The Earth He Has Give to the Sons of Men: Respecting the Gift of Creation
Dr. William French, Associate Professor of Theology at Loyola University, presenting the keynote address, “Religion & Science in an Age of Climate Change: All Hands on Deck” . The symposium included a morning and afternoon panel discussion by Benedictine faculty.
Dr. Rita George-Tvrtkovic,
has published Christians, Muslims, and Mary: A History
(Paulist Press, April 2018),
She is the director of Interreligious Dialogue at the University, and a former director of the Chicago Archdiocese Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs.
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Date: March 29
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Birck Hall Atrium/Tellabs Auditorium
Event Sponsor: the Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Contact: Lynn Dransoff 630-829-6250 firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule of Events:
8:00 - 8:50 Registration and Refreshments
9:00 - 11:30 Morning Panel
11:30 - 1:00 Lunch and Keynote with William French
1:15 - 3:30 Afternoon Panel
Register at www.ben.edu/faith
Date: May 10
Time: All Day
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