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ST. ANTHONY BAKERY
St. Anthony Bakery – after Masses first Sunday of every month
SPEAKER SERIES: Women in the Church: From Mary to Nuns on the bus
We’ll look at the relationship of women to the Church. What is it? Has it always been this way? What are the possibilities for women in leadership roles? Could a woman serve as cardinal? Along the way, we’ll revisit the stories of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Mary Magdalen, and others.
Next in our speaker series: Michael Fabian, former Director of Religious Education at St. Anthony’s of Padua in Hightstown. December 9, 2014 at 7pm in the church hall. Admission is free – everyone is invited.
Christopher M. Bellitto, Ph.D.
to speak in Church Hall Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7pm
Christopher M. Bellitto, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of History at Kean University in Union, NJ. He is also a frequent public speaker and media commentator on church history and contemporary Catholicism. He has been quoted in The New York Times, theWashington Post, et al, and has appeared on The History Channel, CNN, MSNBC, PBS’ News Hour, NPR, and other local radio and TV stations. Dr. Bellitto is also a member of the Speakers’ Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities and the former chair of Kean’s History Department.
He received an M.A. and a Ph.D. in History from Fordham University. His B.A.,magna cum laude, is from New York University, where he was a University Scholar with a double major in Journalism and Politics, and a double minor in Classics and Religion.
Dr. Bellitto is the author of nine books, including 101 Questions and Answers on Popes and the Papacy (Paulist Press, 2008), The Living Churchand Church History 101 (Liguori Publications, 2011, 2008), and the companion volumes, The General Councils: A History of the 21 Church Councils from Nicaea to Vatican II and Renewing Christianity: A History of Church Reform from Day One to Vatican II (Paulist Press 2001-2002). He is also the author of Nicolas de Clamanges: Spirituality, Personal Reform, and Pastoral Renewal on the Eve of the Reformations(Catholic University of America Press, 2001). In addition, Dr. Bellitto has co-edited six volumes of collected essays, including Reassessing Reform: A Historical Investigation into Church Renewal (Catholic University of America Press, 2012), The Church, the Councils, and Reform: The Legacy of the Fifteenth Century (Catholic University of America Press, 2008), and Reforming the Church Before Modernity: Patterns, Problems, and Approaches (Ashgate, 2005).
For more information: https://sites.google.com/a/kean.edu/christopher-m-bellitto-ph-d/Home
HOLY ORDERS…… ever consider priesthood?
BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS
Saturday, October 4, 2014 is the Blessing of the Animals
The blessing will be in the Church parking lot at 11:00am
For information contact Deacon Mike 609 448-0141 x28
PASTORAL CARE Diocesan Certificate Program
Building Fund-How You Can Help (Click here)
Registration information for the 2015 Diocese of Trenton Pilgrimage “In the Footsteps of Saint John Paul II”