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Romero Days 2017

Christian Discipleship: The Witness of Blessed Archbishop Óscar Romero

Romero Days 2017March 24-28, 2017

University of Notre Dame

Friday, March 24
5:15 pm

Anniversary Mass – Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Celebrant and Homilist, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, Archbishop of Manila
Music by El Coro Primavera

Monday, March 27
Location: Hesburgh Center, C103 (unless otherwise stated)
9:00 am 

Opening Remarks
Peter Casarella, Director, LANACC

9:15 am

Session 1: The Spirituality of Óscar Arnulfo Romero
David Perrin, St. Jerome’s University

10:15 am

Panel Discussion
“Romero as a Pastoral Doctor of the Universal Church”—Robert Pelton, CSC, Notre Dame
The pastoral dimension of Romero—John Thiede, Marquette University
“Further Research on the Psychology of Mons. Romero.”—Damian Zynda

11:00 am

Coffee Break

11:30 am

Session 2
Edgardo Colón-Emeric, Duke Divinity School

12:30 pm 


2:00 pm

Session 3
Michael Lee, Fordham University

3:00 pm 

Book Presentation - Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Romero and Grande: Companions on the Journey
Ana Maria Pineda, Santa Clara University

4:00 pm 

Coffee Break

4:30 pm 

Session 4 – Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Roberto Morrozzo Della Rocca, Università degli Studi, Roma Tre, Italy

7:00 pm

Kellogg Institute Dinner Celebrating Father Robert Pelton – (By invitation)

Tuesday, March 28
Location: Hesburgh Center, C103 (unless otherwise stated)

9:00 am 

Session 1 Lived Faith and Witness of MaryKnoll Sr. Carla Piette, Maryknoll Missionary in Chile and El Salvador
Jackie Maggiore, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

10:00 am

Session 2
David Lantigua, University of Notre Dame

11:00 am

Coffee Break

11:30 am

Session 3
Todd Walatka, University of Notre Dame

1:00 pm


2:00 pm 

Work Meeting –Discussion regarding book project

3:00 pm

Book Presentations - Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Bishop Ricardo Ramírez, Bishop Emeritus of Las Cruces, New Mexico
John Francis Burke, San Antonio, Texas

5:00 pm


5:30 pm

Closing Plenary –Hesburgh Center, Auditorium
Cardinal Óscar Rodríguez Maradiaga, Archbishop of Tegucigalpa

8:00 pm

Dinner –Sorin’s, Notre Dame


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