Building Spiritual Bridges to the Community
2013-2014 Lecture Series

The Pontifical College Josephinum’s Building Spiritual Bridges to the Community lecture series offers an intellectually enriching experience for its students and faculty, and the wider community. The Josephinum welcomes you to share in this unique opportunity to hear presentations by renowned authors, theologians and philosophers from the United States and abroad.

Critical Challenges to Catholic Faith: The New Evangelization in a Secular Age

Archbishop Augustine Di Noia, OP

Vice President of the Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei

Laghi Chair Lecture

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.


Vatican II’s Turn in 1963: Toward Renewing Catholic Ecclesiology and Validating Catholic Ecumenical Engagement

Reverend Jared Wicks, SJ

Scholar in Residence

Pontifical College Josephinum

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.

Religious Liberty and the Human Good
Robert P. George, PhD
McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence
Director, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
Princeton University

Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

Some Aspects of the Power of the Word

Reverend Francis Martin, STL

Founder and President, The Word Proclaimed Institute

Professor Emeritus of New Testament, Dominican House of Studies, Washington, DC

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

Lectures are held in the Jessing Center on the Josephinum’s campus and are free of charge and open to the public. For more information, please call 614 985 2497.