Past Events

Below is a listing of the five most recent events sponsored by the center.  To see earlier events, please explore the archives:

Conversations in Feminism, Law, and Religion

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Rev. Elizabeth Eaton, presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, will deliver the keynote address for this groundbreaking two-day conference that continues a conversation begun by feminist legal scholars and theologians and marked by the recent publication of Feminism, Law, and Religion (Ashgate Press 2013, Failinger, Schiltz and Stabile, eds.) about the role that theology and religious law from diverse religions can play in the construction and critique of just law throughout the world. The Jay Phillips Center is cosponsoring this event in collaboration with the University of St. Thomas College of Arts and Sciences, School of Law, LuAnn Dummer Center for Women, Muslim-Christian Dialogue Center, Siena Symposium for Women, Family, and Culture, and the Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy.

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Religious Understandings of Hospice and Palliative Care

Monday, March 10, 2014

An Interfaith Conversation on End-of-Life Care

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Seeker of Truth

Saturday, March 1, 2014

An evening of Sufi, Hebrew, and Christian Devotional music, poetry, and stories by the Yuval Ron Ensemble

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Religion in Prison

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Film screening of "If I Give My Soul" and interfaith conversation with Andrew Johnson and local prison chaplains

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In Quest of the Jewish Mary: The Mother of Jesus in History, Theology, and Spirituality

Monday, February 10, 2014

Lecture by Sister M. Christine Athans, BVM, Ph.D.

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