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John Markey, OP, presents the lecture "Notes from the Road More Travelled: Doing Theology in a US Cultural Context." Fr. Markey proposes that, in the current century, U.S. theologians are faced with a mission to inculturate the Gospel and Christian Tradition in terms relatable to the cultural ethos of the United States, e.g. its unique patterns of thought, social structures, cultural narratives, and rituals. While Hispanics/Latin@s, African Americans, Asian Americans, feminists, etc.

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Sr. Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ, renowned feminist theologian and Distinguished Professor of Theology at Fordham University,  discussed ecology and other topics from her recent book, Ask the Beasts: Darwin and the God of Love.  Recorded live on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Catholic Theological Union.

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May 21, 2015:

Luis Antonio G. Cardinal Tagle's speech upon receiving a Doctorate in Theology, honoris causa, from Catholic Theological Union during the 47th Commencement Ceremony. May 14, 2015.

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October 10, 2013:

CTU's President Mark R. Francis, CSV delivers the keynote address at the 2013 Ministry Showcase. He speaks about the "Theology of Call and Response in Ministry." Recorded live at CTU on October 4, 2013.

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March 19, 2012:

Why do Jews and Christians imagine different concepts when the new theologies speak of opening up the Trinity to Israel's covenant? Rabbi Brill will explore the question of how the two religions think differently about theology. He will seek to steer the discussion beyond attempting to create sameness or difference and will outline the changes on both sides from perceiving differences between the faiths to perceiving commonality. But then ask: how much are these new theologies still operating on Christian terms?

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March 5, 2012:

Amos Yong is J. Rodman Williams Professor of Theology at Regent University School of Divinity in Virginia Beach, Virginia. His graduate education includes degrees in theology, history, and religious studies from Western Evangelical Seminary and Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, and Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, and an undergraduate degree from Bethany University of the Assemblies of God. He has authored or edited eighteen volumes through 2011.

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March 7, 2012:

A Breath of the Power of God: Women’s Wisdom Informing Theology and Ministry is the title of the 2012 International Women’s Day Lecture at CTU. This lecture aims to raise awareness about women’s realities both globally and locally in society and in the church and to reflect theologically together on those realities and what is the response it calls forth from us.

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February 29, 2012:

The purpose of the TOLTON LECTURE is to recognize and acknowledge Black Catholic theological/historical and cultural scholarship and to provide an arena for the sharing of this research and scholarship with the community at Catholic Theological Union as well as the broader Church.

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May 1, 2010:

One of the fruits of the Second Vatican Council was the awakening of the Church to the need for social and cultural analysis in order to ground its teaching and ministry in human reality. Awareness dawned that human linguistic, symbolic, moral, political, and economic structures profoundly influence the way we think about God and interpret our spiritual callings. The development of the human sciences (i.e.

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