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Audio CDs of John
Allen's lecture are now available!
|CDs can be obtained online for a donation to The Epiphany Group.
We leave it to you to decide an appropriate amount.
FREE Lecture open to the public -
April 29, 2007
"The Upside Down Church
in the 21st Century"
Epiphany Group Presents John Allen
What will it mean for the
Church that Indonesia, Nigeria and Argentina are increasingly becoming
the centers of intellectual and pastoral energy that France, Italy and
Belgium once were? John Allen will share his insights into the global
south, and examine what its ascendance means for Roman Catholicism on a
||John L. Allen Jr. is,
according to the London Tablet, the most authoritative Vatican
writer in the English language. Since 1999, he has served as the
prize-winning Vatican correspondent for the
Catholic Reporter and a CNN analyst on Vatican affairs. He
also appears on National Public Radio.
Allen is the author of three books on Vatican affairs: Conclave:
The Politics, Personalities and Process of the Next Papal
Election; All the Popeís Men: The Inside Story of How the
Vatican Really Thinks; and The Rise of Benedict XVI: The Inside
Story of How the Pope Was Elected and Where He Will Take the
Catholic Church. His most recent work is Opus Dei: An Objective
Look behind the Myths and Reality of the Most Controversial
Force in the Catholic Church. Allen is a graduate of the
University of Kansas, with a masterís degree in religious
Two of his NCR columns you may read talk about the
Church in the south and
mega-trends shaping the Church. You can
read a review of Allen's lecture given recently at Loyola
Sunday, April 29, 2007
at 2:00 PM
Monte Cassino Performing Arts Center
2206 S. Lewis, Tulsa, OK