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A Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality Benefit Dinner
Honoring Reverend Charles H. Allen, S.J.
with the Rev. James M. Bowler Award

Per University recommendation, all scheduled alumni events through April 30 have been canceled or postponed. The Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality Benefit Dinner Honoring Reverend Charles H. Allen, S.J. will be rescheduled for a later date; please check back for a new date for this special gathering soon.

[The Rev. James M. Bowler Award was awarded to Fr. Bowler in May 2018 for a lifetime of service exemplifying the spirituality of St. Ignatius and Founder, Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality.]

Fr. Charlie Allen is a living example of a contemplative in action. His wit and wisdom have, in the Ignatian tradition, provided students, alumni and the larger community with insights reflecting God’s work in their daily lives. With humility and humor, Fr. Allen walks faithfully with Christ and forms relationships with individuals and communities who seek to find grace in their connections with God and each other. The Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality is delighted to honor Fr. Charlie Allen, SJ for his more than 40 years serving the spiritual heritage of Fairfield University with magnanimity in relationships with our alumni, neighbors in the Diocese of Bridgeport, and various organizations in the town of Fairfield and the Greater Bridgeport area.

Dinner Committee Chairs Jennifer and Peter Harding
Past Honorees Rev. James M. Bowler, SJ
The Most Rev. Frank J. Caggiano

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