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October 2018

Roundtable on the History and Symbolism of Alamo Plaza

October 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Esperanza Peace & Justice Center, 922 San Pedro
San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
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As our city weighs a major redesign of the Alamo, we will consider the larger historical and symbolic meaning of Alamo Plaza. Speakers include Dr. Richard Flores, author of Remembering the Alamo: Memory, Modernity, and the Master Symbol; joined by Dr. Paul Ringenbach, a Historian and Board Member of the San Antonio Conservation Society; Dr. Sarah Zenaida Gould, historian; Gary W. Houston, urban planner; and Ann McGlone, former Historic Preservation Officer for the City of San Antonio. Following the roundtable…

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Panel on San Antonio Single Member Districts, celebrating equal representation @StMarysU

October 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St Mary’s University Law Alumni Room in the Sarita Kenedy East Law Library, One Camino Santa Maria
San Antonio, TX United States
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A panel on San Antonio Single Member Districts, celebrating equal representation and a Civil Rights Pioneer, Choco Gonzalez Meza.

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Pub Theology: Immigration Update w/ Rev. Webb & Dr. Boursier

October 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Friendly Spot Ice House, 943 S. Alamo
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Rev. Natalie Webb is the pastor of Covenant Baptist Church in San Antonio, TX. She's also a doctoral candidate at Baylor University, studying New Testament, and she's a co-founder of Nevertheless She Preached, a grassroots celebration of women in the pulpit and church leadership. Over the past 2 years, Natalie has led Covenant Baptist to become a "sanctuary church", and she currently serves as the co-chair of the San Antonio Sanctuary Network. This year, Covenant Baptist has had the opportunity…

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66th Annual Red Mass for Justice

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
San Fernando Cathedral, 115 W. Main Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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The St. Mary's School of Law and Catholic Lawyers' Guild of San Antonio invite members of the legal community from all faiths to the 66th Annual Red Mass at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11 at San Fernando Cathedral.The Most Rev. Gustavo García-Siller, M.Sp.S., Archbishop of San Antonio, will be the principal celebrant and homilist. Schedule of Events 5:45 p.m., Processional 6 p.m., Red Mass begins The custom of a special mass for the judicial community arose in France, England and Italy in the early…

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Celebration & Thanksgiving of Oscar Romero Canonization

October 14 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Christ the King Catholic Church, 2610 Perez
San Antonio, TX 78207 United States
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Celebration and Thanksgiving of the Canonization of Oscar Romero of El Salvador. With guest Archbishop Gustavo and Homily given by El Salvador's very own, Father Juan Carlos. There will be hand crafts, food, displays of work done in EL Salvador praise, worship , testimonies, shirts and mass for his canonization. Mass will be held outside so if you would like to bring and umbrella or fold out chair that would be fine, there will be seats already set up. It…

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San Antonio Interfaith Alliance: San Antonio, Our Shared Home

October 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
San Fernando Cathedral, 115 W. Main Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Join Mayor Ron Nirenberg and the Interfaith San Antonio Alliance to rally for affordable housing. Speakers from 4 faith traditions will briefly address our shared belief that every person has a place in the heart of God and deserves a safe place to call home. Witness the press conference and launch of the Interfaith San Antonio Alliance.

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Town Hall Meeting to Combat Human Trafficking

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UTSA Downtown Campus, Buena Vista Room Theater, 501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78207 United States
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How do you even start talking about this conversation that is so taboo! By not talking anymore, start acting! We have created a curriculum to be introduced to the public. It will take a panelist of a woman to prevent this from happening to our children anymore. This is the start of our awareness campaign "Not In Our City". Find out how to discourage an assailant from making you a target. Professional Specialist from all field and backgrounds to bring…

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Pub Theology: Red & Blue Dialogue — How Do We Put Down the Gloves?

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Friendly Spot Ice House, 943 S. Alamo
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Red & Blue Dialogue @ Pub Theology San Antonio w/ Michael Berlanga & Robert Vargas, III Theme: How do we put down the gloves and bridge the divide in todays political climate? Speaking for Team Red: Michael Berlanga Speaking for Team Blue: Robert Vargas, III At Pub Theology ALL PERSPECTIVES ARE WELCOME "Different Brews & Different View" We talk about faith, our community, and creating our shared common good. Hosted by Pastor Gavin Rogers & Bekah McNeel

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