2012 Royackers Symposium with Cardinal Turkson

Date: 
Thu, 2012-09-27 14:00 - 16:00

Cardinal Peter Turkson will meet with students and educators from Regis College and other educational institutions from across the Greater Toronto Area to discuss the role youth have in promoting faith formation and action for justice in the Church and Canadian society.

The symposium will take place in St. Joseph Chapel, Regis College from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Thursday, September 27, 2012. The symposium is free and open to youth and educators. Some seats are also available to the genral public. Seating is limited.

Youth and educators, please pre-register by clicking here or calling 416-922-5474 x221.

Members of the general public, please pre-register by clicking here or calling 416-922-5474 x221.

A handout with a series of quotations from Gaudium et Spes and other Roman Catholic social teaching and a description of the symposium process is available by clicking here.

The Royackers Lecture Series honours the memory of Father Martin Royackers, S.J., a Canadian Jesuit who was murdered in 2001 as he served the people of Annotto Bay, Jamaica and promoted the cause of social justice. The lecture is made possible through the benefaction of Mundiregina Resources Canada.

Regis College is located at 100 Wellesley Street West, Toronto, near the corner of Queen's Park Crescent East. Regis College is on the 94 Wellesley bus route and a short walk (south) from the Museum subway station. Public parking is available in the University of St. Michael's College parking lot on St. Joseph Street, one block north of Regis College. The venue is accessible.

Members of the public interested in theological education are invited to attend an open house in October and March each year.

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Open House

Members of the public interested in theological education are invited to attend an open house at Regis College in October and March each year.