2015 Summer Seminars in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition
The Lumen Christi Institute is pleased to announce the 2015 Summer Seminars in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition. Now in its seventh year, these seminars are open to Ph.D. students in the humanities, social sciences, and other relevant areas of study. … Continue reading
Theology and Evolutionary Naturalism: How Much Can Biology Explain?
Thursday, February 19, 4:30pm BSLC 001, 924 East 57th Street John Haught (Georgetown University) REGISTER HERE Many scientists and philosophers claim that a Darwinian understanding of life has rendered the idea of God unnecessary. Descent, diversity, design, death, suffering, sex, … Continue reading
Science, Faith, and the New Atheism
Thursday, February 19, 11:30-1:30pm University Club of Chicago 76 East Monroe Street John Haught (Georgetown University) REGISTER HERE Advanced registration is required. $50 General/ $15 Students. The bestselling books by the “New Atheists” Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett and … Continue reading
Cardinal George’s Legacy
Saw the Importance of the Intellectual Apostolate for the Task of Evangelization For the past seventeen years, Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I., Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago, devoted himself to guiding the nation’s third largest diocese (the Archdiocese of Chicago has 2.2 … Continue reading