Creating Christian Community

Creating Christian Community

Leah Libresco Friday, September 21, 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Leah Libresco Sargeant will lead a workshop discussion on the sort of practical questions of Christian community-building she discusses in her book recently released book, “Building the Benedict Option:...
Religious Commitment and Academic Knowledge

Religious Commitment and Academic Knowledge

Professor Lara Buchak Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. How should someone who has religious commitments approach learning and research in the academy? When apparent conflict arises between one’s religious beliefs and academic knowledge, what should one do...
The Luxury of Freedom: Elitism and the Liberal Arts

The Luxury of Freedom: Elitism and the Liberal Arts

Professor Roosevelt Montás Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. From its inception, the project of liberal arts education has been associated with social privilege. What is the nature of that association and what are its implications for liberal education today?...
Intentional Community Living in College and Beyond

Intentional Community Living in College and Beyond

Tuesday, February 20, 6:00 p.m. Leah Libresco, author of “Arriving at Amen: Seven Catholic Prayers Even I Can Offer,” will lead the group in a discussion of their goals for thick community after college—how does each person attending want to praise God...
The Practice Turn in Studies of Religion

The Practice Turn in Studies of Religion

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Professor Robert Wuthnow, Gerhard R. Andlinger `52 Professor of Sociology and Director of Center for the Study of Religion, Princeton University Religion is commonly understood as something that people practice, whether in the presence of others...