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Astronomy & God: An interview with director of Vatican Observatory

CHICAGO — Renowned astronomer and director of the Vatican Observatory Brother Guy Consolmagno is the main speaker at this year’s Lay Centre benefit evening at Georgetown Visitation, located in Washington, D.C., Jan. 30. The American Jesuit brother will speak on the … Continue reading

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A Benefit Evening in Washington, DC

Join us in Washington, DC on Monday, January 30, 2017 Welcome and Opening Remarks: Donna Orsuto, director of The Lay Centre The evening begins with vespers, at 6:30 p.m., presided by: Very Rev. Frank Donio, S.A.C., D.Min. Director, Catholic Apostolate Center Reception will … 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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Join in a Benefit Evening for The Lay Centre in D.C.

The Friends of The Lay Centre have organized a benefit evening in Washington, D.C., in support of the mission of The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas. The event will also serve to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Lay Centre … Continue reading

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U.S. event recalls Christian persecution

The rising incidence of Christian persecution in the world was the focus of The Lay Centre’s Washington Lecture last month, now available on YouTube. We are grateful to our friends at the Catholic Apostolate Center for producing this video and making … Continue reading

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Annual benefit recalls persecuted Christians

A wonderful group of long-time supporters of The Lay Centre and new friends gathered in Washington, D.C., last month for the centre’s annual benefit. The event, held at Georgetown Visitation, included Vespers, a reception and a lecture by Rev Prof … Continue reading

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Friends of The Lay Centre to gather in Washington, D.C.

Friends and supporters of The Lay Centre in the United States will gather once again in Washington, D.C., to lend their support to The Lay Centre’s threefold mission of promoting the lay vocation, promoting Christian unity, and nurturing interreligious dialogue. … Continue reading

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