Six current undergraduate students are asked to reflect on their academic courses and to answer the question: “Why is a Catholic Studies degree ‘More Than a Minor Advantage?’”
The Benedict XVI Institute was a joint project of the Center for Catholic Studies and Caritas in Veritate International
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, joined 600 guests of the Center for Catholic Studies on Oct. 26 at the University of St. Thomas to celebrate 20 years of Catholic Studies at the university.
Gino Lambo and Father Ryan Lewis are two of Catholic Studies’ class of 1995 – the program’s first graduating class. Both men reflect here on how Catholic Studies deepened their faith and influenced their lives and work.
Speakers are Dr. David Andow from the University of Minnesota and Dr. Christopher Thompson from the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
Dolan was honored at the Center for Catholic Studies' 20th anniversary gala Oct. 26.
Murphy was a trustee emeritus and served on the St. Thomas Board of Trustees for 20 years.
The Thursday, Nov. 14, panel discussion is free and all are welcome.
The program celebrates 25 years of performances on the celebrated organ. Titled “Kney Sayers,” the program can be heard locally on Sunday morning, Nov. 10.
All are welcome to attend this lecture sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning, the Center for Catholic Studies and the archdiocese.
White Collar Crime Prosecutors to Debate Wall Street, the Financial Crisis and Prosecutorial Underreach
The Nov. 15 program is part of the Hot Topics: Cool Talk debate series hosted by the Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law and Public Policy.
Dr. Scott Alexander will examine issues raised in Atlantic Monthly’s much-discussed “Which Religion Will Win?” issue.
He is an assistant professor of sacramental theology and director of worship at the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
Gavrilyuk, successor to Thomas Sullivan, discusses his role as a university collaborator and bridge-builder, and his journey from a solid-state physics student in Moscow to an internationally respected theologian at St. Thomas.
Feed My Starving Children's CEO Mark Crea '78 is fueled by faith.
Jessica Smith '07 recently traveled to one of the largest slums in Africa where she found a resiliently faithful culture that relies upon God to provide the very basic essentials.
The four professors will discuss their recent visit to Al Mustafa University for a Muslim-Christian dialogue conference.
People of all faiths are welcome to attend this service to ask God’s blessings on the new school year at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 26, Schulze Grand Atrium, School of Law.
The rabbi and Muslim judge also will speak at Hamline University and Mount Zion Temple. The programs are sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
Iconographer Nicholas Markell ’84 "wrote" Holy Thomas - Angelic Doctor over a six-month period. The icon – which stands almost 5 and a half feet tall and nearly 4 feet wide – was presented to Campus Ministry on Sunday at the Opening Mass.
Many of the 58 works on display through Jan. 4 are from a private collection donated to the university by its former president, Father Dennis Dease.
The true Catholic novelist, Flannery O'Connor suggests, is meant to see with stereoscopic vision: both the eyes of the Church and the artist are necessary to produce something distinctively Catholic and distinctively worth looking at.
Caritas Veritate is a confederation of Catholic charitable institutions dedicated to recruiting, forming, mobilizing and engaging young volunteers in the spirit of Pope Benedict's encyclical Deus Caritas Est.
In the age of distance learning and virtual classrooms, Catholic Studies boasts a vibrant community.
Seventy-nine marble steps are a very small price to pay for the privilege of calling Rome our family’s home for a remarkable semester.