Catholic Schools and the New Evangelization
Thurs., January 15, 2015 | 3:00-3:45 PM EST
Catholic schools are a vital aspect of the Church’s mission to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In recognizing underserved populations and the increasing numbers of Latino children, what role do Catholic schools play in evangelizing and educating Catholic children?
This myUSCCB live event continues a discussion on the importance of Catholic schools in the context of the New Evangelization. This discussion was initiated at the recent November General Assembly of Bishops in Baltimore and will be hosted in anticipation of Catholic Schools Week 2015.
USCCB Panelist Include:
• Archbishop George Lucas, Archdiocese of Omaha
Chair of the Committee on Catholic Education
• Sister John Mary Fleming, OP, Executive Secretary
Secretariat of Catholic Education
• Mar Munoz-Visoso, Executive Director
Cultural Diversity in the Church
• Dr. Peter Murphy, Executive Director
Evangelization and Catechesis
Intended for: Catholic school administrators and staff, directors of religious education, evangelization team leaders, and any ministry leader interested in the New Evangelization.