Weaving Threads

An opportunity to explore the new theological questions arising in our times as we take up the challenge of Earth’s distress.

Interactive weekly sessions, incorporating content, conversation and reflection, will unpack the pioneering advances of women in eco-theology who paved the way for current efforts to “Care for our Common Home” (Pope Francis). Each week will focus on the contributions of one pioneer in theology, weaving a common thread between them, as the stimulus for each session.

Sessions will be conducted using Zoom, an easy to use online platform. Participants can engage with one another as well as the facilitator from anywhere they are by simply clicking on a link which will be sent to you. An internet-connected device will be required.

Suggested donation: $10 per session

Tuesday 17 July 2018
Rosemary Radford Reuther

Rosemary Radford Reuther, American scholar and Catholic Theologian, pioneer of contextual theologies, including liberation and ecological theology. She is the author of 46 books.
10.00am - 11.30am AEST

Tuesday 24 July 2018
Sallie McFague

Sallie McFague, American Christian Theologian, best known for her analysis of how metaphor lies at the heart of speaking about God, especially applied ecologically.
10.00am - 11.30am AEST

Tuesday 31 July 2018
Elizabeth Johnson CSJ

Elizabeth Johnson CSJ - Distinguished Professor of Theology at Fordham University and author of several ground-breaking theological works that give voice to women and the whole of creation.
10.00am - 11.30am AEST

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