Peace & Justice

This is the blog of the Commission on Peace and Justice for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, New York.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Remembering the Council

"Vatican II: Remembering the Council and Celebrating the Vision"

Sunday, October 21, 2012

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Carondelet Hospitality Center
St. Joseph’s Provincial House
385 Watervliet-Shaker Rd
Latham, NY 12110

Presenters: Sr. Lois Barton, CSJ and Sr. Katie Eiffe, CSJ

Description: The historical background that led to Pope John XXIII’s call for the Council, and the dynamic processes which changed the Church and the world will be explored. In addition, we Council documents will be reviewed, hoping to increase awareness and appreciation of how momentous the Council was – and is – for the Church and the world.
There is no fee, but a free will offering would be appreciated.

Registration: Please register by contacting Sr. Katie at 389-2299 or via email at