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Jesuits and Sports: Historical Perspectives

Thursday, January 31, 2013, from 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Description

A lecture by Fr. Patrick Kelly, S.J., Associate Professor of Theology and Religious Studies at Seattle University

In his book Catholic Perspective on Sports Fr. Kelly, S.J. provides a historic overview of the changing Catholic views towards sports, broadens traditional understanding of the interconnectedness between spirituality and athletics, and explains why this topic has been neglected by scholars. The author offers new insights on the contributions of Catholic thought and its relevance to sports today.

Coffey Hall, McCormick Lounge, Lake Shore Campus, LUC.

Location
McCormick Lounge, Coffey Hall
Contact
Gabija Steponenaite gsteponenaite@luc.eduor 773 508 3820
Event Cost
Free
Open To
Faculty, students, and staff
This event has been marked as open to the public.
Sponsor
Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage
URL
http://www.luc.edu/ccih