Event Archive


Sep
10

At the Institute

Opening Mass

September 10, 2019 (2:00pm - 3:00pm)

The 2019-2020 Opening Mass will be celebrated in the Redemptor Hominis Church at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine on September 10, 2019, at 2:00 p.m.  Most Rev. Barry C. Knestout, Bishop of Richmond, will be the principal celebrant and homilist.

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Aug
23

At the Institute

2019-20 Orientation

August 23, 2019 (9:00am - 3:00pm)

New and returning students for the 2019-2020 academic year will gather with Institute faculty and staff for Orientation on Friday, August 23, at 9:00 a.m.

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Apr
29

At the Institute

Dissertation Defense: Erik van Versendaal

April 29, 2019 (2:00pm - 4:00pm)

Ph.D. candidate Erik van Versendaal will defend his dissertation Letting Be: Ferdinand Ulrich on Freedom as the Fruitfulness of Being on Monday, April 29 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 214. His dissertation board includes David C. Schindler (director), David L. Schindler, and Fr. Antonio Lopez, from the Institute faculty, and Adrian Walker, Visiting Associate Professor of Theology at the Catholic University of America and editor of Communio: International Catholic Review.

This event is open to the public.

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Apr
05

At the Institute

Dissertation Defense: Rachel Coleman

April 5, 2019 (3:30pm - 5:30pm)

Ph.D. candidate Rachel Coleman will defend her dissertation Matter as an Image of the Good: Ferdinand Ulrich’s Metaphysics of Creation on Friday, April 5 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 214. Her dissertation board includes David C. Schindler (director), Michael Hanby, and Fr. Antonio Lopez, from the Institute faculty, and William Desmond, Professor of Philosophy at Katholiecke Universiteit Leuven, Institute of Philosophy.

This event is open to the public.

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Jan
24

At the Institute

Dissertation Defense: Daniel Meola

January 24, 2019 (2:30pm - 5:00pm)

Ph.D. candidate Daniel Meola will defend his dissertation The Drama of Sexual Difference: A Catholic Critique of Judith Butler’s Theory of Gender as ‘Performativity’ on Thursday, January 24, at 2:30 p.m.

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Jan
16

At the Institute

Continuing Education Course: Called to Love

January 16, 2019 — April 17, 2019

This course studies John Paul II’s Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology of the Body — his “Wednesday catecheses”— through a reading of the text and a discussion of his scriptural, theological, and philosophical methodology.

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