Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice 2019

There’s something for everyone at #IFTJ.

Please note: Schedule is subject to change.

Day 1
2019-11-16
Day 2
2019-11-17
Day 3
2019-11-18
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12:00
Pre-Session Registration Opens
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15:00 - 16:10
Pre-Sessions (Separate Registration Required)

Pre-Session #1 (3:00-4:10 PM)

  • Jesuit Martyrs: Reflecting on their Legacy and What It Means to Us Today
    Presenter:
    Francisco Mena Ugarte, Executive Director, CRISPAZ, El Salvador
  • Making the Connections: The UCA Martyrs and the Realities of Migration Today
    Presenter: Bob Lassalle-Klein, Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy, Holy Names University
  • Advocacy 101: How to Have an Effective Lobby Visit on the Hill (and back home)
    Presenter: Alex Burnett and Charlotte Hakikson, NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice
  • Active Bystander Intervention Workshop
    Presenter: DC Peace Team and CMSM
  • Ignatian Yoga: An Embodied Practice of Prayer & Reflection
    Presenter: Pat Cassidy, Ignatian Yoga
  • Fostering Rehabilitation: The Many Facets of Catholic Prison Ministry
    Presenter: Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition

Pre-Session #2 (4:30-5:40 PM)

  • Young Alumni Happy Hour Q&A
    Featuring: 
    Sr. Peggy O’Neill, S.C., Founder, Centro Arte Para la Paz Emcee: James Martin, S.J.
  • Death Penalty Documentary Screening
    Presenter: Catholic Mobilizing Network
  • Living Theology, Transforming Our World: An Invitation to Prophetic Action
    Presenters: Jesuit School of Theology
  • Journalism at the Intersection of Faith and Justice
    Presenters: America Media
  • Garbage and Justice Working to Break Free From Poverty
    Presenters: International Samaritan
  • Reviving the Faith-Rooted Civil Rights Movement
    Presenters: Sojourners
  • High School Networking Sessions

Register and view pre-session options

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15:00
General IFTJ Registration Begins
Pre-Sessions (Separate Registration Required) image
16:30 - 17:40
Pre-Sessions (Separate Registration Required)

Pre-Session #1 (3:00-4:10 PM)

  • Jesuit Martyrs: Reflecting on their Legacy and What It Means to Us Today
    Presenter:
    Francisco Mena Ugarte, Executive Director, CRISPAZ, El Salvador
  • Making the Connections: The UCA Martyrs and the Realities of Migration Today
    Presenter: Bob Lassalle-Klein, Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy, Holy Names University
  • Advocacy 101: How to Have an Effective Lobby Visit on the Hill (and back home)
    Presenter: Alex Burnett and Charlotte Hakikson, NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice
  • Active Bystander Intervention Workshop
    Presenter: DC Peace Team and CMSM
  • Ignatian Yoga: An Embodied Practice of Prayer & Reflection
    Presenter: Pat Cassidy, Ignatian Yoga
  • Fostering Rehabilitation: The Many Facets of Catholic Prison Ministry
    Presenter: Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition

Pre-Session #2 (4:30-5:40 PM)

  • Young Alumni Happy Hour Q&A
    Featuring: 
    Sr. Peggy O’Neill, S.C., Founder, Centro Arte Para la Paz Emcee: James Martin, S.J.
  • Death Penalty Documentary Screening
    Presenter: Catholic Mobilizing Network
  • Living Theology, Transforming Our World: An Invitation to Prophetic Action
    Presenters: Jesuit School of Theology
  • Journalism at the Intersection of Faith and Justice
    Presenters: America Media
  • Garbage and Justice Working to Break Free From Poverty
    Presenters: International Samaritan
  • Reviving the Faith-Rooted Civil Rights Movement
    Presenters: Sojourners
  • High School Networking Sessions

Register and view pre-session options

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18:00
Session 1

Space for keynotes and Ignatian network speakers to share stories and challenge participants to witness and engage “Radical Hope. Prophetic Action.”

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19:55
Break: Say Hello to Our 50+ Exhibitors!
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20:20
Large-Scale Breakout Sessions

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21:30
Prayer for the Jesuit Martyrs
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22:00
Reflection Time
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08:15
Session 2

Space for keynotes and Ignatian network speakers to share stories and challenge participants to witness and engage “Radical Hope. Prophetic Action.”

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10:10
Break: Say Hello to Our 50+ Exhibitors!
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10:40
Breakout Session #2

Choose one of over 25 breakout session topics.
 
View the breakout session options

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11:30
Lunch

Enjoy lunch on your own or choose from one of the networking lunch options (coming soon).

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13:10
Breakout Session #3

Choose from one of over 25 breakout session topics.
 
View the breakout session options

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14:25
Session 3

Space for keynotes and Ignatian network speakers to share stories and challenge participants to witness and engage “Radical Hope. Prophetic Action.”

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15:50
Break: Say Hello to Our 50+ Exhibitors!
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16:30
Liturgy
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17:45
Dinner

Enjoy dinner on your own

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19:15
Small Group Advocacy Trainings
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20:45
Reflection Time
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09:00
Public Witness

The public witness kicks off advocacy day and weaves together music, prayer, and elements of rallies, highlighting the Ignatian Solidarity Network’s vision of a just, peaceful, and loving world.

Location: Traffic circle in front of Union Station

Public Witness Prep Kit

Rain Plan

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10:00
Advocacy Day

Over 1,400 participants will head to Capitol Hill to advocate for more just policies. Participants are responsible for booking their own meetings.

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