June 15, 2014, 9:00 AM - June 20, 2014, 5:00 PM
Aware that real change is transformative, we look at both spirituality and social analysis as resources for social change in our century. The moral imagination is particularly utilized to help us see with a hope that engages reality with a lens toward the future to which God invites us. The arts (music, literature and visual arts) will be integrated in various reflective and hands-on processes engaging peace-building and various current issues.
Program Instructor: Maria Cimperman, RSCJ, Ph.D.
Maria Cimperman, RSCJ, Ph.D., is Visiting Associate Professor at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Maria was Associate Professor of Moral Theology and Social Ethics at Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio and presents nationally and internationally on contemporary aspects of religious life and social ethics issues. She is the author of When God's People Have HIV/AIDS: An Approach to Ethics (Orbis, 2005). Her coming book, Social Analysis for the 21st Century (2014) is the subject of this week's program.