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Spring 2017 Events

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Annual DeLubac lecture featuring Rowan Williams


Center for Global Citizenship Auditorium

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Annual Cleary lecture featuring Fr. Tim Kesicki


Saint Louis University Museum of Art (SLUMA)


Annual Danforth lecture featuring Dr. Dale B. Martin

Fall 2016 Events

September 27, 2016

58th Bellarmine Lecture

Feature: Dr. Bernard McGinn

"Teresa of Avila: The Contemplative in Action"

Spring 2016 Events

March 3, 2016

Feature: Kallistos Ware, Metropolitan of Diokleia

"In the Image and Likeness of God: The Human Person in Orthodox Spirituality"

February 16, 2016

20th Annual DeLubac Lecture

Feature: Dr. Willie James Jennings

"Creating a Space of Hope: Challenging the Geographies of Race"

Fall 2015 Events

October 13, 2015

57th Bellarmine Lecture

Feature: Dr. Paula Fredriksen

"How Jewish Was God? God's Ethnicity According to Early Christians" 

 October 27, 2015

2nd Annual Danforth Lecture

Feature: Professor Hans Boersma

"Reading Up or Reading Down? Hospitable Reading in the Early Church"

December 8, 2015

6th Annual Newman Convocation

Feature: Fr. Komonchak

"Celebrating the Achievements of the

Second Vatican Council"

Summer 2015 Events

July 8-12, 2015

25th Annual Colloquium on Violence & Religion

Host: Grant Kaplan, PhD

"The One by Whom Scandal Has Come: Critically Engaging the Girardian Corpus"

Keynote and Plenary Speakers:

Shawn M. Copeland, James Allison, Peter Thiel, Patrice Rankine, Stephen McKenna, Stefan Bradley, Sol Neely, David Bentley Hart, Brian Robinette, Nicholas Wandinger, James Williams, Martha Reineke, and Gil Bailie.

Fall 2014 Events

October 15, 2014

5th Annual Newman Convocation

Feature: Daniel Finucane, PhD

"Lumen Gentium: The Dogmatic Constitution of the Church"

October 28, 2014

56th Bellarmine Lecture

Feature: Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J.

"Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears? Creation and the God of Love"

Fall 2013 Events

November 5, 2013

4th Annual Newman Convocation

Feature: Archbishop Robert J. Carlson, D.D.

"The Influence of Dei Verbum"

November 7, 2013

55th Bellarmine Lecture

Miguel Díaz, PhD

"On Being Human:
God, Diplomacy, and the Common Good"

Spring 2013 Events

March 20, 2013

19th Annual DeLubac Lecture

Peter Nockles, PhD
"The Oxonian Idea of a University:
John Henry Newman's Formative Experience"


Fall 2012 Events


October 11, 2012

3rd Annual Newman Convocation

Opening the Council: Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy
Telling the Story

Presider: Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson (Archbishop of Saint Louis)
Keynote: Catherine Vincie, RSHM (Aquinas Institute of Theology)

November 29, 2012

Annual Bellarmine Lecture

Feature: Linda Hogan, PhD

"Overcoming the Logic of Violence: A Christian Perspective"

Fall 2010 Events

October 4, 2010

1st Annual Newman Convocation

Feature: Kenneth L. Parker, PhD

"Cor ad Cor Loquitur: Heart Speaks to Heart"