Franciscans, Jesuits, and a New Pope:
Medieval Lessons for Modern Reform
March 14-15, 2014
Join us as we mark Pope Francis’ first year by exploring the historical
lessons of those who worked to renew the Catholic Church.
We will give special attention to the Franciscan and Jesuit traditions that
helped to shape the composition and reception of Vatican II.
FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 7:30 P.M. | MCGINLEY CENTER
KEYNOTE ADDRESS AND BOOK SIGNING:
Vatican II: Past, Present, Future
Massimo Faggioli, University of St. Thomas.
Following the lecture Dr. Faggioli will sign copies of his book,
Vatican II: The Battle for Meaning.
SATURDAY, MARCH 15, 9:30 A.M. – 3 P .M. | O’KEEFE COMMONS
Renewing Memory: Mystical Seeds of Reform
Elizabeth Dreyer, Fairfield University. Author of Holy Power,
Holy Presence (2007) and Passionate Spirituality (2005)
Francis of Assisi and Ignatius of Loyola: Two Ways of Reforming
C. Colt Anderson, Fordham University. Author of Great
Catholic Reformers (2007)
Ecumenism and Reform
Michael A. Fahey, S.J., Fairfield University
Rose Hill Campus
Bronx, N.Y. 10458
Cost to attend:
$35 per guest
$25 for Fordham alumni and current students
Contact Jodi Hunt
Photo: Pope Francis,© www.fotografiafelici.com