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Religion, Race, and Scandal: How do we sustain Faith?” An African American Ministry Forum with Dr. LaReine-Marie Mosely, SND @ University Hall
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Religion, Race, and Scandal: How do we sustain Faith?" An African American Ministry Forum with Dr. LaReine-Marie Mosely, SND @ University Hall
Loyola Marimount University’s Center for Religion and Spirituality and the Sisters of Notre Dame invite you to the annual African American Ministry Forum featuring theologian LaReine-Marie Mosely, S.N.D., Ph.D.

This event will be an opportunity to reflect on the church and faith in light of current challenging times. LMU’s invited speaker, Sister Lareine-Marie Mosely and Dr. Kim Harris will lead an interactive discussion on how the church is challenged in dealing with intense social changes that we are living with now. We will consider and discuss how the church is sustaining the faithful or lagging behind in important social issues such as race, immigration and the clergy sex abuse scandals.

To Attend
Registration is open on the Center for Religion and Spirituality’s event page. In the event the seminar is canceled, participants will be notified by Wednesday, the week of the seminar. Registration fees are refunded only if the seminar is canceled; no refund for partial attendance or no-show.

For information, please contact the Center at 310-338-2799 or

About Sister LaReine-Marie Mosley, S.N.D., Ph.D
LaReine-Marie Mosely, Ph.D. is assistant professor of Religious Studies at Notre Dame of Maryland University and a Sister of Notre Dame of the Toledo, Ohio, Province.

Saturday, October 26 at 9:00am to 12:30pm

University Hall

1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045
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Silent Retreat for Young Adults in Chardon, OH @ Bethany Retreat Center
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm
Silent Retreat for Young Adults in Chardon, OH @ Bethany Retreat Center

Come for a weekend of silent reflection, prayer and spiritual solitude for young adults.

Facilitated by the Sisters of Notre Dame and the Midwest Jesuits, retreatants will be guided toward deep listening to the interior movements of the Holy Spirit. The schedule includes:

  • Journaling
  • Prayerful Walks
  • Adoration
  • Mass
  • Scripture Reflection
  • Individual & Group Prayer
  • Spiritual Direction Opportunities
  • Meals & Private Accommodations

The weekend will begin with dinner on Friday evening at 6pm (with flexibility on your arrival) and will conclude at 2pm on Sunday. All activities and accommodations will be provided at the retreat location. Reservations available for 18 retreatants.

Father Bill Murphy, SJ: Father Bill is a member of the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus. A priest for 10 years, his first assignment was as a high school administrator. Since 2015, he has served his province as a Vocation Promoter. Learn more about the Midwest Jesuits.

Sister Kelley Rush, SND: Entering the Sisters of Notre Dame in 2009, Sister Kelley has worked as a high school teacher and counselor, and is a Retreat and Spiritual Director. She serves her congregation as Assistant Vocation Director. Learn more about Sister Kelley and the Vocations Team.

Cost for the weekend is $50.00. If cost is an issue, please talk with Sister Kelley.

Please email Sister Kelley Rush, SND for more information or call/text her at 440-241-3124.

Future silent retreat for young adults is scheduled for March 6-8, 2020. Please reach out to Sister Kelley if you would like to reserve your spot early.