The Call To Be 2023 Lecture Series presents

Scapegoats and the Gospel
  •  2 August 2023 - 16 August 2023
     10:00AM - 12:00PM

Scapegoats and the Gospel

Presented by Sr Susan Connelly RSJ Phd

This three week course will present some of René Girard’s insights into the effects of the Gospel on the age-old process of scapegoating victims. Scapegoating was an accepted way of dealing with social unrest but its effectiveness is now increasingly curtailed through the reversal occasioned by the Gospel and the realisation of Jesus as the primary scapegoat. Girard’s ground-breaking ideas are helping people to understand history and current events in a new light.

Cost for each series $90.   Online Bookings will open 2 weeks before lectures commence.

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The Crypt
St Patrick’s Church
20 Gosvenor Street The Rocks
Sydney NSW 2000

Enter the Crypt via a gate east of the Church entrance (a few metres down the hill in Grosvenor St).