Christus Lecture Series announced for 2011-2012

Fri, 09/02/2011 - 10:30am

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College theology department has announced the 2011-2012 Christus Lecture Series:

Sept. 29, 2011
“Social Media Boot Camp for Clergy and Nonprofits”
This nationally acclaimed one-day workshop for pastors, ministry leaders and nonprofits, offers a guide through the basics of the most popular social media, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and blogging. Special registration is required; limited to 50 participants.
Cost: $100
For more information and registration, visit:
Byrne Memorial Hall
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Oct. 13, 2011
Fr. Ubald Rugirangoga
“Genocide and Forgiveness: Lessons from Rwanda”
Gautrelet Room
7 p.m.

Oct. 26, 2011
Dr. Brian McLaren
Christus Annual Conference
(Co-sponsored with The Quest for Social Justice)
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – “The Local Church as Transformative Community”
7 to 8:30 p.m. – “A New Kind of Christianity”
Byrne Memorial Hall

Nov. 17, 2011
Dr. Matthew Bagot
“Christian Faith & the Politics of Peacemaking”
Byrne Memorial Hall
7 p.m.

Feb. 2, 2012
Dr. Gary Anderson
“Charity to the Poor in the Biblical Tradition”
Christus/Hesburgh Lecture
Hosted in conjunction with the Mobile Notre Dame Alumni Chapter
Byrne Memorial Hall
7 p.m.

March 29, 2012
Mrs. Deborah Madonia
“Ignatian Perspectives for a Marital Spirituality”
Byrne Memorial Hall
7 p.m.

The Christus Theological Institute is a grassroots consortium of Mobile Bay area churches joined in the quest to promote a deeper understanding of our Christian faith. The institute is housed at Spring Hill College.

For more information please visit the Website at: or contact the Spring Hill College theology department at (251) 380-4458 or e-mail