Forward in Faith
embracing the urban and university setting of Hyde Park, Chicago, and driven by a collaborative and ecumenical spirit,
Catholic Theological Union opened its doors. CTU has now grown to be a premier school of theology and ministry,
sponsored by twenty-four religious communities and enjoying a global reputation for excellence.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...In 1967 CTU purchased the former Aragon Hotel in Hyde Park as its urban “campus” and contracted to have its classes in the neighboring Sinai Temple school building.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...The CTU Board of Trustees appointed Rev. Paul Bechtold, CP, as the first president of CTU. A gracious man and expert educator, he was the glue that kept the new enterprise on track.
After a summer of political turbulence in Chicago, CTU launched a bold new collaborative initiative, beginning its classes in the educational center of Sinai Temple in September 1968.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...Recognizing the growing importance of the Hispanic community in the United States Church, CTU launched a program in Hispanic studies, one of the first in the country.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...With the retirement of Rev. Linnan, the Board of Trustees appointed Donald Senior, CP, a member of the CTU Bible faculty, as its fourth president.
At the direction of the newly elected Pope John Paul II, the Vatican initiated a visitation of all U.S. seminaries. With the support of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin, CTU won full approval of its structure and mission.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...In collaboration with the Archdiocese of Chicago, CTU began a scholarship and formation program for African-American lay ministers serving in Chicago.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...As a true friend of CTU, the school awarded an honorary doctorate to Cardinal Bernardin on the 25th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council. In his remarks, the Cardinal asked CTU to continue to support the pastoral mission of the Council.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...Matching its innovative Augustus Tolton program, CTU, in collaboration with the Archdiocese of Chicago, initiated a scholarship and formation program for lay Hispanic ministers.
After serving 8 years as president, Rev. Senior returned to the faculty and the CTU Board elected as its fifth president, Rev. Norman Bevan, CSSP, a former formation director at CTU and provincial superior of his Spiritan community.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...As part of its first major capital campaign “Bold and Faithful,” CTU established the Cardinal Bernardin Center to promote his legacy and signature issues. The Cardinal himself, shortly before his death, wrote the charter for the Center.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...With the retirement of Rev. Bevan, the CTU board turned again to Rev. Donald Senior, CP, to resume the office of president. All told he would serve 23 years as CTU’s president.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...Supported by the generosity of James and Catherine Denny, CTU inaugurated a unique program in Islamic studies to promote dialogue and mutual respect between Christians and Muslims. Dr. Scott Alexander was appointed its founding director.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...CTU’s strong commitment to continuing education was enriched with the transfer of the internationally recognized program to prepare formation directors for religious orders and seminaries from Saint Louis University to CTU.
With a major grant from the Lilly Endowment, CTU’s Bernardin Center created a program for high school students, introducing them to rich social justice teaching and practice of Catholicism.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...With the support of another major capital campaign “Making a Place for Faith,” CTU undertook a comprehensive renewal of its urban campus, with a new state-of-the art academic center and a thorough renovation of its original building.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...In response to the need for priests, religious and lay ministers, the Bernardin Center established an intensive vocational program for young adults. Rev. Robin Ryan, C.P., a member of the CTU faculty was its founding director.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...One of the programs closest to the heart of Cardinal Bernardin’s was the Catholic Common Ground initiative, designed to reduce polarity within the Catholic community. In 2007 this signature program found its home in CTU’s Bernardin Center.
CTU and DePaul University forged an educational alliance to share faculty, students, and programs, bringing together a major school of theology and the country’s largest Catholic University.
中文无码有码亚洲 欧美,伊人影院,国产在线视频不卡一,精品 在线 ...Building on its history of collaboration among religious communities, CTU inaugurated a Center devoted to the study and advancement of religious life.
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