Archive for April, 2015
Integrated Truth and Existential Phenomenology: A Thomistic Response to Iconic Anti-Realists in Science
NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT | From Brill Integrating Truth and Existential Phenomenology: A Thomistic Response to Iconic Anti-Realists in Science relates an existential phenomenology to modal reasoning. By this reasoning, rooted in a consciousness of phenomena in themselves, a Thomistic realism is advanced wherein scientific inquiry yields objective truth and presupposes a causal principle. This principle, […]
Tributes and memories abound of Francis Eugene Cardinal George, Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago, at the news of his passing on Friday, April 17. A particularly special association exists between the Cardinal and three graduates of Holy Apostles College and Seminary: Fr. Kevin Mann, Fr. Joshua Caswell, and Fr. Nathan Caswell were the last priests the […]
A fascinating look at the founding and early development of Holy Apostles College and Seminary is now available on GooglePlay. In The “Hand of God” at Work in Adult Catholic Priestly Formation: Holy Apostles College & Seminary, 1956 – 1995, Fr. Robert L. Anello, MSA chronicles the first forty years of HACS. As Fr. Anello […]
The ‘Parable of the Long Spoons’, an allegory of heaven and hell, has been shared through the centuries and across the diverse belief systems of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, as well as in Japanese and Chinese folk legends. Laura Sheahen (the daughter of HACS Adjunct Professor Tom Sheahen) and her colleagues at Caritas International […]
Nominations for the Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders will close on Monday, April 13, 2015. All nominees will be contacted (update) the week of April 20. Recipients will be announced in May. Information about the scholarship here. Nomination form here.
The second annual Aquinas Leadership International World Congress will be held at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, Huntington, Long Island, NY., from Thursday, June 25 to Monday, June 29, 2015. The topic for the Conference this year is Atheism, Religion, and Common Sense. Since this year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Center for the […]