Annual Report 2017-2018
The McGrath Institute releases its 2017-2018 Annual Report, highlighting the key events and awards that set this past year apart. By connecting the University’s intellectual life to the life of the Church, the McGrath Institute for Church Life strives to be a collaborative partner with Catholic leaders at all levels, clerical and lay, providing the theological tools and spiritual formation necessary to help address pressing pastoral challenges with ever greater urgency and impact.
This 2017-2018 Annual Report reflects the McGrath Institute’s continued growth and ongoing commitment to serving the Church.
Highlights of the year include:
Hosting the “Cultures of Formation” Conference
Receiving the 2018 Monika K. Hellwig Award
Launching a new radio and podcast series, Church Life Today
Receiving a Vatican Foundation Award for the Science & Religion Initiative
Expanding programming for the leadership development of pastoral leaders, renamed the “Thriving in Ministry Initiative”
“Please accept this most recent annual report as a small token of gratitude for your ongoing support and friendship” said John C. Cavadini, McGrath-Cavadini Director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life. “Nothing that we do could have been accomplished without your continued generous support. On behalf of the staff and faculty of the McGrath Institute and on behalf of the thousands of people who have benefited from our programming, a resounding ‘Thank you!’”
About the McGrath Institute for Church Life
The McGrath Institute for Church Life partners with Catholic dioceses, parishes and schools to address pastoral challenges with theological depth and rigor. By connecting the Catholic intellectual life to the life of the Church, the Institute forms faithful Catholic leaders for service to the Church and the world.
Contact: Amy North, Program Director of Communications, McGrath Institute for Church Life, 574-631-2894, firstname.lastname@example.org.