Spring 2018 Events

Boisi event

Bible Nation: Hobby Lobby, Scripture, and the Making of America

The Inaugural Wolfe Lecture on Religion and American Politics

Candida Moss
University of Birmingham (UK)

February 7, 2018


Boisi event

Religion, Spirituality, and Compassionate Healthcare: A Conversation with Dr. Ronald Lacro

Ronald Lacro, M.D., Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic, Boston Children's Hospital

February 13, 2018



Robert Orsi

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

Robert Orsi
Northwestern University

April 4, 2018


U.S. Capitol

Truth and Lies in a Polarized Time

E.J. Dionne
Brookings Institution, The Washington Post

April 5, 2018



Catholic Afterlives: What Identities and Practices Persist When Catholics Leave the Church?

Lisa Sowle Cahill, Boston College

Massimo Faggioli, Villanova University

Rev. J. Bryan Hehir, Harvard University 

Nancy Pineda-Madrid, Boston College

April 26, 2018