Loyola University Chicago

Residence Life

Service & Faith LC

The Service and Faith Learning Community is home to students who are passionate about exploring the integration of faith and justice through service.  Inspired by Jesuit tradition, members of the Service and Faith LC will strive to become Persons for Others through intellectual inquiry and engaging in the broader community.
Staff Partner 
Megan Barry, Director - Community Service & Action
Academic Advisor
Katrina Weizer
Activities and Programs 
Explore Explore the value of service in your own faith tradition, Jesuit traditions, and as an important value across faith traditions. 
Engage Serve at the St. Thomas of Canterbury Soup Kitchen, tour neighborhoods, visit the National Museum of Mexican Art. Take part in community activities ranging from weekend brunches to reflective immersion experiences off campus.
Required Courses Fall 2017 (2 courses)
Section 21 or 43
THEO100 - Intro to Christian Theology - Section 11 - Class 3939
T/TH 10:00AM-11:15AM (Dr. Lauren O'Connell)
Required Course for Spring 2018
Spring Learning Community courses will be announced before spring registration.

Course Descriptions

THEO100 is an introduction to reflection on and analysis of the Christian theological tradition. Students will understand how Christian theology interprets the human situation from the perspective of faith, various challenges to theology in the contemporary world, and will focus on one or more current theological issues. The class will also visit the worship and service activities of a range of local congregations. CORE Theological and Religious Studies Tier I