Blessed are the Peacemakers Trustee Dinner
Catholic Theological Union’s annual Trustee dinner, Blessed are the Peacemakers, is a celebration to support the education and formation of men and women preparing for a life of service. Each year, an institution or individual(s) whose accomplishments and commitments reflect the values of the mission of Catholic Theological Union, particularly in the areas of reconciliation, justice, and peacemaking, are honored.
Honoring: Mary McAleese – Eighth President of Ireland
Diakonia Award Recipient: James J. O’Connor
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Time: 5:30 PM Reception; 6:30 PM Dinner
Location: Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue
PJH Contact: Kara Forrestal e-mail
Catholic Theological Union
The mission of Catholic Theological Union is to prepare effective leaders for the Church, ready to witness to Christ’s good news of justice, love, and peace.
Catholic Theological Union, the largest Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry in the United States, is also home to the Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Center. In the spirit of the Second Vatican Council, Catholic Theological Union prepares men and women for service to the Church, including a strong commitment to interreligious dialogue and to the work of peace and justice.