The Last Fifty Years: Catholicism and the Modern World

This four-week course will provide students with an historical overview of modern Catholicism from the Second Vatican Council to the present. In the course, students will explore various moral, ecumenical, liturgical, political, and social challenges confronting the church. In addition, students will also discuss Pope Francis’ attempts at reforming the church during the past few years. This is an introductory course and no prior knowledge of the history of Catholicism required. There are no textbooks required for the course. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate of achievement signed by the instructor and principal.

Mondays (February 26, March 5, 19 and 26, 2018) 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 
(There will be no class on Monday, March 12, 2018)

Most Precious Blood Church Hall (Joseph)
1947 Meldrum Road, Windsor, ON

Cost: $45 plus HST ($50.85)
Please register by Friday, February 23, 2018

To register, complete the online form below and send cheque or money order payable to Assumption University
c/o Ms. Cecile Bertrand, UWindsor Assumption Hall, Assumption University, 400 Huron Church Road, Office #207, Windsor, ON N9C 2J9.
If you wish to pay by visa, please call 519-973-7033 press ‘0’.
Charitable Registration #118795426RR0001


Dr. John Cappucci is the Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Religion and Conflict at Assumption University. John has taught an array of courses at both the college and university levels. His refereed journal articles have appeared in several internationally-recognized publications, including the Journal of Shi’a Islamic Studies, Fieldwork in Religion, Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs.

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