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BenTalks – The Courage to Act

Goodwin Hall Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL

Topic: BenTalks - The Courage to Act Time: Wed Sep 28, 2022 12:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://benu.zoom.us/j/84907257020?pwd=VUpJckd4ZVB1N1d4QWUrVzJkYk82QT09 Meeting ID: 849 0725 7020 Passcode: 883848 One tap mobile +13092053325,,84907257020#,,,,*883848# US +13126266799,,84907257020#,,,,*883848# US (Chicago)   Martha Hennessy became one of seven Catholic pacifists who broke into a U.S. Naval Base in 2018 […]

“My Journey to Catholic Radicalism” – Martha Hennessy

Goodwin Hall Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL

Join us for this event: In-Person - Goodwin Hall, Room 321 OR via ZOOM This event is free and open to the public Register HERE   <<< Please click on the flier for information   Please check out our Library’s excellent Research Guide on Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker Movement.

Conversatio – Sarah Augustine, M.A.

Online/Virtual Event

Sarah Augustine, M.A. Pueblo (Tewa) writer and organizer Author of The Land is Not Empty: Following Jesus in Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery The Center for Benedictine Values presents a Conversatio series exploring the Doctrine of Discovery, the cluster of papal proclamations from the 15th century that fueled European Christian conquest of Native American lands, cultures, and peoples. […]

Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought Lecture – Dr. Vincent Lloyd

Lisle Campus Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL

“Responding to Abuse: Lessons from the Enslaved” Dr. Vincent Lloyd is Professor and Director of the Center for Political Theology at Villanova University. His work explores the connections between religion, race, and political thought. He is the author or editor of twelve books, including Black Dignity: The Struggle Against Domination (2022), Black Natural Law (2016), and the co-edited Anti-Blackness and […]

21st Annual Joliet Diocesan Higher Education Convocation

Lewis University One University Parkway, Romeoville, IL

All Lisle campus faculty and staff are encouraged to attend the annual Joliet Diocesan Higher Education Convocation: Oct. 13, 4:00-5:15 pm CT, Lewis University. This will be the first in-person Convocation since 2019 and the first-ever in-person Higher Ed Convocation for Bishop Hicks. The event is sponsored by the Diocese of Joliet and organized by […]

Conversatio – Jennifer Niemi, M.Ed.

Online/Virtual Event

Jennifer Niemi, M.Ed. Anishinaabe, Gaa-Waabaabiganikaag scholar Director of Native Studies College of Saint Scholastica The Center for Benedictine Values presents a Conversatio series exploring the Doctrine of Discovery, the cluster of papal proclamations from the 15th century that fueled European Christian conquest of Native American lands, cultures, and peoples. Numerous churches and denominations have renounced the Doctrine. Indigenous […]