Ohio Dominican University’s Center for Dominican Studies will present a series of lectures that focus on the University’s theme for the 2018-19 academic year: Justice. The series is based on the Corporal Works of Mercy, and each lecture will be presented by a Dominican Sister of Peace, which is ODU’s founding congregation.
The free presentations are open to the public and will take place from 12-12:30 p.m. in the St. Catherine of Siena Room, located in Erskine Hall on ODU’s campus at 1216 Sunbury Road, Columbus, 43219. A free lunch will be provided.
- Sept. 12, 2018 – “Hearts Burning for Justice”; Presenter: Sr. Diane Traffas, OP
- Oct. 10, 2018 – “I was Marginalized and You Came to Me”; Presenters: Sr. Margie Davis, OP and Amy Thomas, Dominican Sisters of Peace Associate
- Nov. 7, 2018 – “I was Homeless and You Sheltered Me”; Presenter: Sr. Nadine Buchanan, OP
- Dec. 5 & 12, 2018 – “Advent – I am the Light of the World”; Presenter: Sr. Carol Ann Spencer, OP
- Jan. 16, 2019 – “I was in Prison and You Visited Me”; Presenter: Sr. Germaine Conroy, OP
- Feb. 13, 2019 – “I was Captive and Your Ransomed Me”; Presenter: Sr. Mary Joel Campbell, OP
- March 20, 27 and April 3, 2019 – “I was Thirsty and You Gave Me to Drink”; Presenter: Sr. Louis Mary Passeri, OP
- April 17, 2019 – “I was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me”; Presenter: Sr. Gemma Doll, OP
To reserve your seat, contact Sr. Diane Traffas, OP, ODU vice president for Mission & Identity and director of the Center for Dominican Studies, at email@example.com or 614-251-4722.