“Experiencing Hildegard of Bingen – Medieval Nun, Doctor of the Church, Wisdom Figure for Our Time” with Prof. Avis Clendenen

SXU Religious Studies Professor Avis Clendenen will give a lecture titled “Experiencing Hildegard of Bingen – Medieval Nun, Doctor of the Church, Wisdom Figure for Our Time” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tues., Nov. 6 in the Butler Reception Room, located in Saint Xavier University’s Warde Academic Center, 3700 W. 103rd St..

Prof. Clendenen, a Hildegard scholar, will introduce this abbess, mystic, musician, theologian, church reformer, and now (as of Oct. 7) Doctor of the Church whose story offers some wisdom for present tensions between Church officials and women religious.

This event is free and open to the public.