THEOLOGY IN THE CITY
September 26 - 30, 2022
Theology in the City is an annual conference exploring contemporary issues through a multidisciplinary lens. Activities are varied and include lectures, roundtables, art installations, performance, storytelling and more.
It’s free and open to all.
Legacy: Wisdom, Experience, Knowledge
September 26 – 30, 2022
The third edition of Theology in the City brings together keynote speakers, scholars in theology and other fields, and graduate students to explore the theme of wisdom, experience and knowledge.
Free and open to all. Presented in-person on the Loyola campus.
The focus was on resilience, hope, suspicion and fear and the ways in which these manifest in our urban areas.
Read more about the themes and ideas explored in the 2019 edition:
- Learning the Land: Walking the talk of Indigenous Land acknowledgements
- In this article in The Conversation, Matthew Anderson (affiliate professor, Theological Studies) examines how settler groups can more deeply engage in Land acknowledgements.
- Physical Recognition of the Land
- This article in The Concordian profiles the students and faculty members who participated in a pilgrimage from Kahnawà:ke to Tiohtià:ke. Along the nine hour trek (30 km), they shared stories about what brings people together, as well as their fears, hopes, and shared resilience.