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Seton Hall to Premiere Documentary Film 'The Calling'

9/14/2008 - 12:00 AM PST

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World Premiere: Documentary Film, "The Calling"

SOUTH ORANGES, NJ - SEPTEMBER 14, 2007 - The world premiere of the documentary film, The Calling, by filmmaker David Ranghelli, will be hosted Monday, September 17 at 6:30 P.M. in Seton Hall University's Jubilee Hall Auditorium. The film documents the challenge of founding a new religious community and the complex emotions that can accompany the discernment of a calling to religious life.

The documentary follows three Catholic missionaries who live and work in the dusty shantytowns that ring Lima, Peru. Armed only with prayer and the power of their convictions, the protagonists are determined to make a difference in an often dangerous and uncertain landscape. The film provides a rare glimpse into a way of life that is often misunderstood, but one that inevitably leads us to the essential questions of human existence: Who am I? and What do I believe?

The premiere is free and open to the public. The filmmaker, David Ranghelli, and the founder, Padre Phillip Scott, will participate in a discussion session following the film. The premiere is sponsored by Seton Hall University's Center for Vocation and Servant Leadership. Reception to follow in Jubilee Hall Atrium

For more information about The Calling visit our websites: ; and


Seton Hall University  NJ,  US
Jen  O'sheal - Director, Special Events, 973 378-2662




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