Cultural Diversity

‘My Church, My Story’ — Overcoming Racism: Listening, Dialogue, Action

Date: Aug. 12, 19, & 26
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Zoom Online

Cost: FREE

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3 Session Event Descriptions

Aug. 12, 2020, Part 1: My Church, My Story, 6:30-8:30 pm PST

Speaker: Dr. Constance Carroll,
Breakout room questions may include:

  1. What is your lived experience in the Catholic Church?
  2. How have the current events related to racism affected you and your parish community?
Aug. 19, 2020, Part 2: Your Voice Matters, 6:30-8:30 pm PST

Speaker: Deacon Marvin Threatt, PhD
Breakout room questions may include:

  1. What are the main obstacles getting in the way of diversity in your Church?
  2. What are the solutions to overcome obstacles related to diversity in the Church?
Aug. 26, 2020, Part 3: A Call for Transformation – Become Agents of Change, 6:30-8:30 pm PST

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Petronis
Breakout room questions may include:

  1. What can you do to be more inclusive in your personal life?
  2. What can our parishes do to encourage diversity and inclusion?

Speakers and Facilitators

Promoting a deeper understanding, connection and solidarity.

Dr. Constance Carroll
San Diego Community
College District

Dr. Ricardo Márquez
Associate Director,
Office of Family Life
& Spirituality

Very Rev. Michael Pham
Vicar General,
Ethnic & Intercultural Communities

Dr. Lisa Petronis
Clinical Psychologist,
Catholic Psychotherapy Association

Deacon Marvin Threatt, PhD.
African American Commission Adviser

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August 12, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
August 26, 2020 @ 8:30 pm
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CA 92117 United States


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