2018 Annual Lecture

Dr. Kathleen Cahalan presents the Center for Practical Theology’s Eleventh Annual Lecture


We were thrilled to welcome Dr. Kathleen Cahalan to the School of Theology on October 24, 2018, to give the Center for Practical Theology’s Eleventh Annual Lecture. Dr. Cahalan presented the “The Grammar of Vocation: Changing the Way We Talk about Our Callings,” and Creative Callings Innovation Hub pastors Rev. Laura Ruth Jarrett (Hope Central Church), Rev. Isaac Everett (CRECHE), Rev. Dr. Jay Williams (Union United Methodist Church), and Creative Callings Project Coordinator Rev. Kathryn House responded to Dr. Cahalan’s lecture. 

We were pleased to welcome our colleagues from BU School of Theology, Boston Theological Institute schools, and from the greater Boston community. A YouTube video of the lecture is available hereWe are so grateful to Dr. Cahalan and respondents for sharing  their insights with us. Special thanks also go to Paige Holaday, Sam Dubbelman, and Maggie Ward for their help with logistics, photos, technology, and many other details that made the night an excellent one! We hope you enjoy these photos from the evening.