News and Events

To Forgive Is Human: Jewish Reflections on the Meaning and Practice of Forgiveness
04.04.2013 Video

Forgiveness is one of life's most persistent and perplexing moral questions. On April 4, Louis Newman delivered the List Fund for Jewish Studies Lecture at HDS.

The Papacy and the State of the Roman Catholic Church
04.02.2013 Video

A conversation about the Roman Catholic Church with author James Carroll, HDS professor Francis X. Clooney, S.J., and journalist Christopher Lydon.

Faculty Book Event with Cheryl Giles
03.27.2013 Video

A panel discussion on the book The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in Buddhist Chaplaincy & Pastoral Work, coedited by Cheryl A. Giles and PhD candidate Willa Miller.

Intellectual Worlds of Meditation: Participation in the Divine Life
03.13.2013 Video

A lecture from Brother Geoffrey Tristram as part of the Intellectual Worlds of Meditation lecture series.

Permaculture and the Sacred: A Conversation with Starhawk
03.07.2013 Video

Permaculturist and activist Starhawk spoke at HDS recently about how earth-based spirituality can inform and empower efforts to build sustainable communities.

Society for Comparative Theology Lecture with Kristin Bloomer
02.22.2013 Audio

This lecture was delivered by Kristin Bloomer and is part of the series Comparative Theology: Lectures and Conversations.

Pastor to His Church
02.18.2013 News Story Indian Express

HDS professor Susan Abraham writes in the Indian Express that Pope Benedict's decision to step down from his papal role "embodies the best of Vatican II's vision of collegiality."

Going on 'a Journey in Faith'? How to Contribute to Comparative Theology
02.15.2013 Audio

This lecture was delivered by CSWR visiting scholar Ulrich Winkler as part of the series Comparative Theology: Lectures and Conversations.

Valuing Diversity: Buddhist Reflection on Equity and Education
02.13.2013 Video

This lecture and discussion featured Peter Hershock, director of the Asian Studies Development Program at the East-West Center in Honolulu.

My Neighbor's Faith: A Critical Conversation
02.07.2013 Video

This event was cosponsored by CSWR and the Pluralism Project and featured discussion of the book My Neighbor's Faith: Stories of Interreligious Encounter, Growth, and Transformation.