Launch of the Institute
Lonergan Institute

The Center for Catholic Studies at Seton Hall University, proudly announced the launch of the Bernard J. Lonergan Institute on November 16, 2006. The Institute is under the direction of Monsignor Richard M. Liddy.

"For the love of God, being in love with God, can be as full and as dominant, as overwhelming and as lasting an experience as human love." (Bernard J. Lonergan)

Thursday, November 16, 2006 - 4 to 6 p.m.
Jubilee Hall Auditorium
Public Program
Introduction Monsignor Richard M. Liddy, Ph.D.
Director, Bernard J. Lonergan Institute
Mistress of Ceremonies Marian Glenn, Ph.D.
Seton Hall University
Lecture "Why Lonergan?"
Robert M. Doran, S.J.
Respondents John L. Haughey, S.J.
Georgetown University
Reverend John J. Ranieri, Ph.D.
Seton Hall University
Stephen L. Martin, Ph.D.
Seton Hall University

Featured Speaker: Robert M. Doran, S.J.
Emmett Doerr Chair of Theology, Marquette University

Robert Doran specializes in the philosophy and theology of Bernard Lonergan. He is general editor of The Collected Works of Bernard Lonergan (University of Toronto Press) and co-founded the Lonergan Research Institute, Toronto. He holds a Master's degree in philosophy from St. Louis University and a Ph.D. in theology from Marquette University.


Msgr. Richard Liddy

Director, Center for Catholic Studies
University Professor of Catholic Thought and Culture


Richard LiddyMsgr. Liddy is the author of Transforming Light: Intellectual Conversion in the Early Lonergan, published in 1993. His newest book, Startling Strangeness: Reading Lonergan’s Insight, focuses on his own encounter with Lonergan as his student in Rome, Italy, in the 1960s. He received his Ph.D. from Gregorian University, Rome.


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Contact Us

Bernard J. Lonergan Institute
(973) 275-2407
(973) 275-2175
Fax (973) 275-2594
Walsh Library Rm. 429

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