News and Updates: Fr. Timothy Radcliffe, OP to visit Fordham University

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Fr. Timothy Radcliffe, OP to visit Fordham University


On 12-13 February 2013, Timothy Radcliffe, OP, will be visiting Fordham. Fr. Radcliffe is a major figure in global Christianity and the former Master of the entire Dominican order. (His wiki page is here.) He is a warm-hearted, creative thinker who has focused on reconciling divisions within Catholicism and on putting the Catholic tradition and the world into substantial dialogue. His bestselling and award-winning book, _What is the Point of Being a Christian?_, has been lauded as a thoughtful, learned, hopeful, and accessible case for the meaning and importance of Christian life in the contemporary world.

Fr. Radcliffe will be with us for three events(visit this blog or www.fordham.edu/gre for full details in January 2013):
** Lecture: Tuesday 12 February 5:00pm, Tognino Hall, Rose Hill Campus(Bronx) of Fordham University: "How Can Christianity Touch the Imagination of Our Contemporaries?"

** Faculty/Grad Student Seminar: Graduate School of Religion / Theology Department / Curran Center faculty+graduate student seminar, Wednesday 13 February, 3:00-4:15, Keating 124: "Where Do Theologians Belong in the Church: The Center or the Edges?"

** Undergraduate Conversation: All undergraduates are welcome to a conversation with Fr. Radcliffe, Wednesday 13 February, 1:30-2:30, Keating 124

Fr. Radcliffe's visit is co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education, the Department of Theology, and the Curran Center for American Catholic Studies.


http://www.op.org/en/content/spirituality-today-suffering-and-healing

http://www.icatholic.ie/videos/iec-2012-timothy-radcliffe-op/


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