A Look Ahead
FutureChurch and Other Important Programs

Wednesday, April 1, 2009, Fairfield University:
Sr. Chris Schenk to speak on Women of the Word: Synod 2008.  For more info contact Jocelyn Collen: jcollen@mail.fairfield.edu.

Thursday, April 16, 2009, Columbus OH:
Sr. Chris Schenk will give a Report from the 2008 Synod on the Word at Call To Action, Columbus.  For more info contact Pete Anderson at panders1@columbus.rr.com.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009, Cleveland, OH:
FutureChurch Open Mic night. Sweetwater Landing 7-9 p.m. Topic related to justice in the Catholic Church.  Free and open to the public. Contact emily@futurechurch.org for details.

Friday, May 1, 2009, Princeton, NJ:
First Friday Day of Reccollection.  Sr. Chris Schenk to speak on Women of the Word: Women’s Leadership in the Early Church.  For info contact: mheffrn@aol.com.

Saturday, July 18, Belleville, IL:
Sr. Chris Schenk to speak to Fellowship of Southern Illinois Laity on the topic working for justice for women in the Catholic Church.  Contact Mick Gibbar mmgibbar@charter.net for further info.

Save the Date!  October 8, 2009:
FutureChurch Annual Benefit Dinner featuring Fr. Thomas Reese, SJ, author of Inside the Vatican: The Politics and Organization of the Catholic Church.  Watch the FutureChurch website for further details.

Women and the Word: Bridging the Gap

A conference to raise awareness about the invisibility of women's biblical leadership and experience in Church preaching and scripture proclamation

Register Now!

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
An internationally acclaimed scholar, lecturer, activist and teacher. She combines her ground-breaking work in biblical interpretation with extensive involvement with women in church, ministry and theology.

Panelists: Women pastoral ministers from various cultural settings in Southern California. Click here for panelist info

Women Witnesses

When: Saturday June 13, 2009: 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Where: Mount St. Mary’s College, Doheny Campus, Rose Hills Auditorium, 10 Chester Place, Los Angeles, CA 90007

Cost: If registered by June 1: $40.00 (includes lunch and snack breaks)
Registration after June 1st: $50.00

(Overnight dorm accommodations available at nominal cost: click here for lodging info)

Organized by: FutureChurch staff and women from Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, and San Bernardino Counties


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Winter 2009


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