The University of Mary is pleased to present our Fireside Chat series with Monsignor James Shea. Monsignor Shea is grateful for the privilege to discuss topics with guests who are well-versed on different issues. These videos, recorded on the campus of the University of Mary, provide viewers the opportunity to learn from distinguished scholars and authors. We hope these videos can be a blessing in your life.

Fireside Chat with George Weigel

George Weigel, biographer of St. John Paul II and Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, sat down with University of Mary President Monsignor James Shea for a fireside chat. Weigel visited the University of Mary in 2017, where he provided the keynote at Mary's annual Vocations Jamboree and received the prestigious Lumen Vitae Medal from the university.

Fireside Chat with Dr. Peter Kreeft

Dr. Peter Kreeft, international scholar and author, was a guest at the University of Mary and visited with Monsignor James Shea for a Fireside Chat. Kreeft, a Boston College professor, is regarded as one of the great writers and philosophers of our age.