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Hospitality: Cultivating Time

October 22, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 12:00 pm

Richard H. Fitzgerald Lecture in Pastoral Education

This workshop will explore the balance and tension of time that we encounter daily in the healthcare environment. We are often challenged to work within the important and needed culture of measuring time where every second counts as someone is being tended too, which we must balance with the experience of finding meaning and purpose. We will discuss how to appreciate the human constraint of time and still tend to the unexpected moments of human encounters of care, kindness and attentiveness.


Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital
Mall Classrooms, 1 – 3
2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr.
Charleston, SC 29414

Registration, 8:15 – 9 a.m.
Program, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.


To register, call (843) 402-CARE.

David Lichter is the current Executive Director of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC). Along with his overall NACC leadership, David provides members and other spiritual care leaders education and retreat programs on spirituality of leadership, chaplaincy and Church, workplace spirituality, respecting religious diversity at end of life and the profession of chaplaincy. He is also an adjunct faculty member of Loyola University Chicago Institute of Pastoral Studies, offering courses on spirituality, theologies of suffering, pastoral care and spiritual paths in world religions. He earned his S.T.B. and S.T.L. from Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, and his Doctor of Ministry from University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, IL.

Thanks to generous donations to the Roper St. Francis Foundation, the Richard H. Fitzgerald Lecture Series in Pastoral Education has been established to honor retired Roper St. Francis radiation oncologist Dr. Richard H. Fitzgerald. The series will educate people of all faiths on pastoral care’s importance in medicine.


October 22, 2018
8:15 am - 12:00 pm


Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital
Mall Classrooms, 1 – 3, 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr.
Charleston, SC 29414 United States
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