Sunday, 23 June 2019 11:46

Workshop focusing on black people in the Bible coming to Springfield

Lorraine WalkerThe Black Catholic Commission of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois is hosting a workshop focusing on the life and impact of black people in the Bible. Sister Addie Walker, SSND, director of Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas, will conduct the workshop at The Villa Maria Catholic Life Center in Springfield at 1903 E Lake Shore Drive on Lake Springfield.

A reception and opening session begin Friday, Aug. 2 at 5:30 p.m. and continues Saturday, Aug. 3 at 8 a.m. The cost for the workshop, which includes materials and meals, prior to July 1, is $30. After July 1, the cost is $40.

To register call (217) 698-8500 (ext. 161), or go to: dio.org/plasm/events.html.