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Like Lazarus we all have a name

Ash Wednesday officially starts Lent, a period of 40 days that precedes Easter in the Christian calendar. Christians who observe Lent use it as a time for prayer and penance and preparation for the celebration of Christ’s resurrection. By observing Lent, … Continue reading

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“What is Mysticism and is it for every Christian?”

  Save the date: Saturday – January 21, 2017 at The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas A lecture with Prof. Bernard McGinn, Ph.D. He is a Naomi Shenstone Donnelley Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology and of the History of Christianity in the Divinity … Continue reading

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We wish you a Blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year!

“The times are difficult. They call for courage and faith. . . Let us pray for one another, love one another in truth, in the sobriety of earnest Christian hope, for hope, says Paul, does not deceive.” Dorothy Day quoting Thomas Merton’s … Continue reading

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The Lay centre #GivingTuesday

  Dear Friends, This year, on Tuesday, November 29, The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. For the past 30 years, The Lay Centre has been forming lay Catholics in the … Continue reading

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My wonderful life in Rome

Hi, everybody. My name is Minsu Li-Ching Chang in Taipei, Taiwan. Thanks to the scholarship from the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID) and its Nostra Aetate Foundation, I had a great opportunity to live at The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas … Continue reading

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Pilgrims explore God’s mercy in Rome

By A.J. Boyd ROME — Characteristic of The Lay Centre’s international programming, the centre’s 30th-anniversary pilgrimage, “God’s Mercy Endures Forever,” engaged Rome as a classroom and as a font for spiritual growth and renewal. The 10-15 July pilgrimage came on … Continue reading

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Seminar inspires ways for interreligious dialogue on campus

By Anastassiya Perevezentseva ROME — Lehigh University Rome interns had a chance to assist in the organization of the seminar, “Full, Conscious and Active: Lay Participation in the Church’s Dialogue with the World,” co-sponsored by the College Theology Society and The … Continue reading

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