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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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Thu Jan 22, 2015

Lecture: "Sowing Good Works to Harvest Eternal Life"

Location: 140 DeBartolo Hal

Sowing Good Works to Harvest Eternal Life: The Logic of Justification in Galatians

Nathan Eubank  is a candidate for a faculty position in New Testament  in the Department of Theology. Eubank is a Professor of Scripture at the Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans. He is the author of Wages of Cross-Bearing and Debt of Sin: The Economy of Heaven in Matthew’s Gospel (2013), as well as recent articles in Journal of Biblical Literature, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, Catholic Biblical Quarterly, Biblica, and International Journal of Systematic Theology, among others.

Wed Jan 28, 2015

Thu Jan 29, 2015

Lecture: "Against the Law: Torah Polemic in Early Christianity"

Location: 140 DeBartolo Hall

David Lincicum is a candidate for a faculty position in New Testament studies in the Department of Theology. He is Associate Professor of New Testament Studies at the University of Oxford, and G. B. Caird Fellow in Theology at Mansfield College and is the author of Paul and the Early Jewish Encounter with Deuteronomy, which received a Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise. His research focuses on the intersection of early Jewish, early Christian and New Testament studies.…

Sat May 9, 2015

Mon Jun 22, 2015

2015 Marten Program Conference: "What We Have Heard and Seen" Fostering Baptismal Witness in the World

Location: Notre Dame Conference Center

“‘What We Have Seen and Heard’: Fostering Baptismal Witness in the World”
 
A Conference in Celebration of the 50th Anniversaries of Gaudium et Spes, Apostolicam Actuositatem and Ad Gentes
 
June 22-24, 2015, at the Notre Dame Conference Center
 
Speakers will include Archbishop Joseph Tobin, Max Johnson, Zeni Fox, Ed Hahnenberg, Matt Ashley, John Cavadini, Ann Astell,Michael Downey, Wendy Wright, Tim Matovina, Paul Janowiak, Kristin Colberg, Don Cozzens, Steve Bevans, Elizabeth Groppe, Oliver Williams, Jack Jezreel Peter-John Pearson, and Anna Carter Florence.