Catalyst for Renewal and The Grail in Australia invite you to our biennial
ROSEMARY GOLDIE LECTURE
SPEAKER: JOHN L. ALLEN Jr.
MC: Geraldine Doogue AO
SUNDAY 9th SEPTEMBER 2018
2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
VERBRUGGHEN HALL at the SYDNEY CONSERVATORIUM OF MUSIC
MACQUARIE STREET, SYDNEY
“POPE FRANCIS’ EFFORTS FOR REFORM, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE AUSTRALIAN CHURCH PREPARING FOR ITS PLENARY COUNCIL.”
John L. Allen Jr. is the editor of Crux, specialising in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church. He has written nine books on the Vatican and Catholic affairs and also is a popular speaker on Catholicism both in the United States and internationally. The London Tablet has called John “the most authoritative writer on Vatican affairs in the English language”.