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  • Vatican Sunset

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  • 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.

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Wed Jan 31, 2018

Stories of Grace

Location: Geddes Hall Chapel

An evening of prayer and reflection. Hear members of the Notre Dame community sharing how they have learned to see God active in their daily life.

Featured storytellers include two Notre Dame undergraduates and one faculty or staff member from campus.

All are welcome. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life.…

Fri Feb 2, 2018

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 13-18, teleconference

Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 13-18, teleconference

"Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova" is a collaborative research project involving researchers from University College London, the University of Bristol, the University of Cambridge, the University of Leeds, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, and the University of Warwick. This event will be hosted at the University of Oxford, and the discussion will take place mostly in English. Notre Dame will participate via teleconference. Breakfast provided.

The full schedule of events may be found here.

Wed Feb 28, 2018

Stories of Grace

Location: Geddes Hall Chapel

An evening of prayer and reflection. Hear members of the Notre Dame community sharing how they have learned to see God active in their daily life.

Featured storytellers include two Notre Dame undergraduates and one faculty or staff member from campus.

All are welcome. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life.…

Mon Mar 5, 2018

Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment

Location: McKenna Hall

Most Rev. Robert Barron, auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries, will deliver the keynote address at a conference called “Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment.” Registration opened September 5, 2017 for the conference sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life at the University of Notre Dame.…

Tue Mar 6, 2018

Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment

Location: McKenna Hall

Most Rev. Robert Barron, auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries, will deliver the keynote address at a conference called “Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment.” Registration opened September 5, 2017 for the conference sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life at the University of Notre Dame.…