The Papacy: One Year Later

Friday, March 14, 2014 • 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 15, 2014 • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Dolan Center for Science and Technology
Donahue Auditorium

In commemoration of the first anniversary of the election of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as Pope Francis, the Cardinal Suenens Center at John Carroll University is pleased to present:

  • Rev. Robert L. Niehoff, S.J., president of John Carroll University, to speak on the pope as a Jesuit provincial in the ’70s.
  • Rev. John W. O’Malley, S.J., professor of theology at Georgetown University, to speak on the particular hope that Pope Francis brings to the world.
  • Rev. J. Bryan Hehir, the Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life at Harvard University, to speak on the influence of the pope on the U.S. social agenda.
  • Natalia Imperitori-Lee, professor of religious studies at Manhattan College, to speak on the papacy from the perspective of a Cuban-American theologian, mother, and wife.
  • Robert Mickens, award-winning journalist and Rome correspondent of the British journal, The Tablet, to speak on what still needs to be done in light of all that has been accomplished in one year of Pope Francis’s papacy.