St. John's University Campuses Open

All St. John's University's campuses will be open Wednesday, January 28 and all classes will run on a regular schedule.  The Registrar's office has extended the add/drop deadline to Wednesday, February 4, 2015. This does not apply to Law School students.

Catholic Lecture Series

The Catholic Lecture Series was created to further St. John’s strategic objective of visibly embedding its Catholic and Vincentian mission in the academic life of the University.  

The Seventh Annual Lecture will be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015, at 1:50 p.m. in the D'Angelo Center, Room 206.  Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ, Professor of Theology at Fordham University, will speak on the topic, "Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears?"

All are welcome to attend.

Upcoming Lecture

Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 1:50 p.m.
D'Angelo Center, Room 206
Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears?
Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ, Professor of Theology, Fordham University

Past Lectures

Spring 2014
Catholic Teaching on the Issue of Immigration
Most Rev. Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn

Spring 2013
Civic Kinship: A Christian Ethic of Immigration
Kristin Heyer, Ph.D., Bernard J. Hanley Professor of Religious Studies, Santa Clara University

Spring 2012
The Council of Trent and Michelangelo's “Last Judgment”
Rev. John O’Malley, S.J., Ph.D., Department of Theology, Georgetown University

Fall 2010
Religion and Politics: What’s Right, What’s Wrong, What’s Prudent
Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J., Ph.D., Woodstock Theological Center, Georgetown University

Spring 2010
The Sacramental Principle and The Catholic University
Rev. Michael J. Himes, Ph.D., Theology Department, Boston College

Spring 2009
Writing Hopkins
Paul Mariani, Ph.D., University Professor of English, Boston College
Ron Hansen, Ph.D., Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J., Professor, Santa Clara University