Dr Edgardo Colón-Emeric will be guest speaker for events in the UK marking the 42nd anniversary of the martyrdom of St Oscar Romero, hosted by the Archbishop Romero Trust.
Dr Colón-Emeric is the Dean of the Divinity School at Duke University, North Carolina, a Methodist pastor and author of the highly acclaimed volume – ‘Oscar Romero’s Theological Vision: Liberation and Transfiguration of the Poor’.
St Oscar Romero is the patron saint of the National Justice and Peace Network . You are warmly invited to attend these events.
Saturday 19 March 11am
National Ecumenical Service for St Oscar Romero
At St Martin-in-the-Fields, London WC2N 4JJ.
Edgardo Colón-Emeric to give the Address, entitled: ‘Microphones of God – Romero’s message for the present time.’
Hopefully the service will be live-streamed at https://www.facebook.com/stmartininthefields
Sunday 20 March 6pm
Romero Week Evensong
At St Alban’s Cathedral AL1 1BY.
Edgardo Colón-Emeric to preach.
Tuesday 22 March 5.30pm
Birmingham: Edgardo Colón-Emeric to give Romero Week Evening Lecture
At Newman University, Birmingham B32 3NT.
‘Joy and Hope for the 2020s – the relevance of Romero for the times we are in.’
Thursday 24 March 12.30pm
Southwark: St Oscar Romero Feast Day Mass.
At St George’s Cathedral, Southwark SE1 6HR. St Oscar Romero Feast Day Mass.
Archbishop John Wilson will preside and present Romero Award certificates.
Thursday 24 March 7pm
Durham: Edgardo Colón-Emeric Lecture: ‘Joy and Hope for the 2020s – the relevance of Romero for the times we are in’
In Prior’s Hall, Durham Cathedral. Public Lecture preceded by Evensong – 5.15pm. Speaker: Edgardo Colón-Emeric.
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Friday 25 March 7pm
Bradford: Romero Week Film ‘Righting the Wrong’
At St Winefride’s Church Hall, Bradford BD6 1ST. Film showing.
Clare Dixon to introduce and respond.
Saturday 26 March 11am
Cardiff: Edgardo Colón-Emeric to give CYTUN’s Gethin Abraham-Williams Lecture
‘Romero – an ecumenical inspiration for the 2020s’
At Cornerstone, Cardiff CF10 2SF.
Sunday 27 March 11 am
London: Preacher: Edgardo Colón-Emeric ‘Romero – an ecumenical inspiration for the 2020s’
At Wesley’s Chapel, City Road, London EC1Y 1AU. Morning Service.
For more information visit the Archbishop Romero Trust website: www.romerotrust.org.uk/