University Reading Group: The Spiritual Work of Racial Justice, Nov. 12 to Dec. 10

Staff, faculty, students and alumni are invited to participate in the fall reading and reflection group on The Spiritual Work of Racial Justice: A Month of Meditations with Ignatius of Loyola by Patrick Saint-Jean, SJ, PsyD, of Creighton.

The four-week, in-person reading group is Nov. 12 to Dec. 10, and participants will discuss the book in four parts. How racial justice applies to the Creighton mission and in personal and professional applications will be discussed. A discussion guide and questions will be provided before each session. Participants should be willing to reflect daily and are encouraged to journal as part of this process.

You must be available for all four Friday sessions, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Nov. 12, Nov. 19, Dec. 3 and Dec. 10. Free books are available to those who are able to commit to the four-part series. Registration now available.

Discussion groups will also take place Nov. 12 to Dec. 10 on the Creighton University Health Sciences Campus –  Phoenix.

The University reading group is hosted through the collaboration of eight groups: the Office of the Vice President for the Division of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Office of the Vice President for Mission and Ministry, Collaborative Ministry Office, Creighton Intercultural Center, Kingfisher Institute, Schlegel Center for Service and Justice, Jacobson Endowed Chair in Communication and the Arizona Health Education Alliance.

For more information, see recent interviews, Creighton University: A Spiritual Path to Racial JusticeIgnatian Solidarity: Virtual Solidarity on Tap and Ignatian Solidarity: Spiritual Work of Racial Justice.