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Summer Reading Extravaganza

June 26th - August 11th, 2017

Join us on Facebook each week to discuss the text of the week. Read articles and reflections critically examining that week's text. Engage in the discussion by the end of the week that each text is discussed for a chance to win a free copy of the book: comment on, share, or like our book discussion posts on Facebook or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Reading and Discussion Schedule

Week 1 (6/26 - 7/2)

Hennessy, Kate. Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty: An Intimate Portrait of My Grandmother

Week 2 (7/3 - 7/9)

Kilmer, Joyce, ed. Dreams and Images: An Anthology of Catholic Poets.

Week 3 (7/10 - 7/17)

Endo, Shusaku. Silence: A Novel.

Week 4 (7/18 - 7/23)

Tornielli, Andrea and Giacomo Galeazzi. This Economy Kills: Pope Francis on Capitalism and Social Justice.

Week 5 (7/24 - 7/30)

St. Basil the Great. On Social Justice: St. Basil the Great.

Week 6 (7/31 - 8/6)

Dreher, Rod. The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation.

Week 7 (8/7 - 8/13)

Faggioli, Massimo. Catholicism and Citizenship: Political Cultures of the Church in the Twenty-First Century.