Announcements!

SAINTS & SKELETONS Theology Halloween Potluck Party
– Thursday Oct 31st 6:30PM. Click on the link for more information!

Poetry for Prayer: affirm the word, unthink syntax, and open each parenthesis.  Gathering this Friday, 1-2 pm, in the department lounge, to explore these e.e. cummings poems.  [& then some (+ excellent audio link: bonus poems, Cummings ]

Papers are being accepted for this year’s PCT Conference! Papers dealing with all theological subjects are considered for presentation. Please email 100-200 word abstracts to bwinter1@villanova.edu by the end of the month. The event will take place on November 14, 10AM-12PM in SAC 300 — save the date!

This Week Day by Day:

Monday, Oct 28th

Theology On Tap: “Where do we go from here?” Fr. Joe Narog, OSA, Pastor of St. Thomas of Villanova Parish – 8PM at Bryn Mawr Beef and Ale

Tuesday, Oct 29th

Latin Lunch (Medieval): 11:30-1 in the Theology lounge.

“A Good Man Is Hard to Describe and Other Reasons Why It Isn’t Easy to Write a Catholic Novel” lecture by Dr. Tomko – 4:30PM at Driscoll Auditorium

“Faith, Reason, and Abortion” pro-life talk and discussion at 6PM in Corr Lounge

Wednesday, Oct 30th

Saint Sharing: In honor of All Saints Day this Friday, we will be talking about Saints! Specifically, we will discuss which saint each of us feels closest to. Come with your favorite/patron saint and his/her back story!  We will meet at 3:30 in the Theology Department Lounge (SAC 203), and then move to a more private place. Contact Erik (eraessle@villanova.edu) with any questions.

Thursday, Oct 31st

Latin Lunch: Cancelled on Thursdays.

12-2PM Seminar on Saint Augustine the Exegete – William Harmless leads this event in SAC 400

“Still Sucking Blood: The Undying Cultural Power of the Vampire” lecture by Ruth Anolik – 4PM in SAC 300

Happy Halloween! Party and Potluck at 6:30PM at Dan’s Place. See the link above for more details. Costumes MOST encouraged!

Friday, November 1st

Poetry for Prayer: 1-2pm, department lounge: e.e. cummings poems

Check out the video of the “Men of Erica” singing a rendition of
“Sweet Caroline” for Erica’s 24th b-day.

Please see our page called “Lectures and Other Academic Events” for other ongoing and individual events not listed above or for more info. See the tab at the top of this page, or click here.

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