Theologian to discuss Catholic women and social justice, Oct. 23
Posted October 21, 2002; 03:56 p.m.
Theologian to discuss Catholic women and social justice, Oct. 23 A lecture on "Catholic Women and Social Justice: A Transcontinental View" will be presented at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, in 016 Robertson Hall.
Jane Redmont, former assistant research specialist at the Center for Studies in Higher Education at the University of California-Berkeley, will deliver the address, which is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Center for the Study of Religion .
Redmont, a theologian, minister and writer, also has worked as a nonprofit executive and as a consultant in interreligious dialogue, cultural diversity, urban concerns and development. A member of the Episcopal Church and an aspirant for ordination in the Diocese of California, she previously was a Roman Catholic laywoman serving in full-time church leadership, including associate pastor positions in large Roman Catholic faith communities.
She is the author of more than 100 articles in religious and secular publications and of two books, "Generous Lives: American Catholic Women Today" (1992) and "When in Doubt, Sing: Prayer in Daily Life" (1999).
Contact: Lauren Robinson-Brown (609) 258-3601