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September 6, 2017

Call for Abstracts for 2018 Perelmuter Conference

September 5, 2017
Catholic Theological Union affirms the leadership and voice of the Black Catholic Theological Symposium (BCTS) and the Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians in the U.S. (ACHTUS). CTU is proud to have faculty and alumni in both BCTS and ACHTUS.
 
For more information, contact past convener of BCTS C.
March 2, 2017

"The Catholic Church and the Black Lives Matter Movement: The Racial Divide Revisited"

Bishop Edward K. Braxton
Diocese of Belleville
14th Annual Tolton Lecture, Catholic Theological Union
February 28, 2017

December 9, 2016

WASHINGTON—Rev. Graham Golden, O. Praem. has been named as the winner of the 2016 Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award, sponsored by the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD). CCHD is the anti-poverty program of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).

June 7, 2016

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations are proud to announce the 2016 class of the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations’ Aspen Fellows at the 2016 Aspen Ideas Festival June 26-29. The Fellows were selected by Aspen Institute leaders from a competitive field of national nominees who are leaders with diverse backgrounds and who represent the entrepreneurial spirit, intellectual curiosity and leadership qualities of Arthur Vining Davis, the longtime CEO of the Alcoa Corporation.

May 31, 2016

The General Council of the Society of the Divine Word (SVD) appointed Father Roger Schroeder SVD, Louis J. Luzbetak SVD Professor of Mission and Culture at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, for a fourth term as the international coordinator of Anthropos Institute (AI).

January 12, 2016

The General Council of the Society of the Divine Word (SVD) appointed Father Roger Schroeder SVD, Louis J. Luzbetak SVD Professor of Mission and Culture at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, for a fourth term as the international coordinator of Anthropos Institute (AI).

August 12, 2015

On August 2, 2015, CTU's Vice President and Academic Dean, Barbara Reid, OP, delivered her final presidential address at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Catholic Biblical Association of America. The title of her address was: The Gospel of Luke: Friend or Foe to Women Proclaimers of the Word?

February 15, 2015
On February 13, 2015, family, friends, and colleagues gathered at St. Thomas the Apostle Church to mourn the loss and celebrate the life of Valerie Holloway. Funeral Homily for Valerie - 13.ii.15 Edward Foley, Capuchin
November 24, 2014

Fr. John Ssenyondo, MCCJ, MA/MDiv 1991, was born on Christmas Day in 1958 in Masaka district, Uganda. A Comboni Missionary, he was ordained to the priesthood on August 3, 1991. An alumnus of CTU, he earned both a Master of Divinity and a Master of Arts degree in 1991. In 2008 he went to minister in parishes in the Diocese of Chilpancingo-Chilapa, where he also served Catholics from indigenous communities. At the end of April he was kidnapped by armed men as he returned home from celebrating a wedding.