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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.

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Sat May 27, 2017

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival: "A Song in the Wilderness"

Location: Philbin Studio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival presents A Song in the Wilderness, written by Larry Gard. It is a 45 minute long one-woman show that offers a dramatic exploration of the life and experiences of Gene Stratton-Porter. Born in 1863, Mrs. Stratton-Porter was an accomplished writer of fiction and non-fiction. She was also a celebrated nature photographer, and an early naturalist. At the height of her writing career, she sold 5,000 books per day and was the first American author to be translated into a foreign language. It is estimated that, during her lifetime, she had over 50 million readers. She was also one of the first women to form a movie production studio. A Song in the Wilderness

Sun May 28, 2017

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival: "A Song in the Wilderness"

Location: Philbin Studio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival presents A Song in the Wilderness, written by Larry Gard. It is a 45 minute long one-woman show that offers a dramatic exploration of the life and experiences of Gene Stratton-Porter. Born in 1863, Mrs. Stratton-Porter was an accomplished writer of fiction and non-fiction. She was also a celebrated nature photographer, and an early naturalist. At the height of her writing career, she sold 5,000 books per day and was the first American author to be translated into a foreign language. It is estimated that, during her lifetime, she had over 50 million readers. She was also one of the first women to form a movie production studio. A Song in the Wilderness

Thu Jun 1, 2017

Mon Jun 5, 2017

Opening Keynote for International Conference: North Atlantic Catholic Communities in Rome, 1622–1939

Location: Walsh Aula, Rome Global Gateway

Rgg Exterior

"Brokers, Fixers, and Traffickers across Three Empires: the Niche Activities of the Irish Clerical Diaspora, 1550–1815"

Thomas O'Connor of the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, will deliver this keynote address for the Cushwa Center's international conference, North Atlantic Catholic Communities in Rome, 1622–1939, scheduled for 5–7 June 2017.

Thu Jun 15, 2017

3rd Thursdays @ the Snite

Location: Snite Museum of Art

Lucas Kadish Trio brings an intrepid approach to Kadish’s original music along with familiar jazz repertoire.

Join us for a jazz concert series in the Mary Loretto & Terrence J. Dillon Courtyard at the Snite Museum of Art.  Bring your own blanket or lawn chair.  We’ll provide fresh popcorn, a cash bar, the atmosphere, and some amazing jazz.  Picnicking encouraged.  Pre-order an Au Bon Pain boxed dinner by calling the Friends Office at (574) 631-5516 by the Tuesday before each month’s performance.…