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Thursday, February 27 • 10:30am - 11:30am
The Christ Event and the Religions of the World

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Our pluriform society is home to an increasing array of viewpoints and traditions—many of which are informed and sustained by religious conviction. Grasping the fundamentals of world religions is, arguably, paramount for citizens of the 21st century. Yet how can students be equipped for such a task? This presentation seeks to provide the basic perspectives on how Catholicism views and engages other faith and proffers various models and analogies for guiding understanding.


Gerard McLarney

Dr. McLarney teaches at J H Picard School in Edmonton and serves as a sessional instructor at St. Joseph's College, University of Alberta. His academic interests include Religious Education, World Religions, J.R.R. Tolkien, as well as Sacred Scripture. His doctorate explores St. Augustine's... Read More →