Posts Tagged: catholic history

Valentine’s Day, Catholic Matchmaking and the T. Lawrason Riggs Archives

Today is Valentine’s Day, and for that, this librarian rejoices. For it is a day that always prompts me to think about my relationships (filial, platonic, romantic, etc…) and anticipate the discounted chocolate that comes the day after (I am not refraining from chocolate this Lenten season). It also makes me think about a couple… Read more »

Book Review: A Nun on the Bus

A Nun on the Bus: How All of Us Can Create Hope, Change, and Community Sister Simone Campbell Harper Collins Publishers; $25.99, 224 pp. In an early chapter of A Nun on the Bus: How All of Us Can Create Hope, Change, and Community, Sister Simone Campbell recounts the time she flew from Baghdad to… Read more »

Lecture: Women’s Contributions to Church and Society

Join us Sunday, February 24, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. for The Mary Field and Vincent DeP Goubeau Lecture on Women’s Contributions to Church and Society. The event will take place in Boisi Hall and feature Janet Ruffing, R.SM., Marlene Weisenbeck, F.S.P.A., and Simone Campbell, S.S.S.  For more information, click here.