• Statue of Jesus on Notre Dame campus

  • Vatican Sunset

  • Closeup of a manuscript

  • Duncan Hall chapel

The Department of Theology is the heart of Notre Dame’s education in faith and reason. Guided by the ideal of “faith seeking understanding,” the faculty engage in critical reflection in six areas: moral theology, world religions and world church, history of Christianity, liturgy, biblical studies, and systematic theology.



Fri Sep 22, 2017

Sat Sep 23, 2017

Streaming of Beatification of Fr. Stanley Rother

Location: Andrews Auditorium, Lower Level Geddes Hall

The Beatification of Fr. Stanley Rother, the first martyr born in the United States, will air live in the Andrews Auditorium on the lower level of Geddes Hall on Saturday, September 23 at 10:00 am. Fr. Bob Pelton, C.S.C. will deliver opening remarks to introduce the beatification and Fr. Stanley’s cause.…

Sun Sep 24, 2017

St. John's Bible Concert

Location: Leighton Concert Hall

2:00 PM – Sunday, September 24, 2017

Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame

This multi-disciplinary performance will provide audiences with a sustained meditation on the Incarnation of the Word of God through a combination of live music, dance, Scripture, and the illuminations of The Saint John’s Bible. Volumes of the St. John’s Bible will be on display for viewing in the concourse. Tickets available through the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life at the University of Notre Dame.…

Wed Sep 27, 2017

Stories of Grace

Location: Geddes Hall Chapel

Join in an evening of prayer and reflection featuring members of the Notre Dame community sharing stories of God’s ability to transform everyday life through grace.

Featured storytellers include Lacey Silvestri (‘18, Welsh Family Hall), Anthony Caputo (’18, Dillon Hall) and Mike Urbaniak (Asst. Director, Campus Ministry).…

Fri Sep 29, 2017

Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Flashmob

Location: various locations around campus

Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Flashmob

Friday September 29 from 2-5pm at various locations around campus

Please join Italian Studies at Notre Dame for an afternoon of recitations of excerpts from Dante's Commedia performed around campus, followed by a lecture by Theodore Cachey (Notre Dame), Christian Moevs (Notre Dame) and Anne Leone (Notre Dame), and a reception in Carey Auditorium.

Please feel free to view the video of lthe inaugural Dante Now! performance, and to read an article published in the Observer on September 26, 2013 about the event.