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  • Dr. Tom Dickens
    Director, Franciscan Center for Catholic Studies

    Professor and Chair,
    Religous Studies Department

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Archbishop Harry J. Flynn
Fr. Kenneth R. Himes, OFM, Ph.D.
Diana L. Hayes, Ph.D., J.D., S.T.D.
Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl
Tuesday, October 29
"The Good That Business Does"
Dr. Robert G. Kennedy
November 10, 2010:
"The Life and Legacy of Sr. Thea Bowman"
Sr. Charlene Smith
April 15, 2010
"From Just War and Pacifism to Peacebuilding"
Lisa Sowle Cahill, Boston College
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 pm, Sarazen 243
"Hope Against Hope: The Ethics of Social Reconciliation"
William R. O'Neill, SJ, Graduate Theological Union
Thursday, March 27, 2008
"Evolution and Faith: What is at Stake?"
John Haught, Georgetown University
Thursday April 12, 2007
"Catholics and Civil Rights"
Dr. Paul Murray and James Owens
March 29, 2007
"Reflecting on America as a Single Entity: US Latinos and the Future of American Catholicism"
Roberto S. Goizueta, Boston College
Thursday April 6, 2006
"Rethinking Poverty: Assets, Poverty, and Catholic Social Thought"
Dr. James P. Bailey
April 20, 2006

"Ballots, Believers, and Bishops: New Questions about Catholicism and Public Life"
Peter Steinfels, Fordham University
Thursday April 28, 2005