Core II offers the writing of several very powerful and influential women writers, including Perpetua, Julian of Norwich, Phyllis Wheatley and Harriet Jacobs.
News and Events
Accomplished author Rev. Wesley Granberg-Michaelson discussed his latest book, Without Oars: Casting Off into a Life of Pilgrimage, via Microsoft Teams on November 17.
This bicentennial year of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton's passing is a fitting time for the Seton Hall community to reflect on the university's patron saint.
The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition continues with Maria Morrow, Ph.D. a presenting on her new book A Busy Parent's Guide to a Meaningful Lent.
Our Core III courses offer an interesting and exciting variety of topics, rooted in how the Catholic Intellectual Tradition links with the disciplines.
Rich Fritzky, Ph.D. adjunct faculty member of the University Core, has published a new book, Unfading Light, the Sustaining Insight and Inspiration of Abraham Lincoln (Hamilton Books, 2021).
The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Description, which ran during the fall semester, begins again next Wed., Feb. 10, at 4 p.m. with Dr. Ines Murzaku presenting on her latest book.
Sixth Annual Monsignor James Cafone Memorial Lecture, Piazzas, Popes, Pasta: Notes from a Rome Sojourn
Have you ever wished you could go live somewhere else, even for a few months, to get a feel for how other people live?
Core II, Christianity and Culture in Dialogue, will now include excerpts from The Violence of Love, a selection of excerpts from the sermons of St. Oscar Romero, as an optional text.
Dr. Justin Anderson will be speaking Wed. in the Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, speaking about his book Virtue and Grace in the Theology of Thomas Aquinas (Cambridge, 2020).
The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition continues on Wed., Nov. 18 at 4 p.m. with Dr. Patrick Manning discussing his new book, Converting the Imagination.
The accomplished author will discuss his most recent work, "Without Oars: Casting Off into a Life of Pilgrimage" via Microsoft Teams on Tuesday evening, November 17.
The University Core joyfully welcomes Maribel Landrau to the position of Assistant Director of the Core. Maribel has been teaching in the Core for five years and teaches all three Core classes.
A large group of faculty and some administrators are participating this week (Thursday through Sat.) in a virtual conference on the Catholic Intellectual Tradition and hosted by Sacred Heart Univ.
When the Core had to stop offering in person tutoring the new Core Center (Mooney Hall 339) due to COVID, we switched to offering online tutoring. This fall we offer the same, thanks to Dr. Puskaric.
Dr. Jeffrey Morrow takes a look at the history of Catholic biblical interpretation in order to move forward to a theological biblical interpretation takes the best of traditional history as a guide.
Pope Francis' latest and third encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, relates to the Core, and he refers to a "journey of transformation" that happened in the life of Blessed Charles de Foucauld.