The College of New Rochelle Presents Two Major Lectures by Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan President Emeritus, Georgetown University

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O Donovan 1NEW ROCHELLE, NY — The College of New Rochelle Office of Mission and Identity is honored to present two major lectures by Rev. Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. President Emeritus, Georgetown University, in the months of November and December.

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 (All Saints Day) Father O’Donovan will talk on “Karl Rahner and All the Saints.”

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012, he will focus on “Prepare the Way of the Lord: John the Baptist as a Model for Christian Life Today.”

Both lectures are free and open to the public. They will be held at 6:30 p.m. in Romita Auditorium in the Mooney Center on the Main Campus of the College.

Rev. Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. is past president of the Catholic Theological Society of America, and esteemed Trustee of The College of New Rochelle. Father Leo studied with Fr. Karl Rahner, S.J., at the University of Muenster and has written extensively about Rahner’s theology, including an introductory volume, A World of Grace. In addition to publishing theological articles in systematic theology, he has written art criticism for America, Commonweal, The Washingtonian, Stimmen der Zeit (Munich), and The National Catholic Reporter.
For more information, contact Dr. Joan Bailey, Vice President for Mission and Identity, at (914)-654-5547 or