Date26 Nov, 2024 - 26 Nov, 2024
Time6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
VenueBishop Bede Heather Centre
Address1-5 Marion Street, Blacktown NSW 2148, Australia
TopicAdvent and Christmas
In what particular way am I ‘awaiting’ God’s presence this Advent? How do I see myself in Advent Scripture stories this year?
Register for the Diocesan Advent Scripture Reflection Evening with Dr Michele Connolly rsj on Tuesday 26 November 2024 – 6:30PM to 8:30pm.
Dr Michele Connolly is a Biblical Scholar and lecturer at the Catholic Institute of Sydney. She was also one of the expert advisors (periti) for the first Synod in the Diocese of Parramatta.
Dr Connolly is a religious sister of St Joseph who lectures on Biblical Studies at the Catholic Institute of Sydney (CIS), having also served there as Academic Dean from 2006 to 2017. She holds qualifications in Scripture, Theology and Education, having studied at Chicago’s Catholic Theological Union (CTU) and completing her PhD in the New Testament at the Graduate Theology Union (GTU), Berkeley, California. Her areas of research interest include Gospel of Mark, Pauline Letters, Feminist and Postcolonial Criticism, Literary Criticism.