SXU to host lecture by foremost scholar on Sisters of Mercy founder Catherine McAuley

Saint Xavier University will host Sister Mary Sullivan, RSM, Ph.D., for a lecture titled “Mercifulness Today: Catherine McAuley’s Vision” at 6:30 p.m. on Thurs., Dec. 1 as part of the University’s Catholic Colloquium series. This event is free and open to the public and will be held in the Butler Reception Room, located in the…

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SXU presents the third installment of 2009-10 Catholic Colloquium Lecture Series with Patrick McCormick, S.T.D.

Author and Gonzaga University Religious studies Professor Patrick McCormick, S.T.D., will deliver a lecture titled “Bone of My Bone and Flesh of My Flesh: Uncovering the Beauty of the Stranger” at 6:30 p.m. Tues., Nov. 17 in the Warde Academic Center’s Butler Reception Room at Saint Xavier University’s Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd St. The…

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Bishop Robert F. Morneau delivers successful Catholic Colloquium lecture at SXU

Bishop Robert F. Morneau, author, poet, and popular speaker on spirituality spoke yesterday on “Hungers of the Human Heart: A Catholic Poetic Perspective” at Saint Xavier University’s first lecture of the 2009-10 Catholic Colloquium series at the Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd St. Drawing on the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins, Jessica Powers and others,…

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SXU’s 2009-10 Catholic Colloquium lecture series continues with Mary Catherine Hilkert, O.P., Ph.D

Theologian and Notre Dame University professor Mary Catherine Hilkert, O.P., Ph.D, will discuss “The Human Vocation and the Catholic University: Revisiting Gaudium et spes,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 in the Butler Reception Room, located in the Warde Academic Center at Saint Xavier University’s Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd St. Hilkert’s lecture, the second…