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Fourth Annual Paul Wattson Lecture with Archbishop Donald J. Bolen

October 10, 2022 @ 7:00 PM CT - October 10, 2022 @ 9:00 PM CT

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Donald Bolen is the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Regina. He was born on the Canadian prairies, studied in Regina, Ottawa and Oxford, and after ordination, taught in the Religious Studies department at Campion College at the University of Regina, and engaged in parish ministry. In 2001 he was appointed to work at the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, under Cardinal Walter Kasper. In that capacity, he had the opportunity to serve the Catholic Church’s international dialogues with Anglicans and Methodists. He was named the Bishop of the Diocese of Saskatoon in 2010 and the Archbishop of Regina in 2016. Within the Canadian Conference for Catholic Bishops, he has been active in ecumenical and justice work. On both diocesan and national levels, he has been actively involved in Indigenous relations and responding to the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission..

His Eminence Archbishop Donald J. Bolen, Diocese of Regina, will present The Intersection Between Ecumenism and Justice at the annual Paul Wattson Lecture, sponsored by the Friars of the Atonement.



About The Paul Wattson Lecture Series

This yearly lecture, sponsored by the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement and Catholic Theological Union, honors the founder of the Friars, Fr. Paul Wattson, and focuses on ecumenical and interreligious dialogue and understanding as an important part of the mission to which Fr. Paul devoted his life.



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Room 210

5416 South Cornell Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60615











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