Third Friday Theology

Join us for free at the University of Mary – Tempe where college students and adults meet every Third Friday of the month for fellowship, food, and a brief lecture from top local and national Catholic intellectuals on engaging issues of faith, life and religion. Check our Facebook page to find out what the next topic of discussion will be!

Listen to the latest topics of discussion:

March 18, 2016: “Resurrection and the Afterlife in 1st Century Judaism” by Mr. Kevin Saunders

February 19, 2016: “Catholicism & Evolution: A Discussion on Faith and Origins Part II” by Rev. Dr. Michael Chaberek, O.P.

December 16, 2015: “Catholicism & Evolution: A Discussion on Faith and Origins Part I” by Rev. Dr. Michael Chaberek, O.P.

Dec. 18, 2015: "Music and Catholic Spirituality" by Mr. Peter Torsiello

November 20, 2015: “Belief in an Age of Unbelief: Newman's Grammar of Assent” by Dr. Ryan Hanning

October 17, 2015: “Synod on the Family” by Dr. Ryan Hanning

August 21, 2015: “Foundational Themes of the Second Vatican Council” by Eric Westby

June 18, 2015: “Unpacking Laudato Si” by Dr. Ryan Hanning and Prof. Joe Cady

May 15, 2015: “The Theological Approaches of the East and West. The Relationship between the Apophatic and Cataphatic” by Dr. Ryan Hanning

April 17, 2015: “The Catholic Literary Imagination” by Dr. Joshua Hren

March 20, 2015: “Integral Human Development and the Common Good” by Prof Joe Cady

February 20, 2015: “The Dialogical Theology of Pope Benedict XVI” by Fr. Chris Collins