A partnership between the Franciscan Study Center at Tilburg University, NL and the Franciscan Institute at Saint Bonaventure University, NY
Trust and the Franciscan Tradition

Drawing on the ideas and examples of St. Francis and those he inspired, this conference will seek to provide fresh resources for conceiving of and developing trust.

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Why Trust Matters
Krijn Pansters   |   November 3, 2021
Politics | Society | Spirituality | Economy | Leadership

Why Trust Matters shows how a concept that we rarely associate with the discipline of economics is central to the social systems that govern our lives.

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Assistant Professor, Theology and Franciscan Studies
David Couturier   |   October 28, 2021
Church | Society | Spirituality | Economy | Ecology | Leadership | Care

St. Bonaventure University seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track position in Theology and Franciscan Studies at the assistant professor rank. The position will start in the Fall 2022 semester.

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My Favourite Mystic: Angela of Foligno
Krijn Pansters   |   October 27, 2021

AJ Langley speaks with scholars about their favourite mystic, why they love mysticism as a subject, and the weird and wonderful world of mystical experiences.

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Franciscan Pride in One of the World’s Greatest Spirits
Krijn Pansters   |   October 21, 2021
Church | Spirituality

Franciscans have every reason to claim Dante as a fellow traveler because the poet drank deeply from the Franciscan spring.

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