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Loyola University Chicago

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.

2014 Annual McCormick Chair Lecture

The distinguished German Catholic theologian Dr. Knut Wenzel, professor of fundamental theology and dogmatic theology at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt, will give this year’s annual McCormick Chair Lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 11th.

Hinduism and Catholicism: Finding God in All Things

In a two-day program sponsored by CCIH, Prof. Francis X. Clooney of Harvard University will lecture on Thursday, September 18, titled "Hinduism and Catholicism: Finding God in All Things" and participate in a student seminar on Friday the 19th.

How Pauline is the Gospel of Mark?

Dr. Clare Rothschild of Lewis University will participate in an Advanced Graduate Seminar sponsored by Prof. Edmondo Lupieri, the John Cardinal Cody Chair.

Prof. Hille Haker

Prof. Hille Haker will give a paper titled "Recognition and Misrecognition in Paul Ricoeur’s ‘Course of Recognition'" at the international conference "Paul Ricoeur: Thinker of the Margins? / À la frontière de la pensée de Paul Ricoeur".

Prof. Edmondo Lupieri

Prof. Edmondo Lupieri, the John Cardinal Cody Chair of Theology, will present a paper titled "Jesus, Jerusalem, the Temple: Traces of His Halakhic Teaching in Defense of the Temple" at the international conference La question de la «sacerdotalisation» dans le judaïsme chrétien, le judaïsme synagogal et le judaïsme rabbinique

"Hidden Behind a Veil of Blood:" God and the Violence Against Women in the Bible

Loyola Theology Department faculty Susan A. Ross and Pauline Viviano will address the topic of women and violence in the Bible in a presentation at the Siena Center of Dominican University on Thursday, September 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Liberation Theology: What Is It?

Loyola University Chicago’s Chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa, the National Honors Society for Religious Studies and Theology, is sponsoring its first program of the 2014 - 2015 academic year.

Medieval Mystics and the Mind of God

Mark McIntosh will give the first of this year's Medieval Studies Center Lecture Series.

A Preferential Option for the Earth

Profs. Michael Schuck of the Theology Department and Nancy Tuchman of the Institute for Environmental Sustainability have collaborated on an article titled "A Preferential Option for the Earth."

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