Loyola University Chicago

Loyola Retiree Association

Upcoming LRA Events

The next main event for the Loyola Retiree Association (LRA) comes on February 24.  The logistical details are as follows:  noon buffet lunch in Piper Hall (LSC), followed at 1 by a presentation from Jon Nilson, emeritus professor of Theology. Here is Jon’s description:

 

Catholic Fundamentalism: Its Causes and Consequences

 

Across six decades and seven pontificates, Catholic fundamentalism in various modes and ways has sown division within the Church and hampered its mission of reconciliation and peacemaking in the world. This presentation will explore the reasons for its persistence, the damage it wreaks, and ways to diminish its influence.