From the

Official News Magazine of the Diocese of Spokane

Deacon Eric Meisfjord, Editor
P.O. Box 48, Spokane WA 99210
(509) 358-7340; FAX: (509) 358-7302

Sacred Heart’s Lenten education series draws attention to social justice

the Inland Register

(From the Feb. 7, 2002 edition of the Inland Register

Sacred Heart Parish, 219 E. Rockwood Blvd. in Spokane, will offer a variety of speakers addressing various aspects of social justice in a series of presentations during Lent. The series is open to the public.

The presentations are scheduled for Wednesday evenings, from 5:45-6:45 p.m. Mass will follow at 7 p.m.

The series begins Feb. 13. Mike Stebbins, director of the Gonzaga Institute for Ethics, will speak on “Stem Cell Research and the Catholic Church.”

On Feb. 20, Dr. Mary Gentile will address “Stress Management: A Bridge to a Healthier Lifestyle.”

Leila, an Afghan woman living in Spokane, will speak Feb. 27. Her talk will be on what it was like living as a woman, in terror, in Afghanistan.

Glen Griffin will speak March 6 on the Church and terrorism.

On March 13, Rabbi Jacob Izakson of Temple Beth Shalom in Spokane will address the topic, “Being a Jew in Spokane: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.”

Child care will be available in the parish center.

Inland Register archives

© The Roman Catholic Diocese of Spokane. All Rights Reserved