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2nd National Religious Education Conference 20-23 September 2013 Maris Stella, Durban

April 02, 2013

It's time to register for the 2nd National Religious Education Conference to be held from 20-23 September 2013 at Maris Stella, Durban

International speakers

  • Patricia Kieran,a British Foreign and Commonwealth Chevening Scholar who teaches Religious Education at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, Ireland
  • Graham Rossiter, Professor of Moral and Religious Education, School of Religious Education, Faculty of Education, Australian Catholic University, Sydney
  • Marisa Crawford, teacher at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College in Sydney, religious education consultant and co-author of books and articles on religious and moral education with colleague Graham Rossiter.
  • Sr Rose Pacatte, director of the Pauline Center for Media Studies in Culver City, California, USA
  • Brendan Hyde, Senior Lecturer in the National School of Religious Education on the Melbourne campus of the Australian Catholic University

Local speakers

  • Johan van den Heever, national coordinator of the World Community for Christian Meditation in South Africa
  • Bernadette Chellew, former rector of the Catholic Bible College
  • Julie Stacey,  Associate of the Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI) at Wits University, and an Associate of the Jesuit Institute
  • Mary Hyam, deputy principal and teacher at De La Salle Holy Cross College in Johannesburg


Conference fee: R1500

Booked accommodation: R750 (three nights B&B)



Download a registration form here.

Download a guide to registration here.

For further details contact Paul Faller on 083 326 4568 paulf@cie.org.za


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