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TML Speaks: Of Equal Worth and Personhood: A Theology of Disability

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In this inaugural event of the new biannual speaker series TML Speaks, the Theology and Ministry Library (TML) addresses the experience of disability through story, study, and conversation.

In this inaugural event of the new biannual speaker series TML Speaks, the Theology and Ministry Library (TML) of Boston College addresses the experience of disability through story, study, and conversation.

Seating is limited for this event, so please RSVP by clicking here to reserve your place.

Event Information

Date:
Thursday, April 12th, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Location:
Auditorium at the Theology and Ministry Library
Boston College
117 Lake Street
Brighton, MA

Agenda:

4:00 to 4:10 - Welcoming remarks and introductions (Steve Dalton)
4:10 to 5:00 – "The Power of the Powerless" (Christopher de Vinck)
5:00 to 5:10 - <Break>
5:10 to 5:25 - "Wonderfully Made: A Personal Reflection" (Brian Heffernan)
5:25 to 5:40 - "Theology, Relational Anthropology, and Disability" (STM Professor Mary Jo Iozzio)
5:40 to 6:00 - "A Conversation" (Christopher, Brian, and Mary Jo - facilitator)
6:00 to 6:30 - Q & A with audience

The mission of The Arc of Massachusetts is to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism, and their families. We fulfill this through advocacy for community supports and services that foster social inclusion, self-determination, and equity across all aspects of society.

Co-sponsored by The Boston College University Libraries, The School of Theology and Ministry, and The Arc of Massachusetts