BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//wp-events-plugin.com//5.9991//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:346@allbelong.org DTSTART;TZID=America/Detroit:20210810T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Detroit:20210810T130000 DTSTAMP:20210715T152622Z URL:https://allbelong.org/events/catholic-perspectives-on-inclusive-worshi p-webinar-series/ SUMMARY:“Catholic Perspectives on Inclusive Worship” Webinar Series DESCRIPTION:[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]\n"Catholic Perspectives on Inclusive Worship" Webinar Series\nInclusive Worship in Your Parish\nAugus t 10 and 24 at 12pm EST\n[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image="9770" im g_size="full" add_caption="yes" alignment="center"][vc_separator][vc_colum n_text]Join All Belong for our free\, two-part webinar series as we discus s the deeply meaningful traditions of Catholic worship and what it could l ook like to engage and support persons of all abilities within a parish co mmunity.\n\nThis two-part webinar will feature Anne Masters\, Ph.D.\, FAAI D\, Director of the Office for Pastoral Ministries with People with Disabi lities in the Archdiocese of Newark\, NJ\, and Elizabeth Rodriguez-Waterfi eld\, Director of Ministerio Amistad.  Hosted by All Belong’s Victoria White\, Director of Church Services\, and Brian Dykstra\, Director of Adva ncement and former Director of Music and Choir Master of Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church (Kansas City\, MO)\, the conversation will explore theological and practical aspects of inclusion in the Catholic tradition. \n\nWhether you are active in your parish ministry as a priest\, religious \, or lay person\, if you work in a Catholic school\, or even if you’re not Catholic and you’re simply curious about what inclusive worship in C atholic communities looks like\, we invite you to register and join us![/v c_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]DATES: Tuesday\, August 10 &am p\; Tuesday\, August 24\n\nTIMES: Both days will run from 12 - 1 pm EST\n\ nWHERE: Zoom Link for Webinar given upon registration\n\nCOST: Free[/vc_co lumn_text][vc_separator color="blue"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_colu mn][vc_column_text]\nFeatured Presenters:\n[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/ vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_c olumn_text]\nAnne Masters\, Ph.D.\, FAAIDD\nDirector of the Office for Pa storal Ministries with People with Disabilities for the Archdiocese of New ark\, NJ .\n[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/ 2"][vc_single_image image="9772" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_c olumn_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]Anne's work is to further the t he mission of her office: to foster the appreciation of individuals with d isabilities as indispensable members of the Body of Christ\, to empower pa rishes to support meaningful participation in all aspects of the life of t he Church through engagement\, relationship\, and appropriate supports\, a nd to nurture the growth and capability of persons with disabilities so th ey experience a true sense of belonging within ordinary parish life and pr ograms.  Anne’s work is based on Catholic Social Teaching which is base d on respect for the innate dignity of every person and dedicated to suppo rt human flourishing for all.  Sample a taste of her passion in this 6-p age article  (a response to Dr. Erik Carter’s article in the same iss ue\, “The Absence of Asterisks: The Inclusive Church and Children with D isabilities.”[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row ][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text]\nE lizabeth Rodriguez\nDirector of Ministerio Amistad\n[/vc_column_text][/vc_ column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="9773" im g_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_colu mn_text]A native of Colombia\, now living in Florida. She has had the bles sing of working in the inclusion of persons of all abilities for more than 15 years. During this time\, Elizabeth has had the privilege of preparing catechists\, parents\, and guardians who are called to share the message of God’s love with their loved ones of diverse capacities.\n\nThis inclu sion has been made possible through a Bible study program (Amistad)\, desi gned to promote inclusive Christian education in the Hispanic community in both the United States and Latin America.\n\nThrough the Amistad program\ , Elizabeth has worked with churches and homes. She has seen the importanc e and need in many families with relatives with intellectual disabilities to be included and be active participants in God’s Kingdom.\n\nMinisteri o Amistad is a program branch of Friendship Ministries\, a subsidiary of A ll Belong.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row] CATEGORIES:Church Training Event END:VEVENT BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Detroit X-LIC-LOCATION:America/Detroit BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:20210314T030000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE END:VCALENDAR