REC12-GA-2 “The Urgency of Discipleship and Evangelization in Today’s World"
Many people do not realize how deeply God invests in humankind. Jesus’ call is personal, urgent and revolutionary; he promises rest for our souls and fulfi llment for
our lives. The keynote will address the urgency of discipleship and evangelization in the way Jesus did it – a continuation of God’s mission and required by all the baptized.
Rev. Anthony Gittins, CSSP
Fr. Anthony Gittins, a member of the Spiritan community,
is a native of England. He worked in Sierra
Leone, West Africa, through the 1970s, was Faith
Formation Director in London in the early ’80s and
has taught theology since 1984 in Chicago, where
he is currently Professor of Theology and Culture at the Catholic
Theological Union. He spends half the year giving workshops and
retreats nationally and internationally.