News and Events
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
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
"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"