Edith Stein Lecture Series

 

Edith Stein: from an original painting by Marie-Celeste Fadden, OCD, used with permission

Edith Stein: from an original painting by Marie-Celeste Fadden, OCD, used with permission

Immaculata University proudly presents its annual Edith Stein Lecture Series on Wednesday, October 8, at 7:00 p.m., in the Great Hall.  This year’s theme is The Holiness and Prudential Wisdom of Pope St. John XXIII presented by Reverend Dennis J. Billy, C.SS.R., the John Cardinal Krol chair of Moral Theology at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.

Father Billy joined the faculty of the Seminary in 2008.  He specializes in the history of moral theology and Christian spirituality, and teaches courses in fundamental moral theology, virtue ethics, religious freedoms, and the relationship between spirituality and moral theology. As a frequently published author, Father’s recent works include Tending the Mustard Seed, Contemplative Ethics, The Beauty of the Eucharist, Encounter the Cross, and C.S. Lewis on the Fullness of Life.

The Edith Stein Lecture Series is an annual event in the spirit of Edith Stein, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, OCD, celebrating the dialogue between faith and reason.  The event, sponsored by the Philosophy and Theology departments of Immaculata University, is free and open to the public. Advanced registration is recommended. Please RSVP to 610-647-4400, ext. 3438 or email bgirafalco@immaculata.edu.

Immaculata University is a Catholic, coeducational institution of higher learning, located on the Main Line between Malvern and Exton, 20 miles west of Philadelphia.

 

T:News Releases 2014-2015\#24 Edith Stein Lecture Series
9/11/2014

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