News from Queensland SCM - Griffith University and Australian Catholic University

Griffith University

Following is the program SCM staff-worker Bart Seaton has arranged at the Conservatorium of Music (at Southbank) within Griffith University. This program is also attached as a Word document.

20 March (Thurs)

‘Harmony Day’ Celebrating our International students:

Come along to the Courtyard (garden space at centre of the building) to share something from your own culture: some food, a joke, some news; a prayer, chant, song or all three! In the Courtyard from 1.30pm

21 March (Fri) St Patrick’s Delight: IHRH Concert 1.05pm

Featuring: Harp Tidings, The Conservatorium Tara Singers, Two for Two, Bella Quattro, Ian Henderson, Kyla Matsurra-Miller, Amber Evans, Molly Collier-O’Boyle, Mikaela Ward, Max Baillie, Juno Lin, Brienna Isokangas, Caitie Matters, Zac Sakrewski, Jayce MacNeil, Bella Ambrose, James Ball & friends.

9 April (Weds) Pope Francis: getting real – a discussion led by Prof. Gerard Hall (ACU) with attendance of Griffith University Chancellor Leneen Forde. 2.10pm

16 April (Weds) Contemplative Dimensions of the Gospels – an afternoon with Zen master Rev Dr Mervyn Lander. 2.10pm

21 May (Weds) Towards Marriage Equality with Rev Chris Tyack & Rev Ray Barraclough. 2.10pm

Fridays: 11 – 12noon Together in Silence (weekly Zen Group in Room 2.35)

Australian Catholic University

The program for the first two events (with more to follow) at the Australian Catholic University (Banyo Campus) sponsored jointly by both SCM-St Paul's College in first semester, is as follows:

6 March      Dr Ray Barraclough      Fresh ways of reading and interpreting the  Scriptures

20 March    Dr Ian Elmer [Lecturer in Biblical Studies at ACU.]                 Paul and Women