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February 2020

The Beatitudes of Matthew Chapter 5 & the Final Judgment in Matthew 25: Changing the Trajectory of Human History with Ramon Duran

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SoL Center at University Presbyterian Church, 300 Bushnell
San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
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$25

This class meets two Tuesdays, February 4 & 11. The Beatitudes (Mt. 5) in Matthew’s gospel represent the new covenant between God and humanity, wherein the believing community is called to be a sign of that covenant. In both the Beatitudes and the Final Judgment (Mt. 25), members of believing communities recognize that their call is not primarily to be good people, but specifically good people whose actions restructure the character of socio-political relationships. Thus, good people act in a…

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Living Together in Difference: Upending Violence through Alternative Community-Building with Derick Wilson, D.Phil.

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SoL Center at University Presbyterian Church, 300 Bushnell
San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
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$15

This class meets 3 times: Feb. 12 and Mar. 25; and Monday, Apr. 20; 7-9 p.m. A fascination with violence, often fed by gossip and media attention, takes us away from exercising our power of agency, from developing projects that build peace and secure the common good. As people from diverse faith and humanitarian belief positions, our task is to create and sustain new ways of living together in difference. In this course, we will explore philosopher René Girard’s work,…

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**IN SEGUIN** Nadia Bolz-Weber

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Texas Lutheran University Jackson Auditorium, 1000 W. Court St
Seguin, TX 78155 United States
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Nadia Bolz-Weber is the author of two New York Times bestselling memoirs: "Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People" and "Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint." Her most recent book, "Shameless," is a raw, intimate, and timely look at harmful and antiquated ideas about sex, gender, and our bodies. The founder and former pastor of a Lutheran congregation House for All Sinners and Saints, she speaks at colleges and conferences around the globe. As…

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Free Film: Heal, with special guest Joan Borysenko, PhD

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tymen Hall, Benson Theological Center, Oblate School of Theology, 285 Oblate Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
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Director Kelly Noonan Gores' documentary takes us on a scientific and spiritual journey where we discover that our thoughts, beliefs, and emotions have a huge impact on our health and ability to heal. The latest science reveals that we are not victims of unchangeable genes, nor should we buy into a scary prognosis. The fact is we have more control over our health and life than we have been taught to believe. This film will empower you with a new…

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The Many Faces of Immigration Symposium

February 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E César E. Chávez Blvd
San Antonio, 78205 United States
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Mind Body Practices for Improving Self-Regulation and Restoring Psychological Health, A Workshop by Joan Borysenko, PhD

February 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Whitley Center, Oblate School of Theology, 285 Oblate Drive
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
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REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN: SIGN UP HERE Mind Body Practices for Improving Self-Regulation and Restoring Psychological Health, A Workshop by Joan Borysenko, PhD The most important determinant of physical health is mental health. While we’ve known that for years, new findings in neuroscience, nutrition, immunology, and epigenetics on the one hand, coupled with a growing emphasis on somatic therapies and energy medicine on the other, have opened new doors to healing and wholeness. In this research-based practical presentation, participants will…

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Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty Annual Conference

February 29 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Oblate School of Theology, Whitley Theological Center, 285 Oblate Drive
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
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$40 – $90

TCADP’s Annual Conference is a special one-day event for all of our supporters (past, present, and future) and anyone who wants to learn more about the death penalty.  It features a panel discussion, workshops, a keynote address, and the presentation of our annual awards. The conference provides a unique opportunity to connect with supporters across the state and hear about the progress we are making towards ending the death penalty in Texas. The conference takes place in February.  In odd-numbered years,…

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March 2020

15th Annual Dialogue and Friendship Dinner

March 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UIW Rosenberg Sky Room, 847 E Hildebrand Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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$75

"Working Together for a More Peaceful, Just, and Sustainable World." Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert P. Sellers, Immediate past Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Parliament of the World’s Religions Dr. Robert P. Sellers ​and his wife Janie were teachers in Indonesia for almost 25 years. More recently, he is Professor of Theology Emeritus at Hardin Simmons University in Texas. ​During his almost two decades at HSU, his classes emphasized cross-cultural living, global Christianity, Two-Thirds World and liberation theologies,…

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