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«Tout le monde devrait avoir un ami musulman!»
«Tout le monde devrait avoir un ami musulman!»

Pour Jean-Jacques Pérennès, on ne voit le monde musulman qu’à travers une sorte de «brouillard géopolitique», fait de djihadisme et de terrorisme. Nouer une amitié avec un musulman permettrait, en…

Dominican Islam expert Brother Emilio Platti died unexpectedly
Dominican Islam expert Brother Emilio Platti died unexpectedly

The man who for decades fervently, but always with nuance, explained the complexity of the world of the Middle East and Islam has passed away unexpectedly. Eternal rest grant unto…

Brother Cyrille Jalabert was elected Prior of the Convent of St. Stephen last Friday, October 15.
Brother Cyrille Jalabert was elected Prior of the Convent of St. Stephen last Friday, October 15.

A Dominican friar from the Province of Toulouse, aged 54, he holds a canonical licence in theology, as well as a master’s degree in Assyriology and a doctorate in history…

UNE NOUVELLE ANNÉE À L’ÉCOLE BIBLIQUE – SÉMINAIRE DES ENSEIGNANTS POUR PRÉPARER L’AVENIR
UNE NOUVELLE ANNÉE À L’ÉCOLE BIBLIQUE – SÉMINAIRE DES ENSEIGNANTS POUR PRÉPARER L’AVENIR

This Monday, October 4, marks the opening of a new academic year at the School, which is delighted to welcome its students back to the St Stephen campus. The house…

Dominicains pour la justice et la paix
Dominicains pour la justice et la paix

Le frère Aniedi Okure, directeur de Dominicains pour la justice et la paix, tenant le rapport annuel de son organisation pour l’année 2020 Read more

Brother Simon Francis Gaine, O.P., appointed by Pope Francis as a member of the International Theological Commission
Brother Simon Francis Gaine, O.P., appointed by Pope Francis as a member of the International Theological Commission

Pope Francis has nominated a professor of the Angelicum, Brother Simon Francis Gaine, O.P., as a member of the International Theological Commission (ITC). The ITC’s mission is to assist the…

UST achieves QS 5 rating
UST achieves QS 5 rating

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) is the first Philippine university to secure the Five Stars rating from its Quacquarelli-Symonds (QS) application on its third review cycle, it revealed on July 20 on its social media platforms.
The Five Stars rating is the penultimate rank in the QS six-tier system.

Philosophy in English
Philosophy in English

“MA Philosophy in English” is a 2-year MA program for both Polish and foreign students. All offered courses are taught entirely in the English language. The studies are meant to develop philosophical skills and competences that are useful in the professional, public, and private spheres (e.g., critical thinking, creativity, rationality, and effective argumentation). The courses are planned in a balanced way: they aim at the development of skills and an increase of the philosophy student’s knowledge.

ISTINEWSLETTER
ISTINEWSLETTER

Si l’année à la résidence Istina s’achève, une nouvelle aventure axée sur la découverte des Églises – leurs divisions et leur unité – s’annonce à la rentrée 2021 pour huit étudiants ou jeunes professionnels de 20 à 30 ans, de tous pays – anglicans, catholiques, évangéliques, orthodoxes, protestants.
La résidence Istina permettra à chacun de conjuguer ses activités personnelles et quelques temps communs : une soirée par semaine – prière, dîner, échanges – et trois dimanches dans l’année.

Diplomatura Filosofía
Diplomatura Filosofía

Descripción
En la actualidad abundan las ideologías y en muchos ambientes culturales se ha perdido el horizonte trascendente. Paralelamente, hay un creciente interés por profundizar en la Filosofía clásica, las artes liberales y la Teología.

Fr. Augustine Thompson, O.P. appointed President of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies
Fr. Augustine Thompson, O.P. appointed President of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies

Founded in 1929, the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies is Canada’s oldest research institute in the Humanities. It specializes in advanced scholarship of the intellectual and material cultures of the Middle Ages. The Institute (PIMS) is affiliated with the University of …

École Biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem (EBAF) Programme 2021-2022; Syllabus 2021-2022 and Poster
École Biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem (EBAF) Programme 2021-2022; Syllabus 2021-2022 and Poster
Brochure-2021-2022_13-avril-2021-3; Syllabus-2021-2022_13-avril-2021-3; and Affiche-2021-2022_31-mars-2021
Bartolomé de Las Casas Award 2021
Bartolomé de Las Casas Award 2021

The Institute for the Study of Religions and Interfaith Dialogue of the Faculty of Theology of the University of
Friborg Switzerland awards the Bartolomé de Las Casas Prize for doctoral work or habilitation or equivalent monographic studies in the following fields:

AT A GLANCE
AT A GLANCE

Our Mission statement: Impelled by the Catholic faith and the Dominican mission. Aquinas Institute of Theology educates men and women to preach, to teach, to minister, and to lead. Founded in 1925. Sponsored by the Dominican Central Province of St. Albert the Great, in partnership with the Dominican…

Aquinas 101: Science & Faith
Aquinas 101: Science & Faith

Aquinas 101: Science & Faith is a new, free video series produced by the Thomistic Institute that seeks to dispel the notion that science is in conflict with religion. Short video lessons, all hosted on Aquinas101.com, will explore themes, theories, and misconceptions that have proven especially challenging in the history of science …

The École Biblique, a 100-year history
The École Biblique, a 100-year history

The École is the oldest biblical and archaeological research center in the Holy Land. It was founded in 1890 by Father Marie-Joseph Lagrange (1855-1938) in the Dominican convent of St Stephen in Jerusalem, which had been established in 1882.

Inspired by the name of the École Pratique des …

The Science and Ethics of the Covid-19 Vaccines
The Science and Ethics of the Covid-19 Vaccines

UST Department of Biological Sciences of the UST College of Science Visiting Professor Rev. Fr. Nicanor Austriaco OP, PhD, SThD talks about the COVID-19 vaccine, its moral and scientific dimensions.

Vacancies: New Academic Posts at Blackfriars Studium
Vacancies: New Academic Posts at Blackfriars Studium

Blackfriars is delighted to announce four new teaching and research posts in our Studium.

Blackfriars Studium trains members of religious orders and congregations for priesthood in the Catholic Church. It is based at Blackfriars Priory in Oxford and run by the Order of Preachers (Dominicans).

Appointment of Brother Augustin Laffay, O.P., as member of the Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences
Appointment of Brother Augustin Laffay, O.P., as member of the Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences

Brother Augustin Laffay, O.P., Archivist of the Order of Preachers (Rome), has been appointed by the Holy Father as a member of the Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences. The news…

Professor Philippe Lefebvre appointed member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission
Professor Philippe Lefebvre appointed member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission

Professor Philippe Lefebvre, Dominican, has been appointed by the Holy Father as a member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, for a term of five years.