Welcome to the Theology Department

The Theology department provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for reasoned reflection on their own values, faith, and tradition, as well as on the religious forces that shape our society and world. The department’s five primary areas of research include biblical studieshistorical theology/history of christianitycomparative theologysystematic theology, and theological ethics.


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Migration Seminar: Contributions of Migrants to Development and Social Innovation in Boston

March 22

3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Yawkey Athletics Center, Murray Room

Violence, Memory, and Religion among Survivors of Clerical Sexual Abuse

April 04

5:00 PM – 6:15 PM

Devlin Hall, 008

The Fierce Urgency of Now

April 04

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Corcoran Commons, Heights Room

“Ethical Considerations at the Intersection of Psychiatry and Religion”

April 10

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Boston College Fulton Honors Library

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'A blessed week'

Canisius Professor of Theology James Keenan, S.J., director of the University's Jesuit Institute, led a contingent of Catholic Theological Ethics in the World Church members on a trip to Rome, which culminated in a private audience with Pope Francis.


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