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JPIC shares community events for February and March

Thursday, January 31, 2013 6:00:00 AM

Stritch’s Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation Center shares information on upcoming events.

Catholics, Nazis, Jews: The Complex History
A public lecture presented by Rev. Kevin P. Spicer, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Sunday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m.
Sacred Heart School of Theology
7335 S. Highway 100
Franklin, WI

The lecture will explore the role of Germany’s Catholic priests during the Nazi persecution of the  Jewish population. Father Spicer will provide historical, religious, and social perspectives on this horrific injustice.

The lecture is free, but advanced reservations are required. Call Bonnie Shafrin at (414) 963-2719 to reserve a seat.

Why We Fear the Other: Theological Reflections on Racism, Immigration, and the Roots of Justice
A lecture and lunch series sponsored by the Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee

Tuesday, Feb. 26, and March 5, 12, and 19 from noon -1:30 p.m.
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee
1342 N. Astor St.
Milwaukee, WI
Cost: $15/lecture or $50/series (includes lunch)

This interfaith series explores how religious wisdom can address and overcome hate, fear, and prejudice.  Visit www.interfaithconference.org for registration information and additional details.

For more information on JPIC, please contact Sister Adele Thibaudeau, OSF, at
(414) 410-4150 or athibaudeau@stritch.edu .