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Retreat on The Non-Violent Jesus and the Principle of Non-Contradiction

October 3, 2014

Retreat with Fr. Emmanuel Charles McCarthy: The Nonviolent Jesus and the Principle of Non-contradiction. “Principle of Non-contradiction means that between two logical and meaningful propositions ‘X’ and not ‘X’ there is no middle ground. If one is true the other is false.” Pope Benedict XVI. Fri. Oct 3, 7:00-9:00 PM (6:30 sign-in) & continuing Saturday Oct. 4, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM with concluding Mass. $25 ($40 after Sept.15.)Scholarships are available upon request. Contact Greg Kerbawy gabck@hotmail.com or 816.716.0715 for registration. Held at Precious Blood Center, 2130 St. Gaspar Way, Liberty, MO.

Fr. Emmanuel McCarthy is the foremost authority on Gospel Nonviolence and has conducted retreats around the world for nearly 50 years. He is a married priest of the Eastern Rite of the Catholic Church. Formerly a lawyer, university professor and the original founder/director of The Program for the Study and Practice of Nonviolent Conflict Resolution at the University of Notre Dame. For 27 yrs. he was associated with St. Gregory the Theologian Byzantine Melkite Catholic Seminary in Roslindale, MA, as spiritual director or acting rector. He was a co-founder of Pax Christi and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. The miraculous healing of their two and a half year old daughter,Teresia Benedicta, was the Vatican approved miracle leading to the canonization of St. Edith Stein, St. Teresia Benedicta of the Cross.

“Fr. McCarthy is the most powerful voice for nonviolence in the world today.”– Prof. Walter Wink.

For more info on GNV: www.emmanuelcharlesmccarthy.org.

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