Screening of film featuring friars who serve society’s outcasts to be followed by conversation with producer

March 10, 2017Meg Mirshak

An eye-opening documentary featuring society’s forgotten poor and the Franciscan friars who live and work beside them in some of the world’s most desolate communities will be screened in the Browning Cinema at Notre Dame’s DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on April 2 at noon.

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Take a Lenten Journey through the Book of Exodus with Notre Dame’s McGrath Institute for Church Life

February 13, 2017Meg Mirshak

Spend the 40 days of Lent with the Book of Exodus in preparation for Easter. The McGrath Institute for Church Life is offering a three-part lecture series, one-credit course and reading groups for those interested in deepening their Lenten practice by reading Old Testament Scripture with expert help from Notre Dame theologians. Read More

Techniques used to illuminate The Saint John’s Bible to be featured during lecture

January 16, 2017Meg Mirshak

A handwritten, illuminated Bible and the methods used to create it will be discussed during a lecture at the University of Notre Dame at 7 p.m. Jan. 25 in the Eck Visitors Center Auditorium. Read More

International crèche exhibit and pilgrimage returns to Notre Dame campus

November 28, 2016Meg Mirshak

Christmas nativity scenes recreated by cultures from around the world are on display in six University of Notre Dame campus buildings from Nov. 28 through Jan. 31.

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A full Notre Dame experience planned for San Antonio Shamrock Series

November 13, 2016Sue Lister

Shamrock Series

Presentations by University faculty and researchers, Mass, a service project, a 5K run/walk and marching band performances are planned leading up to kickoff at the Alamodome. Read More

McGrath Institute for Church Life receives $1.675 million to train science and religion teachers

November 02, 2016Meg Mirshak

Foundations Seminars

The Science and Religion Initiative, which received two prior Templeton Foundation grants, seeks holistic integration of theology, biology and physics. Read More

Football weekend events: Notre Dame vs. Stanford

October 14, 2016William G. Gilroy

Trumpets Under The Dome

Highlights from the weekend include lectures on St. Maximilian Kolbe, the Saint of Auschwitz, and on protein folding, along with performances by the Band of the Fighting Irish and the Notre Dame Glee Club. Read More

Calligrapher Donald Jackson to kick off year-long St. John’s Bible exhibition

October 14, 2016Meg Mirshak

Donald Jackson, a Welsh calligrapher and the artistic director of the illuminated St. John’s Bible, will speak at the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. Read More

Rosary for Life to unite Notre Dame family in prayer for the vulnerable

September 27, 2016Meg Mirshak

A Rosary for Life prayer service will be held Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 9 p.m. in observance of Respect Life Month. Students, faculty, staff and the public are invited to pray the rosary together at Notre Dame’s Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto. Read More

McGraths endow Institute for Church Life with $15 million gift

September 25, 2016Dennis Brown

Robert P. and Joan McGrath

University of Notre Dame alumnus Robert P. McGrath and his wife, Joan, have made a $15 million gift to his alma mater to endow the University’s Institute for Church Life. Read More