November 13, 2015 — November 14, 2015
Commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Second Vatican Council's Constitution on the Church in the Modern World, Gaudium et spes, the Washington Session of the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family will sponsor a conference on Nov. 13-14, 2015.
April 17, 2015
Medicine, by almost all accounts, faces an uncertain future. This symposium will discuss the profound questions surrounding the new possibilities not only for healing but also for so-called human "enhancement" by exploring the effect these have on our expectation of health and the practice of contemporary medicine.
April 16, 2015 (10:30am - 12:30pm)
Ph.D. candidate Carlos Gamundi will defend his dissertation The Nuptial and Liturgical Dimensions of the Body in the Theology of St. Paul: The Aptness of Sōma for Holiness, Love, and Worship on Thursday, April 16, at 10:30 a.m., in Room 214.
February 23, 2015 — February 26, 2015 (7:00pm - 8:30pm)
During the week of February 23, Prof. Giorgio Buccellati, Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at the University of California, Los Angeles, will present the 2015 McGivney Lectures, "The Four Republics." Starting from his fifty years' expertise as a historian and field archaeologist of Ancient Near Eastern civilizations, his series of three lectures will discuss the origins and development of human community:
February 5, 2015 (4:00pm - 5:30pm)
Philosopher Phillip Sloan of the University of Notre Dame and theologian Simon Oliver of the University of Nottingham will join Michael Hanby to discuss and debate his latest book: No God, No Science? Theology, Cosmology, Biology.
January 14, 2015 — February 4, 2015 (6:30pm - 8:30pm)
The Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family announces the Spring 2015 Continuing Education course, "Called to Love: Theology of the Body."