Sant'Egidio - Summer Volunteer Program in Rome
Catholic Studies is proud to offer a Summer Program in Rome with the Sant'Egidio Community. The Community of Sant'Egidio began in Rome in 1968, in the period following the Second Vatican Council. Today it is a movement of lay people and has more than 50,000 members, dedicated to evangelisation and charity, in Rome, Italy and in more than 70 countries throughout the world.
John Main Center for Meditation and Inter-Religious Dialogue
The John Main Center for Meditation and Inter-religious Dialogue is an open and ecumenical center of silence and peace, in the Christian contemplative tradition at the heart of Georgetown University life. The center is open to people of all faiths and to all seeking truth. In the stress and hustle of modern life, it is a place where the balance between being and doing can be re-set. Deeply attuned to religious traditions, the Center is a spiritual space where people with or without faith affiliation will find a welcoming point of inner renewal. Those practicing a faith will find their faith strengthened. All seekers will find spiritual friendship for their path.