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Faith-sharing with Michael R. Lovell

Faith-sharing with President Michael R. Lovell

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2022 | 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. CST

Presenters: Dr. Michael R. Lovell, president, Marquette University; Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther, Arts '85, Grad '88, '98, senior advancement officer for alumni spirituality, Marquette University

Gather with us for a special virtual Advent conversation with Dr. Michael R. Lovell, president of Marquette University. Dr. Lovell will share his learning, hope, faith, and inspiration while continuing his life journey as a leader, father, husband, friend, and cancer warrior. We’d love to have you be a part of the conversation as we talk more about how his experiences of prayer and hope continue to deepen his faith in God’s promises each day.

The Faith-sharing virtual event series is hosted by Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther, Arts '85, Grad '88, '98, senior advancement officer for alumni spirituality at Marquette University. Each program features a Marquette leader or alumnus, who reflects on their faith as we explore holy invitations in their lives and the influence a growing faith can have on them over a lifetime.

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President Michael LovellDr. Michael R. Lovell is Marquette University’s 24th president, serving since 2014. Under his guidance, Marquette focuses on innovation, entrepreneurship, and community renewal and development — all consistent with the university’s Catholic, Jesuit mission. A distinguished scholar, researcher, educator and leader, President Lovell holds three academic degrees in mechanical engineering, including a doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh.

 

 

Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther has a doctorate in counseling psychology from Marquette Univeristy and a graduate certificate in spiritual direction from the Aquinas Institute for Theology with a specialty in Ignatian Spirituality. In addition to working for years in clinical practice, Kathy has served Marquette in a number or roles including associate director of the Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality, the director of Ignatian programs in the Office of Mission, and associate vice president of the Office of Mission and Ministry at Marquette. Additionally, Kathy serves as a spiritual director for the National Magis Retreat team for the AJCU and is a consultant to the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and several religious orders and congregations in the Midwest.


 

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Advent Visio Divina

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2022 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. CST

Presented by: Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther, Arts '85, Grad '88, '98, senior advancement officer for alumni spirituality, Marquette University

We warmly welcome you to join us for a virtual Advent prayer experience of Visio Divina. Some of you may be familiar with Lectio Divina, a way of praying with scripture. Visio Divina, Latin for “Divine Seeing”, is a way of praying with images and artwork. During these busy days of Advent and pre-Christmas flurry, join us for some moments of quiet prayer, presence, scripture, and time to see and feel more deeply the sacred presence of these anticipatory days of Jesus’ birth on Earth.

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More about this session

Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther has a doctorate in counseling psychology from Marquette Univeristy and a graduate certificate in spiritual direction from the Aquinas Institute for Theology with a specialty in Ignatian Spirituality. In addition to working for years in clinical practice, Kathy has served Marquette in a number or roles including associate director of the Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality, the director of Ignatian programs in the Office of Mission, and associate vice president of the Office of Mission and Ministry at Marquette. Additionally, Kathy serves as a spiritual director for the National Magis Retreat team for the AJCU and is a consultant to the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and several religious orders and congregations in the Midwest.



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