Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Migration and Mission
Thursday, March 12, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Augustana Chapel at LSTC, 1100 East 55th Street, Chicago
Dr. Peter Phan, Ellacuria Chair in Catholic Social Thought at Georgetown University, is the speaker for the 50th Anniversary World Mission Institute. He is a native of Vietnam who emigrated as a refugee to the U.S. in 1975. His wide-ranging scholarship includes the history of mission in Asia, liberation, inculturation and interreligious dialogue, eschatology, and the theology of icon in Orthodox theology.
The World Missions Institute is sponsored by Catholic Theological Union, the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, and McCormick Theological Seminary.