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- 2017 Annual Leadership Convening Results in Statement on Formation of Catholic Leaders
Leadership Roundtable’s 2017 Annual Leadership Convening, Engaging, Equipping, and Energizing Catholic Leaders for the Joy of the Gospel, concluded this afternoon, and resulted in a key statement on the formation of Catholic leaders as missionary disciples.The statement builds upon a framework of empowered humility and creativity in ministry provided by Bishop Frank Caggiano of Bridgeport, CT, participants outlined a vision of leaders as missionary disciples grounded in authenticity, joy, relationship, and attention to those at the margins.
- Leadership Roundtable to Host Lead-In Convening to July 2017 USCCB Convocation
Washington DC – Leadership Roundtable is proud to announce it is working with Catholic bishops in advance of the USCCB Convocation for Catholic Leaders, and is in fact sponsoring its 2017 Annual Leadership Convening as a lead-in to the Convocation.To be held July 1-4, 2017 in Orlando, FL, the Convocation for Catholic Leaders is an unprecedented gathering of bishops, diocesan and parish leaders to discuss and strategize the formation of missionary disciples for the future of the Church.
- Kim Smolik Appointed CEO of Leadership Roundtable to Build on its Success to Serve the Church in its Second Decade
Washington, DC – The Board of Trustees of the Leadership Roundtable has appointed Kim Smolik, Ed.D to serve as CEO beginning October 24, 2016. A visionary leader, Kim joins the Leadership Roundtable after seven years as Executive Director of Franciscan Mission Service where she forged strong ties between Franciscan constituencies domestically and internationally, tripling the size of the organization and equipping it to thrive […]
- Vatican office calls religious sisters, priests to live poorly (National Catholic Reporter)ROME-Also speaking during Sunday's roundtable was Kerry Robinson, the executive director of the U.S.-based National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management, which brings together lay experts and church leaders to promote best practices and management of church resources. Robinson encouraged the religious to call on lay experts in various fields to help them in their use […]
- Religious institute treasurers to discuss financial resources at a summit in Rome (Vatican Insider)ROME-Treasurers of religious institutes and congregations are to meet in Rome over the weekend for a two-day summit on the delicate issue of how to manage financial resources. They were convened by the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life in a letter sent at the start of January. According to US weekly National Catholic Reporter, […]