph Kenny's article on the Third Annual Newman Convocation in the St. Louis Review (October 17, 2012)

 

Saint Francis Xavier College Church

Resources:

Click here to read the full text of Sacrosanctum Concilium, Vatican II's Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy.

Click here to read an introduction to the events commemorated by our Convocation, by John W. Padberg, S.J.

Click here to read Archbishop Carlson's own reflections on Vatican II's enduring impact and unfinished business.

Click here to read a reflection from the editors of America (10/08/2012) on the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council.

Click here to read a reflection from the editors of Commonweal (10/12/2012) on the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Council.

 


Previous Newman Convocations

 

November 9, 2011: Second Annual Newman Convocation


Archbishop Robert J. Carlson Opening the Windows: The Pastoral Vision of Blessed John XXIII

  Presider: Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson (Archbishop of St. Louis)

  Keynote: Randall S. Rosenberg, Ph.D. (Fontbonne University)

Randall S. Rosenberg, Ph.D.  Respondents:

  Colleen Mary Mallon, O.P., Ph.D. (Aquinas Institute of Theology)

  Lawrence J. Welch, Ph.D. (Kenrick-Glennon Seminary)

 

Click here to read Joseph Kenny's article on the Second Annual Newman Convocation in the St. Louis Review (October 26, 2011).

 

October 4, 2010: First Annual Newman Convocation


Cor ad Cor Loquitur: Heart Speaks to Heart

(Celebrating the Beatification of John Henry Cardinal Newman)

Presider: Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson (Archbishop of St. Louis)

Keynote: Kenneth L. Parker, Ph.D. (Saint Louis University)

Respondents:

Jill Raitt, Ph.D. (Fontbonne University)

Rev. Michael Witt, Ph.D. (Kenrick-Glennon Seminary)

Click here to read a retrospective from Saint Louis University on the First Annual Newman Convocation.