A Catholic Look at War & Global Conflict

04/28/2018 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM ET
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A Catholic Look at War & Global Conflict
Saturday, April 28, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Join us for an all-day program, carried out in a respectful and thought provoking environment, to learn more about where the Catholic Church stands on Just War and Armed Conflict.

Sessions include a status report on the landscape of global conflict, an overview of Catholic theology on just war, prayerful consideration of the collateral damage of war, a discussion on alternative solutions to war, and a look at how the Catholic Church is working to heal the wounds of war.

Speakers include:
Marie Dennis, Co-President of Pax Christi International; Phillip Thompson, Executive Director for the Aquinas Center of Theology at Emory University and a reflection by Auxiliary Bishop Bernard E. Shlesinger, III.

Presented by:
Justice and Peace Ministries
Office of Life, Dignity, and Justice
Archdiocese of Atlanta

Hosted by:
Transfiguration Catholic Church
Family Life Center
1815 Blackwell Road
Marietta, Georgia 30066

$10 Registration Fee includes catered lunch.
Scholarships are available.  Contact Kat Doyle at kdoyle@archatl.com.

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