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Notre Dame Professor Fr. Daniel Groody Discusses Theology, Migration Nov. 2

Notre Dame Professor Fr. Daniel Groody Discusses Theology, Migration Nov. 2

Posted on October 28, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Father Daniel Groody, associate professor of theology and global affairs at Notre Dame University, will discuss “Passing Over: Migration, Theology and the Eucharist” at Gonzaga University’s Flannery Lecture at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The event is free and open to all.

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Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Posted on June 21, 2017

TEL AVIV, Israel – Ten Gonzaga University students have just concluded four weeks of travel throughout Israel and the Palestinian territories studying religion and journalism led by faculty members Elizabeth Goldstein, associate professor of religious studies, and Tracy Simmons, journalism lecturer.

Gonzaga Religious Studies Lecture Jan. 30 by Jonathan Brown Addresses Islam, Interreligious Dialogue

Gonzaga Religious Studies Lecture Jan. 30 by Jonathan Brown Addresses Islam, Interreligious Dialogue

Posted on January 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Jonathan Brown, the Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, will discuss, “Why Shouldn’t I Think There’s a Problem with Islam?” in a free, public lecture at 5 p.m., Monday, Jan. 30 at Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center Ballroom.

‘To Be One in Christ’ Earns Book of Year

‘To Be One in Christ’ Earns Book of Year

Posted on May 18, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Association of Catholic Publishers has named “To Be One in Christ: Intercultural Formation and Ministry,” Liturgical Press, edited by Fernando Ortiz, Gonzaga University’s director of counseling, and Father Gerard J. McGlone, S.J., director of counseling at the Pontifical North American College in Rome, its 2016 “Book of the Year.”

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Georgetown’s Haught Discusses Pope Francis’ Ecological Vision March 2 at Flannery Lecture

Georgetown’s Haught Discusses Pope Francis’ Ecological Vision March 2 at Flannery Lecture

Posted on February 10, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – John F. Haught, Ph.D., a distinguished research professor in Georgetown University’s theology department, will discuss “Science, Theology and Pope Francis’ Ecological Vision,” in Gonzaga University’s Flannery Lecture at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 2 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. The event is free and open to the public.

Lecture Jan. 21 Explores Debate among Muslims over Islamic State Group

Lecture Jan. 21 Explores Debate among Muslims over Islamic State Group

Posted on January 11, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will present a lecture by Florida State University Professor John Kelsay titled, “The Debate over the Islamic State Group: Muslim Perspectives on Religion and Politics” at 5 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 21 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium. The event, which is free and open to the public, is intended for a general audience.

Lilly Grant Starts Theology Institute

Lilly Grant Starts Theology Institute

Posted on December 16, 2015

A $294,415 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. will establish the Gonzaga University Theology Institute for High School Youth, which is expected to start in summer 2016 with up to 48 students entering the 11th and 12th grades.

Lilly Endowment Grant to Encourage High Schoolers to Explore Theology

Lilly Endowment Grant to Encourage High Schoolers to Explore Theology

Posted on December 11, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – A $294,415 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. will establish the Gonzaga University Theology Institute for High School Youth. The grant is part of Lilly Endowment’s High School Youth Theology Institutes initiative, which seeks to encourage young people to explore theological traditions, ask questions about the moral dimensions of contemporary issues and examine how their faith calls them to lives of service.