Feb 13 | The Life of Jesus : What Do We Know and How Do We Know It?

The Life of Jesus : What Do We Know and How Do We Know It?

Jesus walked among us in the flesh. We know this to be true. But how? And what do we really know about His life? Please join us for this fascinating and informative talk.

Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Monday, Feb 13
Place: Fox Ridge Pizza
1769 N Germantown Pkwy
Cordova, TN 38016

About our Speaker

Patrick GrayPatrick Gray has lived in Memphis for eleven years. He came here from Atlanta to take a job teaching at Rhodes College, where he is Associate Professor of Religious Studies. Before that, he completed his Ph.D. at Emory University. Before that, he drove a school bus, taught English in Japan, delivered phone books, worked at Disney World, and participated in various studies conducted by psychology departments and pharmaceutical companies because he was young and needed the money. He’s published a handful of books on the early Christianity, Greek philosophy, and the Bible in popular culture. He and his wife Alex have three children, Lily, Joe, and Dominic.

 

Apr 10 | Why Pray?

Why Pray?

If God knows the desires of our hearts, if He knows what we’re about so say before we say it, if He is all-powerful, then why do we need to pray? Fr. Favazza will share with us the purpose of prayer and how to foster a life of fruitful prayer.

Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Monday, April 10
Place: East Tapas & Drinks
6069 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119

About our Speaker

Fr. Robbie Favazza

Fr. Robbie Favazza

Fr. Robbie Favazza
Fr. Favazza is a strong voice in a generation of young priests in the Diocese of Memphis. A native Memphian, Fr. Robbie is the son of Frank and Ann Favazza. He graduated from Germantown High School, Franciscan University, and Kenrick School of Theology in St. Louis. Fr. Robbie was ordained to the priesthood on June 6, 2009, and currently serves as an Associate Pastor at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Nov 14 | Love is the Author with Eliot Morris

Love Is the Author with Eliot Morris

Part of our Truth, Beauty, and Goodness Series

Come join us for the next Theology on Tap! Singer/songwriter Eliot Morris will share his music and his Faith with us.

Topic: Love is the Author with Eliot Morris
Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Monday, November 14
Place: East Tapas & Drinks, 6069 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38119

About our Speaker…

eliot_head_shotEliot Morris is Eliot Morris is a gifted singer and songwriter who shares his talents for a greater purpose. He has met and toured with artists such as John Mayer, Counting Crows, and James Taylor and currently plays his soulful music nationwide at Dynamic Catholic’s Passion & Purpose Live Events.

In 2002, Morris was discovered by Gary Gersh of Strummer Records, a label that unearthed other famous musicians such as Nirvana, Counting Crows, and Mars Volta. Eliot recorded his first album in October 2004, titled What’s Mine is Yours. One of his singles, This Colorful World, was used in a Crayola commercial. Despite his success, industry reorganization caused Strummer Records to drop Eliot from their label. Morris continued to grow as an artist, and in 2010, he finished his second album, All Things in Time. Today, Eliot resides in Memphis, Tennessee with his family and spends his time writing songs, performing his music, and creating art. -from DynamicCatholic.com

Oct 10 | Improv Comedy at ToT

Improv at ToT

The overlap of our Catholic Faith and Improv

Part of Our Truth, Beauty, and Goodness Series

Joy is part of the Christian experience and the result of an encounter with the True, the Good, and the Beautiful. Laughter is a gift from God. Don’t believe us? Just ponder the duckbill platypus. Or look up St. Lawrence’s last words.

We all need laughter in our lives. Come experience it and learn about The Jaunt’s story of how their Catholic Faith and love of improv overlap. It will be a very entertaining evening!

Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Monday, October 10
Place: Catholic Student Center
3625 Mynders Ave
Memphis, TN 38111

Food will be provided

About The Jaunt

Jaunt Comedy is Ellie Fuess, Owen McGuire, and Sam Rodriguez. With more than 20 combined years of improv and theatre experience, Jaunt Comedy formed in July 2015 with a mission to create good, clean comedy.