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Department of Theology



Exploring Faith

Continuing a Jesuit tradition of leadership in theological research and education, Loyola offers both undergraduate and graduate coursework and degrees in Theology which can prepare you for life beyond Loyola, whatever career you choose to pursue.

News Items Concerning Prof. Hille Haker

The Theology Department is happy to announce that Prof. Haker has two new publications and also participated in a recent meeting of the European Group of Ethics with Jose Manuel Barroso, the President of the European Commission.

Making Sense of Jesus in the 21st Century

Michael Welker, Professor Emeritus and Senior Professor of Systematic Theology at the University of Heidelberg, will participate in a seminar discussion of his recent book, "God the Revealed: Christology" on Monday, April 7, from 4:15 to 6:45 p.m. in Coffey Hall - McCormick Lounge.

A Panel on Queer Theology

Loyola University Chicago’s Chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa, the National Honors Society for Religious Studies and Theology, will hold its second panel presentation this spring on the the topic of "Queer Theology" on Wednesday, March 26, in Cuneo Hall 324.

Theology and Ethics in the Midst of Ecological Concern

The 12th Annual Loyola University Chicago/Marquette Graduate Theological Colloquium was held on Saturday, February, 15 from 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the Information Commons, 4th Floor.

Is My Brain Killing My Soul?

Loyola University Chicago’s Chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa, the National Honors Society for Religious Studies and Theology, held a panel presentation on the topic "Is My Brain Killing My Soul? on Wednesday, Feb. 21, in Cuneo Hall 324.

McCormick Chair Lecture and Colloquium with Prof. Robin Lovin

Robin Lovin, Director of Research at the Center of Theological Inquiry in Princeton, New Jersey, and Cary M. Maguire University Professor of Ethics emeritus at SMU, participated in a McCormick Chair Lecture and Colloquium on Feb. 21, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in Piper Hall.

The 2013 Cody/Farrell Lecture and Colloquium

The 2013 Cody/Farrell Lecture and Colloquium was given by Dr. Mary Ann Hinsdale, IHM, Professor of Theology, Boston College, on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 4 p.m. in Coffey Hall/McCormick Lounge and on Friday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m. in Crown Center 530.

Keynote Address - 'The Art of "Chasing Ice"'

James Balog, founder of the Extreme Ice Survey, the most wide-ranging, ground-based, photographic study of glaciers ever conducted, was the keynote speaker on Thursday, Nov. 14, for a conference titled "U.S. Energy and Environment: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy."

U. S. Energy and Climate Change: Science, Ethics, and Public Policies

This major two day conference addressed the urgency of climate change and explored the validity of the scientific evidence supporting climate change, the ethics of fossil fuel extraction, energy production, and emissions, and the public policy options regarding energy in the United States. It was held on Nov. 14 and 15 in Mundelein Auditorium on Loyola's Lake Shore Campus.

Theology & Ecology Events 2013 - 2014

The Theology Department is sponsoring a series of lectures and programs this academic year on the topic of environmental sustainability with other departments and institutes throughout the university. The programs will range from a major conference co-sponsored with the Institute for Environmental Sustainability to programs featuring the Loyola Theology faculty.

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