August 28, 2017
Boston College School Of Theology And Ministry Continuing Education Presents Encore – A Video Archive
DID YOU MISS A SPRING OR SUMMER PRESENTATION?
|Mary Magdalene and the Women Disciples in the Gospel of Luke
9th ANNUAL MARY OF MAGDALA CELEBRATION
July 21, 2017
Presenter: Barbara Reid, O.P., vice president and academic dean, and professor of New Testament studies, Catholic Theological Union
Sr. Reid offers an exploration of Luke’s portrayals of women and the challenges that his ambiguous message about Mary Magdalene and women proclaimers of the Word pose for today’s Church.
|The Meeting of East and West: Spirituality Beyond Boundaries
17th ANNUAL EVELYN UNDERHILL LECTURE IN CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY
July 8, 2017
Presenter: The Rev. Dr. John Philip Newell, author-teacher and founder, School of Celtic Consciousness, Distinguished Visiting Scholar of Spirituality, Iliff School of Theology, University of Denver, ordained minister in the Church of Scotland, and former warden of Iona Abbey in the Western Isles of Scotland
Just as the species of the earth need one another to be well, so the great spiritual traditions of humanity depend on one another to be whole. In this annual lecture, Rev. Dr. Newell discusses a spirituality of inter-relatedness.
|La parroquia como comunidad evangelizadora al servicio de los jóvenes hispanos
DÍA DE FORMACIÓN Y CRECIMIENTO PARA LÍDERES PASTORALES HISPANOS DE BOSTON Y NUEVA INGLATERRA
17 de junio del 2017
Presentador: P. Alejandro López-Cardinale es el presidente de La RED National de Pastoral Juvenil Hispana.
Patrocinado por the School of Theology and Ministry
| “God is Beautiful, and He Loves Beauty”:
Foundations of Practical Spirituality in IslamApril 19, 2017Presenter: James W. Morris, professor of comparative theology at the Boston College Theology DepartmentCosponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry and the Boston College Theology Department
|Hope in a Time of Climate Change:
A Conversation between Religion and ScienceANNUAL LECTURE IN HONOR OF RICHARD J. CLIFFORD, S.J.April 6, 2017Presenter: Carol A. Newsom, C. H. Candler Professor of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible, Candler School of Theology, Emory UniversitySponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry,
and generously supported by the Kitz Family in honor of Richard J. Clifford, S.J.
|A Tapestry of Needs and Strengths:
Ministering to Older People with Realism and HopeMarch 24, 2017Presenter: Myles N. Sheehan, S.J., M.D., assistant to the provincial for senior Jesuits, USA Northeast and Maryland ProvincesSponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry
|Deepening Catholic Citizenship Today:
Drawing from Scripture and TraditionMarch 9, 2017Presenters: Richard J. Clifford, S.J., STM Professor Emeritus of Old Testament, and Thomas Massaro, S.J., professor of moral theology, Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara UniversitySponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry
|The Psalms: Jewish-Catholic Dialogue through Shared Praise
March 2, 2017
Presenter: Andrew R. Davis, STM assistant professor of Old Testament
Cosponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry and
|Present and Future of an Ibero-American Theology in Times of Globalization, Interculturality, and Exclusion
February 8, 2017
Panelists: Juan Carlos Scannone, S.J., professor, Faculty of Philosophy and Theology of San Miguel, Argentina; Roberto Tomichá, O.F.M. Conv., director, Institute of Missiology of the Catholic University of Bolivia; and Olga Consuelo Vélez, theology faculty member, Pontifical Xavierian University, Bogotá, Columbia
Moderator: Thomas H. Groome, director, The Church in the 21st Century Center, and STM professor of theology and religious education
Cosponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry, the Office of the University President, Institute for the Liberal Arts, and Boston College Department of Theology
Encore also has a free video archive of over 100 titles searchable by author, date, or topic
Some of our most popular videos
* “Thomas Merton: A Prophet for our Times” by Colleen Griffith
* “Islam for Catholics 101” by Natana J. Delong-Bas
* “Who Are the Nones?” by Nancy Ammerman
* “Christ and the Pelican Chick” by Elizabeth Johnson C.S.J.
* “Reading the Hebrew Bible with Jesus” by Michael Simone S.J.
* “The Message of Mercy and Its Importance Today” by Walter Cardinal Kasper
A sample of our resource pages with video collections
• Evelyn Underhill Lectures in Christian Spirituality
• Carmelite Spirituality
• Ministry with Persons with Disabilities
What You Can Do With an Encore Video
• Discuss a presentation with a group of interested adults as a faith formation event
• Suggest several related presentations on your parish web site for Advent or Lent
• Clip a segment of a presentation and broadcast it through social media as a thought for the day
• Have your book club view a video for discussion instead of reading a book
• Use a segment of a talk to create conversation in a catechist training session
• Enjoy a presentation as part of your professional development
• Send a link of a talk that you liked to your catechists, colleagues, and/or friends
For more information visit Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Continuing Education