Advent Lectures 2018: Preparing the way through Scripture

The ‘Preparing the way through Scripture’ lecture series, by Séan Goan,
continues in Sandyford Pastoral Centre this evening;
Wednesday 5th December, 7.30pm, in the Sandyford Pastoral Centre.

The aim is to help all Parishioners to understand that the Scriptures are a
place of encounter with the Living God where our spiritual selves can be
nourished, challenged and healed by the compassion of God. You are welcome
to attend this free lecture

.Working for the last twenty-five years in Blackrock College, Seán has been
a class teacher (Religion and Spanish), head of the Religion Department,
co-ordinator of the Transition Year programme and, more recently, chaplain.
On secondment from 2009 to 2014, he was Faith-Development Director with Le
Chéile ( www.lecheiletrust.ie/).

A graduate of UCD and the Milltown Institute, Seán, who is a native of
Belfast, has also studied in the Biblical Institute in Rome and in the
Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He has given courses in Biblical topics in
a number of venues including the Marino Institute of Education. Co-author
(with Tom Ryan of the Blackrock College staff) of the Exploring Faith
Junior Certificate Religion textbook, he has also been a contributor on RTÉ
Radio 1’s A Living Word.