Catholic Minds, Catholic Matters
This lecture series takes place in the Fall semester and offers public lectures and forums on various Catholic topics important to contemporary academic life.
Heretic: Pope Francis and His Critics
Thursday, March 21st, 7:00 p.m.
IC 4th Floor, LSC
As part of a week dedicated to marking the 6th anniversary of Pope Francis's election on March 13, 2013, the Hank Center is pleased to welcome Fr. James Heft, from the University of Southern California for its Spring 2019 Catholic Minds, Catholic Matters Series lecture. Expert in Catholic history, doctrine, and higher education, Fr. Heft will deliver a lecture on popular appraisals of Pope Francis.
This event is free & open to the public.
Publication Colloquium: Democracy, Culture, Catholicism & the Transnational Impact of Jesuit Higher EducationIn the fall of 2015, Fordham University Press published a collection of essays titled Democracy, Culture, Catholicism: Voices from Four Continents. Join us for a discussion of this publication, and its impact on the transnational community of Jesuit institutes of higher education.
Kerry Weber—Managing Editor of America Magazine and author of Mercy in the City: How to Feed the Hungry, Give Drink to the Thirsty, Visit the Imprisoned, and Keep Your Day Job—spoke at the Catholic Minds, Catholic Matters lecture series during the fall of 2014 on spirituality in the public square.