A partnership between the Franciscan Study Center at Tilburg University, NL and the Franciscan Institute at Saint Bonaventure University, NY
Ecclesial Ethics of Vulnerability
Krijn Pansters   |   November 24, 2021
Church | Ethics | Care

In this inaugural lecture James Keenan will explore how an ecclesial ethics of vulnerability, that is predicated on the risk-taking vulnerability of God, can offer a pathway of renewal.

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Making Sense of Modern Life
Krijn Pansters   |   November 19, 2021
Church | Ethics | Spirituality | Ecology

Like beauty, a life well lived seems impossible to define in abstract terms, but we know it when we see it. When we do, we are blown away by its significance.

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How Immersion in Nature Benefits Your Health
David Couturier   |   November 18, 2021
Spirituality | Care

A growing body of research points to the beneficial effects that exposure to the natural world has on health, reducing stress and promoting healing.

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Contemplative Practices
Krijn Pansters   |   November 10, 2021
Society | Spirituality

There's an untapped potential of contemplative practices as a daily lifestyle habit that can promote public health.

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Ignatius Brady Lecture Series - Third Lecture
David Couturier   |   November 9, 2021
Society | Spirituality

This lecture will explore "order" from a musical perspective in order to understand better how Bonaventure can guide contemporary ethical and political thinking.

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