Special Event: Theology Thursday: Ecology and the Ethics of Christian Stewardship

Wednesday, January 28th (6:00pm) The causes of environmental exploitation are complex and political consensus on taking action has been difficultto reach. Christians themselves are divided as to how to conceptualize the problem and what to do about it. Leading environmental theologian Dr. Michael Northcott joins Dr. Douglas Farrow in a special Theology…

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Special Event: Uncover McGill

January 18th-22nd at various locations Uncover McGill is a week of events put on by the Christian groups at McGill, including the Newman Catholic Students’ Society, to facilitate discussion and exploration of life’s biggest questions. Each day during the week there will be two lunch talks with free food, as…

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Announcements: Week of January 17th-23rd

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the upcoming week. Highlights this week: Uncover McGill Tea Time with Newman Alumna Eileen Leyne Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – Ecumenical Prayer Night YOUCAT on Tap: Ecumenism Faith Studies…

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Announcements: Week of January 10th-16th

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the upcoming week.

Highlights this week:

Is Political Forgiveness Possible?: Lecture by Prof. Nigel Biggar
The Position of Canadian and British Courts on Euthanasia: Q&A with Profs. Margaret Somerville and Nigel Biggar
Bible Study on Mercy Resumes
Sandwiches on the Street
Saturday Night Supper
Soup and Bagel Lunch Program Resumes

— Michael

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Announcements: Week of January 3rd-9th

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! I hope you all enjoyed your Christmas break. The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the week of January 3rd-9th. Highlights this week and later this month: The Newman Centre Reopens! Is Political Forgiveness Possible? Lecture by Prof.…

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Announcements: Week of November 22nd-28th

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the week of November 22nd-28th.

Highlights this week:

Theology Thursday: Is Lying Ever Right?
YOUCAT on Tap
Christ is Coming Dinner
Soup and Bagel Lunch

— Michael

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Special Event: Theology Thursday: “Is Lying Ever Right?”

Theology Thursday

Thursday, November 26th (7:00pm) Theology Thursday is a monthly question and answer series on Catholic doctrinal and ethical issues with Dr. Douglas Farrow, Professor of Christian Thought and Kennedy Smith Chair in Catholic Studies. This month we’ll be looking at the question: “Is lying ever right?” Most of us are taught…

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Special Event: Christ is Coming Dinner

Christ is Coming Dinner

Saturday, November 28th (6:00pm) To celebrate the beginning of Advent and the pending arrival of our Lord (and as a closing event for the Fall semester), the NCSS executive is hosting a special Advent-themed Saturday Night Supper on November 28th! How is it different from your typical SNS, you ask?…

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Announcements: Week of November 15th-21th

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the week of November 15th-21st.

Highlights this week:

Pope Francis and Laudato Si: What is the message of the encyclical on climate change?
Religion and Conscience in Court
Newman Bible Study on Mercy: Marvellous Moses!
Council Meeting
Social Activity: Poutine!
Sandwiches on the Street
Saturday Night Supper
Faith Studies Celebration
Soup and Bagel Lunch Program

— Michael

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Announcements: Week of November 8th-14th

Greetings, fellow Newmanites! The following are the announcements from the Newman Centre and the Newman Catholic Students’ Society for the week of November 8th-14th.

Highlights this week:

YOUCAT on Tap
Social Activity: Brunch with Newmanites
NCSS Advent Retreat
Saturday Night Supper
Soup and Bagel Lunch Program

— Michael

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