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Philosophy and Theology

Public Lecture Series  2012-13

In this lecture series the faculty of the Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will provide a forum for communicating and discussing their understanding of important topics within the Catholic and Franciscan Intellectual Tradition.   This lecture series is intended as a service both to the campus community of the University and to the regional community.

All lectures in this series are free and open to the public.

This year, six of the public lectures (those indicated by an asterisk *) are linked to the 50 year celebration of "Vatican II – Then and Now."

 

September 16, 2012

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

 

Speaker: Dr. Earl Kumfer

 

Earl Kumfer

 

October 14, 2012

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Speaker: Sr. Jacinta Krecek

Sr. Jacinta Krecek

 

November 11, 2012

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

* Inspiration of Scripture in Dei Verbum

Speaker: Dr. Lance Richey

Lance Richey

 

December 16, 2012

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Speaker: Dr. Adam DeVille

Adam Deville

 

January 20, 2013

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Sacrificing Truth for Comfort

Speaker: Dr. Lewis Pearson

Lewis Pearson

 John O'Malley

 

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SPECIAL EVENT

Friday, February 1, 2013

7:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

* Trent and Vatican II:

Two Anniversaries of Two Misunderstood Councils

Speaker: John O'Malley, SJ

Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

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February 17, 2013

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

 

Speaker: Dr. John Bequette

John Bequette

 

March 3, 2013

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Speaker: Sr. Anita Holzmer

Sr Anita Holizmer

 

April 7, 2013

3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Speaker: Sr. Felicity Dorsett

Sister Felicity Dorsett

Public Lecture Series  2011-12

This lecture series is intended as a service both to the campus community of the University and to the regional community. In this lecture series the faculty of the Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will provide a forum for communicating and discussing their understanding of important topics within the Catholic and Franciscan Intellectual Tradition.  

All lectures in this series are free and open to the public.

 

September 22, 2011

4:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Speaker: Dr. Adam DeVille

 

Adam Deville

 

October 8, 2011

3:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Speaker: Dr. Lewis Pearson

Lewis Pearson

 

November 3, 2011

7:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Christian Friendship

Speaker: Dr. John Bequette

John Bequette

 

November 20, 2011

3:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Speaker: Dr. Lance Richey

Lance Richey

 

January 21, 2012

3:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

St. Clare of Assisi, Another Christ

Speaker: Sr. Felicity Dorsett

Sister Felicity Dorsett

 

February 26, 2012

3:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Darksuckers and Non-Being

Speaker: Dr. Earl Kumfer

Earl Kumfer

 

March 22, 2012

7:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Speaker: Sr. Anita Holzmer

Sr Anita Holizmer

 

April 19, 2012

7:00 PM

Brookside Ballroom

 

Speaker: Sr. Jacinta Krecek

Sr. Jacinta Krecek

Public Lecture Series  2010-11

This lecture series is intended as a service both to the campus community of the University and to the regional community. In this lecture series the faculty of the Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will provide a forum for communicating and discussing their understanding of important topics within the Catholic and Franciscan Intellectual Tradition.

All lectures in this series are free and open to the public.

October 17, 2010, 3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 


Of What Use Are Philosophers?:
Addressing Age-Old Misconceptions

Speaker: Dr. Lewis Pearson

 

 Lewis Pearson

November 21, 2010, 3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Gifts from the East: Can Orthodoxy Help the
Catholic Church Overcome the Child Abuse Crisis?

Speaker: Dr. Adam DeVille

 

 Adam Deville

January 30, 2011, 3:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Saints and Sages:
Holiness in Christianity and Judaism

Speaker: Dr. John Bequette

 

 John Bequette

February 17, 2011, 7:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Reconciling Praise:
St. Francis and the Canticle of the Creatures

Speaker: Sister Anita Holzmer

 

 Sr Anita Holizmer

March 27, 2011, 3:00 PM 

Gunderson Auditorium (Achatz Hall)

 

Consciousness:
Part II

Speaker: Dr. Earl Kumfer

 

 Earl Kumfer

April 26, 2011, 7:00 PM

North Campus Auditorium

 

Seeking Happiness:
Our Call to Beatitude

Speaker: Sister Jacinta Krecek

 

 Sr. Jacinta Krecek