Annual LARCUM Conference to be held in Richmond

The 2017 Virginia LARCUM Conference will be held Dec. 1-2 at various Christian churches in the Richmond area, including St. Bridget Catholic Church, 6066 Three Chopt Rd., Richmond.

LARCUM is a statewide ecumenical group of Lutherans, Anglicans, Roman Catholics and United Methodists.

This year’s keynote speaker will be Sister of Charity Susan K. Wood, who is professor of systematic theology in the Department of Theology at Marquette University. She is currently president of the Catholic Theological Society of America.

The conference theme is “500 Years Later: Ecumenical Dialogue as Gift and Call.” The opening session Dec. 1 will be held at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6000 Grove Ave., Richmond.

Arlington Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will be among the Virginia LARCUM bishops attending the two-day event.

Registration deadline

Contact registrar Rick Caporali at rcaporali@stbernpar.org by Nov. 17 to register.

© Arlington Catholic Herald 2017