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CH-01 Did the Church Change Its Teachings about Non-Jews, Muslims and Eastern Religions?

Can the Church ever change its teachings? It has always taught the truth. So how do we understand the stance the Church has taken since Vatican II about dialogue with the Jews, Muslims, and other non-Catholic and non-Christian religions? What happened? What does it mean for us now in an age of global conflict?

Fr. Leon Hutton - CH-01 - Tues., March 7 - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Peter Claver Parish Center

CH-03 Mythbusting the Catholic Church: Part I

Fr. Shea continues his series of easy-to-understand “myth-busting” lectures that explain some of the most common misunderstandings about our Catholic faith. Hear the inside story that will both inform and entertain. Tonight: 1) Suppressed Gospels: The Church suppressed certain early Gospels to hide the truth; and 2) Persecuting Pagans: The Church and the Roman Emperor Constantine plotted together to brutally persecute pagans.

Fr. Joe Shea - CH-03 - Mon., March 13 - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Rose of Lima Church

CH-05 Mythbusting the Catholic Church: Part III

Even if you missed the earlier parts, come tonight to learn about these common myths: 1) Catholic Anti-Semitism: The Catholic Church has a history of anti-Semitism; and 2) Hitler’s Pope: Pope Pius XII was in league with Hitler and the Nazis.

Fr. Joe Shea - CH-05 - Mon., March 27 - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Rose of Lima Church

CH-07 Mary, a Woman in Love: The Precious Apparitions of Our Blessed Mother

In their final presentation for the University Series, come join the Dornans as they delve into three precious apparitions of Our Blessed Mother – Our Lady of Medjugorje, Our Lady of Montallegro, and Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, to see Mary’s total love for us, her children.

Deacon Dick and Franca Dornan - CH-07 - Mon., April 3 - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Rose of Lima Church

CH-02 Christians 1 - Romans 0: How Did Christians Defeat the Roman Empire?

The mighty Roman Empire conquered the world with massive military might and grew to the size of the United States -- yet succumbed after only a few generations to a small obscure religion that arose from former Galilean fishermen. How did this happen? What lessons can Catholics living in our modern world today learn from them?

Fr. Dave Heney - CH-02 - Wed., March 15 - 7:30-9:00 pm - San Buenaventura Mission, O'Brien Hall

CH-04 Mythbusting the Catholic Church: Part II

Even if you missed Part I, come tonight to learn about these common myths: 1) The Inquisition: For centuries, the Catholic Church sponsored the persecution, torture and execution of thousands of innocent people; and 2) A Black and Expedient Legend: the Spanish explorers of the New World were cruel and greedy, carrying out the orders of their Catholic masters, bringing untold misery to the peaceful Native Americans.

Fr. Joe Shea - CH-04 - Mon., March 20 - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Rose of Lima Church

CH-06 Lunchtime Food for Thought: Dr King and Pope Paul VI: From Rejection to Acceptance to Alliance

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. found a civil rights ally in Pope Paul VI during a rare papal audience. How did this happen? What was their conversation? What changed his views of the Papacy and the Catholic Church? What can we learn from his change of heart?

Jazmir Fajardo - CH-06 - Fri., March 24 - 12:15-1:45 pm - St. Peter Claver Youth Center