• 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.



Mon Jan 16, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Prayer Service

Location: Main Building

In 2017, MLK Day falls on Monday, January 16, the day before the official start of the 2017 Spring Semester. We will mark January 16 with a candlelit prayer service in the Main Building at 11:00 p.m. to which all are invited. Given that it will be busy week for everyone as we begin a new semester, we are designating the week of January 22 as Walk the Walk Week.…

Tue Jan 17, 2017

First Class Day


First day of classes for the second semester!!

Originally published at al.nd.edu.…

Mon Jan 23, 2017

Walk the Walk Week Luncheon

Location: Joyce Center

Kicking off the week will be a campus-wide MLK Celebration Luncheon and program in the University’s Joyce Center from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, January 23, to which students, faculty and staff are invited. This is a free but ticketed event; more information can be found below about the luncheon.

Members of the Notre Dame community who are not able to attend the campus-wide luncheon are invited, as they were last year, to gather with friends and colleagues for lunch in the dining halls to continue the day’s conversations. There is no charge for lunch upon presentation of a Notre Dame ID.…

Thu Mar 30, 2017

Symposium on the Qurʾan and Catholic Theology

Location: McKenna Hall, Room 100-104

Click here for Full Schedule and Registration

Quran Seminar 3

  • Mehdi Azaiez, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
  • Enno Dango, University of Notre Dame 
  • Mun’im Sirry, University of Notre Dame
  • Mourad Takawi, University of Notre Dame
  • Deborah Tor, University of Notre Dame
  • Lailatul Fitriyah, University of Notre Dame
  • Marcin Grodzki, University of Warsaw
  • Anna Moreland, Villanova University 
  • Gabriel Said Reynolds, University of Notre Dame 
  • Hussein Abdulsater, University of Notre Dame