John Carroll hosts a wide variety of mission-based lectures and workshops that are open to the JCU community and often times to friends and neighbors as well.  If you are a sponsoring department, and you would like a program added to this list, please email mission@jcu.edu.

  • All Campus Ministry events and liturgies are listed on their website.
  • Center for Service and Social Action
    • “Soul of a Citizen: Making a Difference in Challenging Times”
      Speaker: Paul Loeb
      Date: Tuesday, September 13, at 7:00pm
      Location: Dolan Center for Science and Technology – Dolan Auditorium
  • Tuohy Lecture Series
    • All lectures will be held in the Donahue Auditorium at 7:30pm
    • Christian Fundamentalists and the new Atheists: Enemies? Friends? – Biblical Literalists Who Both Miss the Mark
      Speaker: David R. Mason, Ph.D.
      Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
    • Violence and the Sacred Scriptures of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: How Do We Handle That Legacy?
      Speaker: John Spencer, Ph.D.
      Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
    • The Origins of Christmas
      Speaker: Joseph F. Kelly, Ph.D.
      Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
  • Institute of Catholic Studies 2016-2017 Lecture Series: 

    • Dorothy Day and the Men in Her Life 
      Speaker: Doris Donnelly, Ph.D.
      Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 7:30pm
      Location: D.J. Lombardo Student Center LSC Conference Room
    • Responding to Refugees: An Ethic of Accompaniment, Service and Advocacy 
      Speaker: David Hollenbach, S.J.
      Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 7:30pm 
      Location: Dolan Center for Science and Technology Donahue Auditorium
    • Lest Loves Compete: Saint Augustine on Charity – The Augustine Lecture on Charity
      Speaker: David Meconi, S.J.
      Date: Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 7:30pm
      Location: D.J. Lombardo Student Center LSC Conference Room 
    • Jesuits for the Next Generation: General Congregation 36 and the Future of the Society of Jesus
      Speaker: Very Rev. Timothy P. Kesicki, S.J., ’84
      Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30pm
      Location: D.J. Lombardo Student Center LSC Conference Room
    • At the Name of Jesus – A Program of Sacred Music
      Featuring the JCU Schola Cantorum under the direction of:
      Cynthia Caporella, Ph.D., Director of Liturgical Music and Musical Arts, John Carroll University
      Edward Kaczuk, Ph.D., Music Director of Borromeo Seminary and St. Mary Seminary
      Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 4:00pm
      Location: St. Francis Chapel, John Carroll University