|A Zoom Celebration and Discussion on the Person, Politics, and Passion of Dorothy Day|
Date: Wednesday May 19, 2021
Time: 7:00 - 8:30pm Eastern Daylight Time
Cost: $25 per household/screen
The Ignatian Volunteer Corps of New York/Metro invites you to "A Zoom Celebration and Discussion on the Person, Politics, and Passion of Dorothy Day," with distinguished panelists:
Colleen Dulle award-winning author and multimedia journalist who covers Catholic news at America Magazine/Media will lead the discussion and also talk about the politics of Dorothy Day in light of polarization in the U.S.
Robert Ellsberg, editor in chief and publisher of Orbis Books and author of Blessed Among Us: Day by Day with Saintly Witnesses – the person and life of Dorothy Day
George Horton, Vice postulator for the Cause of Dorothy Day and Director of the Department of Social and Community Development (NY Catholic Charities) – update and happenings with the Canonization Process
Fred Boehrer, Co-Founder of the Albany Catholic Worker Community - Emmaus House and member of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps. Dr. Boehrer will speak about outreach to the homeless and immigrants.
Dr. Joseph Sclafani, Ignatian Volunteer Corps NY/Metro. Joe’s IVC work supports the Cause for the Canonization of Dorothy Day under the auspices of the Archdiocese of New York. Dr. Sclafani will speak about the IVC’s unique relationship with the Dorothy Day Guild.
Melissa Cedillo, Harvard Divinity School student, focusing on religion, ethics, and politics through a public policy lens. She is dedicated to bridging the gap between progressive politics and religion in the U.S.
To support this event and our work of service in the New York Metro Area we are seeking generous sponsors. Will you consider sponsoring our work at one of these levels?
Registration is now closed.