Tag Archives: Lay Centre’s friends

ACCU concludes successful Rome Seminar on higher education

ROME — The 13th Rome Seminar for the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU), organized in partnership with The Lay Centre, began 28 May and came to a fruitful conclusion on 1st June. Participants from the United States and Canada … Continue reading

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Archbishop Roche and Dr. Carlo-Stella visit The Lay Centre

The Lay Centre welcomed two guests from the Vatican on 18 January, our last Wednesday community evening in the first semester of the academic year 2016-2017. Archbishop Arthur Roche, Secretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, and … Continue reading

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A dear friend is ordained a bishop in Brazil

ARARIPINA, Brazil — A good friend of The Lay Centre was ordained a bishop in Brazil: Bishop Francisco de Sales, O.Carm. Our Brazilian resident, Filipe Domingues, represented The Lay Centre community at the celebration, held 4 August. Domingues, who is in Brazil for his summer holiday, … Continue reading

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Friendly evening with Passionist Priests

It has already become a tradition that once a year The Lay Centre‘s resident community visits the Passionist priests generalate. They generously welcome us in their house, on the Caelium Hill, since 2009. In a spirit of hospitality and friendship, we had Mass … Continue reading

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Evening Discussion on Lay Leadership in the Church

By Matthew Doeing On 9 March, our community was proud to welcome a group of laypersons who brought a message about the importance of management, best practices, and lay leadership in the Church. In particular, our visitors consisted of laywomen who had … Continue reading

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St Thomas undergrads visit martyrs’ shrine

By Filipe Domingues A chilly Roman winter morning was just like springtime for Minnesota undergraduate students from St Thomas University, who joined members of The Lay Centre resident community in a serene visit to the basilica dedicated to Saints John and … Continue reading

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Lay Centre marks anniversary in Washington

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Friends of The Lay Centre gathered in Washington, D.C., Feb. 1, to mark the 30th anniversary of the institute. The benefit evening, hosted at Georgetown Visitation, underlined the growth of The Lay Centre’s mission and its international reach … Continue reading

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