Birth of a Movement Study Circles: Black Lives Matter and the Catholic Church

Jan 29, 2018

Welcome to Peace Church's Birth of a Movement Study Circles page! We are excited to invite you to participate in our next study circle, focused on Olga Segura's new book, 'Birth of a Movement: Black Lives Matter and the Catholic Church'. This study circle aims to explore the connection between the Black Lives Matter movement and the Catholic Church, examining the challenges, responsibilities, and possibilities of faith-based participation in societal movements promoting racial justice. Join us in this meaningful dialogue and register now!

About the Author

Olga Segura, our esteemed author, is a renowned writer and speaker known for her insightful perspectives on issues of race, faith, and social justice within the Catholic context. Her book, 'Birth of a Movement: Black Lives Matter and the Catholic Church', delves deep into the intersection of these two important aspects of society. With extensive research, personal anecdotes, and thought-provoking analysis, Segura provides a comprehensive exploration of the relevance and impact of the Black Lives Matter movement on the Catholic Church and its followers.

Study Circle Details

The Birth of a Movement Study Circles will be held at Peace Church's community center on the specified dates mentioned below. Each session will consist of lively discussions, presentations, and group activities led by knowledgeable facilitators who will guide participants through the thought-provoking content of Segura's book.

Session Dates and Times:

  • Session 1: Date and Time
  • Session 2: Date and Time
  • Session 3: Date and Time

Who Can Participate?

This study circle is open to individuals of all backgrounds and faith traditions who are interested in exploring the intersection of social justice movements and religious institutions. Whether you are a practicing Catholic, a member of another religious community, or someone with a general curiosity about the topic, we welcome you to join us in this profound exploration of faith, activism, and racial justice.

Why Participate?

By participating in this study circle, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Deepen your understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement and its relationship with the Catholic Church
  • Engage in thought-provoking discussions and explore diverse perspectives
  • Learn about the historical context and current challenges faced by the Catholic Church in addressing racial inequality
  • Gain insights into the ways faith-based communities can contribute to societal movements for racial justice
  • Connect with like-minded individuals and build a strong community of change-makers

Registration Information

Registration for the Birth of a Movement Study Circles is now open! To secure your spot, please fill out the registration form on our website and submit it before the deadline. Limited spots are available, so we encourage you to register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

If you have any questions or need further assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to embarking on this transformative journey with you as we explore the connections between the Black Lives Matter movement and the Catholic Church.

Join us for the Birth of a Movement Study Circles and be a part of the ongoing conversation on racial justice within the faith community. Together, we can foster understanding, empathy, and meaningful change.