The Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas is the new performance space for the Minnesota Compline Choir. Performances will be held on the first and third Sundays of each month. Their next performance is this Sunday, Oct. 4.
Pope Francis emphasized the critical role of Catholic education during his visit to the United States.
In the pope's address to Congress, he spoke about the shared values between American and Catholic values.
Pope Francis took time to reflect on the role of an ideal bishop – a position waiting to be filled in the Twin Cities.
The first American pope arrives in the United States with great expectations.
St. Thomas Vice President for Mission Father Larry Snyder weighs in on Pope Francis, what he teaches us and how he challenges us.
St. Thomas professor Katarina Schuth met Pope Francis earlier this month in Rome, where he thanked her for the hard work she does and told her to remember to get some rest.
A composition by Father Jan Michael Joncas, St. Thomas artist-in-residence and research fellow in Catholic Studies, will be played in Philadelphia with the papal Mass from Pope Francis.
The event has been planned by Rabbi Alan Shavit-Lonstein, a rabbi in residence with the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning at St. John’s and St. Thomas.
The much-discussed encyclical is expected to be released in June or July.
Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity Names Administration Building in Honor of Former Rector Father Charles Froehle
Froehle, who died Jan. 6, played a key role in the 1987 affiliation of St. Thomas and the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
Social Justice Advocate John Carr to Deliver Inaugural Lecture for Institute for Catholicism and Citizenship April 23
After serving more than 20 years with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the University of St. Thomas graduate now heads Georgetown’s Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life.
This year’s festival has the theme of “Illumination” and features five events in April.
Announced today at a national conference on Vatican II, the new institute will promote theological, interdisciplinary inquiry into economic, political and social issues.
The late Seamus Heaney is recognized as Ireland’s pre-eminent modern poet.
Theologians from 20 Universities to Gather Here March 12-14 for Conference on Vatican II’s ‘Gaudium et Spes’
The conference marks the 50th anniversary of one of Vatican II’s most important documents. All four of the conference’s keynote lectures are free and open to the public.
The reflections will be published daily throughout Lent and will be written by a cross section of the St. Thomas community – members of the Office for Mission and Campus Ministry, staff, faculty and students.
Father Froehle played a key role in the 1987 affiliation of St. Thomas and the St. Paul Seminary. Services will be held Tuesday.
Concert Commissioned by the Jay Phillips Center to be Performed Nov. 16 at Hindu Temple in Maple Grove
“Song of Wonder” is a concert of South Indian and Judeo-Spanish music.
Cardinal Turkson Cancels Visit to Nov. 5-7 Faith and Farming Symposium to Work on Vatican’s Response to Ebola Crisis
The cardinal, a native of Ghana, was called on by Pope Francis to work on the crisis. The Nov. 5-7 symposium will continue as planned and a Vatican official will deliver Turkson’s prepared remarks.
Rabbi Amy Eilberg will present the series based on her new book, From Enemy to Friend.
This week marks the one-year anniversary of Susan Stabile completing the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage through France and Spain. She explains three lessons she learned from her 790-kilometer trek.
The speaker, historian Irene Whelan, is associate professor of history and director of Irish studies at Manhattanville College.
Bradley Malkovsky teaches comparative religion at the University of Notre Dame. His talk is sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
The recital will be held in St. Mary's Chapel on the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity campus.