4:30pm 9:00am and 11:00am
Mon-Fri Wed & Fri
FEATURING: TIMOTHY MATOVINA, PHD.
Author of, Latinos and the Transformation of U.S. Catholicism
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014 at 7:00PM
Hispanics are transforming the nation’s religious landscape, especially the Catholic Church, not only because of their growing numbers but also because they are practicing a distinctive form of Christianity.
About a third of all Catholics in the U.S. are now Latinos, and the study projects that the Latino share will continue climbing for decades. This demographic reality, combined with the distinctive characteristics of Latino Catholicism, ensures that Latinos will bring about important changes in the nation’s largest religious institution.
To continue reading the report from Pew Research, Click Here.
To read Dr. Matovino's blog on the topic in the Huffington Post, Click Here.
This annual event benefits St. Thomas Aquinas Parish School.
It is an evening to see old friends, enjoy a silent auction and have a good time all while supporting the kids and teachers at St. Thomas Aquinas School!
To donate to the event or RSVP, please go to the Faith & Fundamentals Website.
We are a Roman Catholic parish in a university community, joining students of all ages, joining people from all walks of life and from all corners of the world through Jesus Christ, our Lord.
As a Eucharistic people, we nurture spiritual growth through worship, evangelization, stewardship, education, service, justice, outreach and hospitality.
The Outreach Mass can be seen on ABC affiliate WLAJ (Comcast) Channel 3.
It will air at 6:00am and 10:00am every Sunday.
St. Thomas Aquinas Parish St. John Catholic Student Center
955 Alton Road 327 M.A.C. Avenue
East Lansing, MI 48823 East Lansing, MI 48823
Office Phone: 517-351-7215 Office Phone: 517-337-9778
Fax: 517-351-7271 Fax: 517-337-8358