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In this essay, the first in a discussion series hosted by The Immanent Frame, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd and Winnifred Fallers Sullivan (also the series' co-editors) explore theologies of American exceptionalism as they impact American policies of religion, which often coincide with questions of religious tolerance and religious freedom. On November 2, David Decosimo will discuss the genealogy of understandings of relgious freedom in his luncheon lecture at the Boisi Center.
Spring 2018 Events
Bible Nation: Hobby Lobby, Scripture, and the Making of America
The Inaugural Wolfe Lecture on Religion and American Politics
Candida Moss, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Gasson Hall 100 • 5:30 - 7pm
Religion, Spirituality, and Compassionate Healthcare: A Conversation with Dr. Ronald Lacro
Ronald Lacro, M.D., Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Devlin 101 • 5:30 - 6:45pm
Catholic Afterlives: What Identities and Practices Persist When Catholics Leave the Church?
Mara Willard, University of Oklahoma
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15pm
Lived Religion and American History
Robert Orsi, Northwestern University
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Devlin 101 • 5:30 - 7pm
17th Annual Prophetic Voices Lecture
E.J. Dionne, Brookings Institution, The Washington Post, Georgetown University
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Gasson Hall 305 • 5:30 - 7pm
Pope Francis and the American Church
Five Years and Counting--Celebrating the Fifth Anniversary of the Election of Francis to the Chair of Peter
Lisa Cahill, Boston College
Massimo Faggioli, Villanova University
Rev. J. Bryan Hehir, Harvard University
Thursday, April 26, 2018
McGuinn Hall 121 • 6:30 - 8pm
The Boisi Center fosters conversations that seek to clarify the moral consequences of public policies in ways that help to maintain the common good while respecting America's increasing religious diversity. More about the Boisi Center's mission...
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