The Sixth Annual Servant Leadership Day will be held on Thursday, April 20, and is a celebration of Seton Hall's commitment to forming students as "servant leaders in a global society." Sponsored by the Center for Vocation and Servant Leadership and the Office of Mission & Ministry, it is made possible by the generous benefaction of Colleen and Hank D'Alessandro, Regent. Its purpose is to provide inspiration to the Center's Servant Leader Scholars and to all the University constituencies dedicated to the principles and practice of "servant leadership."
To celebrate this event, all members of the Seton Hall community are invited to a talk given by Fr. Brian Kolodiejchuk, MC, on Thursday, April 20, from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in the Chancellor's Suite. His topic is "Saint Teresa of Calcutta: Model of Servant Leadership."
Mother Teresa's life and words give new meaning to understanding servant leadership. Fr. Brian Kolodiejchuk, MC, was personally invited by Mother Teresa to become a priest in the order she founded. He is Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity Fathers, and Editor (with commentary) of Mother Teresa: Come Be My Light, (Doubleday, 2007). He was appointed Postulator of her Cause of Beatification and Canonization, and is Director of the Mother Teresa of Calcutta Center. He has served worldwide, including Moscow, Calcutta, Tijuana and Rome.
He has a PhD in Organizational Psychology from Saybrook Institute, San Francisco, as well as a MA in Philosophy from the University of Manitoba, and a MDiv in Theology from St. Joseph's Seminary, Dunwoodie.
Categories: Faith and Service