MAHATMA GANDHI: WHAT HAS HE TO TEACH US?
A day for women and men
Led by Brennan Hill, Ph.D.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Gathering: 9:15 — 9:55 a.m.
Program: 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m.
Cost is $25. Lunch is included.
Registration and payment are required by September 25, 2013.
We will briefly look at Gandhi’s life and then examine what he has to teach us about: our search for Truth, our “true selves”, and the power of Ahimsa (non-violence).
“I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and nonviolence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiements in both on as vast a scale as I could do. In doing so, I have sometimes erred and learnt by my errors. Life and its problems have thus become to me so many experiements in the practice of truth and nonviolence…” Gandhi
Brennan Hill is a husband (married to Marie Hill), a father (Ami and BJ) and a grandfather (Marie, Natalie and Lauren). He is a teacher (for over 50 years in high school, college and adult education). He is an author of 25 books including Jesus the Christ, 8 Spiritual Heroes, and the recently published World Religions and Contemporary Isues. His latest book, Religion Today: An Integral Approach, will be out in fall 2013. Brennan is Professor Emeritus at Xavier University.