Justice and Development Colloquium Monday, 15th April

 Peter J. Henriot SJ

“Africa – Can Education Contribute to Development? Social and Moral Challenges”


Donal Dorr SPS

“Social Analysis, Development and Education: Moral and Theological Challenges to the Church Today”

Dr Peter Henriot, SJ is an influential teacher and author in the field of social analysis, global justice and Catholic social teaching.  Co-Author (with Joe Holland SJ), Social Analysis: Linking Faith and Justice, Orbis, 1983, he is currently involved in education work in Malawi and in the development of public policy more widely in Africa.

Dr Donal Dorr, SPS is a well-known missiologist, lecturer and writer on global and ecological justice theory and practice. His award winning book, Option for the Poor, Orbis, NY, 1982, has recently been expanded, taking account of changing global contexts and ecological and ethical challenges, under the title, Option for the Poor and for the Earth: Catholic Social Teaching, Orbis, NY, 2012.

Date: Monday, 15th April, 2013 at 2.30 pm

Venue: ISE, Milltown Park, Dublin

Numbers Limited: RSVP to Irish School of Ecumenics, Milltown Park, Dublin 6

Email: isedir@tcd.ie; Phone: +353 1 2601144 ext. 101 or 111, by Frid. 12th April 2013