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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Images of the Magdalene: A Natural History

July 20

12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

St. Ignatius Church, and Corcoran Commons, Heights Room

Truth and Lies in a Polarized Time

April 05

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Cushing Hall, 001

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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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