RACIAL JUSTICE – WHAT CAN WE DO?
The Archdiocese of Boston presents its 12th Annual Social Justice Convocation
Virtual Event, November 7, 2020 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The time to act is NOW. But what can we do? Join us to celebrate the Eucharist, listen and learn from two Keynote Speakers, find out about resources to enable effective change, and discern what the Holy Spirit is calling you to be and to do. More detailed information and resources can be found on the website.
Convocation Program Highlights:
10:00am – Holy Mass concelebrated by Cardinal Seán O’Malley (Homilist) and Rev. Oscar Pratt, Pastor, St. Katharine Drexel, Roxbury
10:50am – Welcome, Objectives and Overview
11:00am – 1st Keynote Speaker, Rev. Oscar Pratt, Pastor, St. Katharine Drexel Parish, Roxbury, “Historic and Personal Experience of Racism in Boston and How We Can Work in Solidarity Now”
11:30am – 2nd Keynote Speaker, Prof. Jeannine Hill Fletcher, Professor of Theology, Fordham University, “How White Christian Theology can be Oriented Toward Anti-Racist Projects”
12:00pm – Update on Social Justice Ministry, Preview of Planned Events for 2021, Resources for Parishes, Commitment Cards
12:25pm – Closing Prayer
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