I was honored to give the annual Campbell Lectures for the
Lehigh Valley [PA] Conference of Churches last Thursday. This was the 19th
year for the lectures–predecessors included Cardinals Avery Dulles and Walter Kasper.
I spoke on Spiritual Ecumenism.
The assembled ecumenists were very affirming and asked a lot of good questions.
A couple of those in attendance were formerly here in Washington but now are serving in Pennsylvania.
My presentations will be available through the website of the Conference.
During the day, I had an opportunity to tour the facilities of the Conference of Churches.
I was impressed by their extensive ministries to the poor–programs included efforts in affordable housing, employment, food distribution….