Loyola University Maryland

Catholic Studies Program

Schedule of Events


FALL 2014

Theology Lecture Series: The Poetry of George Herbert: A Reading

Wednesday, November 19th
4:00 PM
Alumni Chapel
(On The Quad)

George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633) was a Welsh-born English poet, orator, and Anglican priest.  Herbert's poetry is associated with the writings of the metaphysical poets, and he is recognized as "a pivotal figure: enormously popular, deeply and broadly influential, and arguably the most skillful and important British devotional lyricist.

Film Screening/Discussion: Tokimane

Presented by John O'Keefe, Ph.D., Professor of Theology at Creighton University

Monday, November 17, 2014
5:00 PM
McGuire Hall West

Tokimane is a short documentary film about a trip that a team from Creighton University took to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in January, 2013. The film profiles the Catholic diocese of Tshumbe and the efforts of some remarkable people to rebuild after catastrophic war. Among those profiled are Nicolas Djomo, the charismatic bishop of the diocese, a religious woman trying to build a new university and a young woman doctor who cares for the sick in the midst of extreme poverty.


Persons with disabilities who may require special services should contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 410-617-2062 at least 48 hours prior to the event.

Catholic Studies Mass & Dinner


Mass and Dinner
at the home of Sue and Mike Abromaitis

Saturday, May 2nd

Celebrant:  Fr. Peter F. Ryan, S.J.

Liturgy Will Begin at 4:00 PM

For directions or questions, email Susan Szczybor or call x2219