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Autumn Conference 2018

Religious and Missionaries


Finding Faith and Hope in Ireland Today:
Our Concern, Our Call, Our Challenge.


Date: Thursday 4th October 2018


Location: Emmaus Conference & Retreat Centre, Swords, Co Dublin



 9.30am Arrival/Registration/Refreshments

10.00am Introduction and Morning Prayer

10.15am Situating religious and missionary
life in Ireland today with authors of
A Dialogue of Hope: Critical Thinking for Critical Times

11.15am Tea/Coffee

11.45am Response by Ms. Dympna Mallon, Lay Co-ordinator with SMA. (Author of Navigating Structural Change in the Irish Church: Reading the Signposts in Laudato Si’, The Furrow July/August 2018)


12.15- 12.45pm Table Conversations: Danny Curtin Facilitator


1.00-2.15 Lunch

2.15-3.30 pm:  Workshops based on AMRI Strategic Plan 2018-2021 (Choice of one)


1. GOSPEL LEADERSHIP: Bishop Denis Nulty
(Kildare & Leighlin)
& Sr Liz Murphy RSM (Secretary General AMRI)


2. MISSION & DIALOGUE: Mr Michael O’Sullivan
(Justice & Dialogue Co-ordinator with Columbans)
& Sr Kathleen McGarvey (AMRI Executive)


3. JPIC: Sr Sheila Curran (AMRI Justice Co-ordinator)
& Fr Tom O’Connor (AMRI Executive)


4. HEALING WELLBEING WHOLENESS: Dr Marie Murray, (Clinical Psychologist UCD) & Fr John Hennebry (AMRI Executive)


3.30-4.30 Plenary and Closure

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