Events, courses and talks
'What has Athens to do with Jerusalem?'
New date for February's rescheduled Faith and Art talk, with Sebastian Morello, which will look at Raphael's The School of Athens fresco in the Apostolic Palace, Rome. The title, 'What has Athens to do with Jerusalem?', is a line taken from the writings of Tertullian. 7pm for 7.30pm start.
New Evangelization Summit
This conference will bring together speakers who are leaders in the New Evangelization to provide inspiration, encouragement, training, practical wisdom and resources on how Catholics can effectively evangelize. The CCF will be the first UK host site of the NES in 2018.
La Sagrada Família: Gaudí's Masterpiece
Mark Nash will explore the story and symbolism of the Basilica and Temple of Expiation in Barcelona, designed by Antoni Gaudí, commonly known as the Sagrada Família. 7pm for 7.30pm start.
Eucharist and the Mission of the Church
The second in our series of five post-Easter talks for 2018. Mark Nash, Director of the Centre for Catholic Formation, will deliver this talk at the Amigo Hall.
Eucharist: Sacrifice and Banquet
The first in our series of five post-Easter talks for 2018. Sebastian Morello, SW-London Adviser at the Centre for Catholic Formation will deliver this talk at the Amigo Hall.
Day of Reflection for Readers and Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist
'The Church venerates the Scriptures as she venerates the body of the Lord' (Dei Verbum 21)
Followed by Confession and Eucharistic Adoration
The Eucharist as fulfilment of the Scriptures
Mass with Bishop Patrick Lynch at 3pm
A Vision of Heaven: The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb by Jan Van Eyck
Pierpaolo Finaldi will explore the rich symbolism of The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, part of the sublime Ghent Altarpiece painted by Jan Van Eyck. 7pm for 7.30pm start.