Upcoming Events

Fri Sep 26, 2014

Lecture: "Seeing into the Middle of Things: On Being a Catholic Writer"

Location: Geddes Hall Auditorium

“Seeing into the Middle of Things: On Being a Catholic Writer” will be presented by Ron Hanson, the Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J., Professor in Arts and Humanities at Santa Clara University.

Hansen is the author of author of eight novels, including A Wild Surge of Guilty Passion, Exiles, and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Sat Sep 27, 2014

Seminar in American Religion: Sister Thorn and Catholic Mysticism in Modern America

Location: Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

Seminar in American Religion: Sister Thorn and Catholic Mysticism in Modern America

Paula M. Kane, associate professor and John and Lucine O’Brien Marous Chair of Contemporary Catholic Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, will discuss her book, Sister Thorn and Catholic Mysticism in Modern America

Wed Oct 1, 2014

Vespers: Evening Prayer for the Notre Dame Community

Location: Chapel of Our Lady of Mercy, Geddes Hall (1st floor)

Vespers: Evening Prayer for the Notre Dame Community
The Notre Dame Center for Liturgy hosts its monthly Vespers gathering on Tuesday, October 1. This 30-minute prayer service includes psalm singing, Scripture, and a reflection from Dr. Katie Cavadini, Assistant Chair and Director, M.A. Program in the Department of Theology. Please join us.…

Sat Oct 4, 2014

Saturdays with the Saints: A Family of Saints: Thérèse of Lisieux and her parents, as encountered by Dorothy Day

Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

“Thank God for the saints whose feast days come around and remind us that we too are called to be saints.” (Dorothy Day)

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series presented by the Institute for Church Life. Lectures take place on home football Saturdays.

October 4 | A Family of Saints: Thérèse of Lisieux and her parents, as encountered by Dorothy Day

Tue Oct 7, 2014

Reflections on a Shared Pilgrimage Through Uganda and Rwanda

Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Last summer (July 28-August 11, 2014), Fr. Emmanuel Katongole led a group of Notre Dame faculty, staff and students on a "Pilgrimage of Pain and Hope" through Uganda and Rwanda.

The pilgrimage included visits to places of historical significance (the source of the Nile, Genocide memorials); religious shrines (Uganda Martyrs, Kibeho Marian Shrine); cultural destinations (Queen Elizabeth National Game Park, Ndele cultural center); and meetings with leaders at Holy Cross missions in Uganda, St. Jude's farm, and others involved in peace and justice work in Uganda and Rwanda.…

Rosary for Life

Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Fr. William Lies, C.S.C., Vice President for Mission Engagement and Church Affairs, will lead the Notre Dame community in the Rosary for Life. Join Fr. Lies to contemplate with Mary the mystery of God's love made flesh in Christ and to pray that we may encounter the fragile and vulnerable in our midst with greater tenderness.…

Wed Oct 8, 2014

Human Dignity Lecture: Prison Reform: Problematic Necessity

Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Martin F. Horn, Distinguished Lecturer in Corrections at John Jay College and the Executive Director of the New York State Sentencing Commission, is the speaker for the fourth annual Human Dignity Lecture. Mr. Horn will provide insight into the nature and necessity of prison reform, as well as its challenges. This event is sponsored by the Office of Human Dignity & Life Initiatives

Sat Oct 11, 2014

Saturdays with the Saints: Saints as Popes: The Canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II

Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

“Thank God for the saints whose feast days come around and remind us that we too are called to be saints.” (Dorothy Day)

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series presented by the Institute for Church Life. Lectures take place on home football Saturdays.

October 11 | Saints as Popes: The Canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II  

Saturday Scholars Series: “Evolution, Humans, and Other Animals: Theology and Anthropology in Dialogue”

Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

“Evolution, Humans, and Other Animals: Theology and Anthropology in Dialogue”
Presented by Celia Deane-Drummond, Professor, Department of Theology

In the Saturday Scholars lecture series, you are invited to experience an intimate discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty speakers on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A are presented on “home game” Saturdays, this one occurring before the Notre Dame vs. North Carolina game.…

Tue Oct 14, 2014

Pedagogy of Light: Fr. Sorin’s Saints in the Stained Glass Windows of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

Pedagogy of Light: Fr. Sorin’s Saints in the Stained Glass Windows of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart

As part of the celebrations of the bicentennial of the birth of Fr. Sorin, John C. Cavadini, McGrath-Cavadini Director, Institute for Church Life, will give a presentation on the pedagogy of Fr. Sorin as seen in the stained glass windows of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Tue Nov 4, 2014

Vespers: Evening Prayer for the Notre Dame Community

Location: Chapel of Our Lady of Mercy, Geddes Hall (1st floor)

The Notre Dame Center for Liturgy hosts its monthly Vespers gathering on Tuesday, November 4. This 30-minute prayer service includes psalm singing, Scripture, and a reflection from Dr. Leonard DeLorenzo, Director of Notre Dame Vision at the Institute for Church Life. Please join us.

Tuesday, November 4, 5:15pm…

Sat Nov 15, 2014

Saturdays with the Saints: The Holy Family: Images in Art

Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

“Thank God for the saints whose feast days come around and remind us that we too are called to be saints.” (Dorothy Day)

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series presented by the Institute for Church Life. Lectures take place on home football Saturdays.

November 15 | The Holy Family: Images in Art
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