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Culture Connections

Linked below are various speeches and presentations, given by ► Members of the Salesian Center, that make a connection between faith and culture in a variety of areas.  

on FAITH & CULTURE

► "Believing in Baseball:  The Religious Power of Our National Pastime"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Do You Mind?  The Anthropological Question Underlying Bioeethical Discussions"  (by Thomas Dailey & Peter Leonard)

► "Freedom & Hope, Law & Life"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Freedom at the Intersection of Faith and Politics"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Meeting the Digital Challenge to Evangelization" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)  

► "Regensburg Revisited" (a review by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

on CATHOLIC HIGHER EDUCATION  

► "Becoming Who We Are: The Salesian Center for Faith & Culture at DeSales University" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Can 'Generation X' Learn at a Catholic College?" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Hiring and Firing for Mission: The Need for a New Campus Culture" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Knowledge Flourishes in Virtue"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "The Mandatum: A Declaration of Interdependence" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Toward a Culture of Truth:  The Role of Higher Education in the Thought of Pope John Paul II"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

on JOHN PAUL II

► "Being, Becoming & Believing:  The Adventure of Phenomenology with John Pau II"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "John Paul II and the Challenge of Evil in the World"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "John Paul II and the World Day of Communications"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

► "Toward a Culture of Truth:  The Role of Higher Education in the Thought of Pope John Paul II"  (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS)

on POPE FRANCIS  

► Pope Francis Online Year V (2017-2018) commentaries by Rev. Thomas F. Dailey, OSFS 636104063266323652-210307058_New (1) 

Pope Francis Online Year IV (2016-2017) commentaries by Rev. Thomas F. Dailey, OSFS 636104063266323652-210307058_New (1)

commentaries for the World Meeting of Families 2015 & Papal Visit, by Thomas Dailey, OSFS  

commentaries during Year III of the pontificate (2015-2016), by Thomas Dailey, OSFS  

commentaries during Year II of the pontificate (2014-2015), by Thomas Dailey, OSFS

commentaries during Year I of the pontificate (2013-2014), by Thomas Dailey, OSFS

► "World Meeting of Families:  Best priestly pastoral plan begins in 'the backyard'," by John Fisher, OSFS 

► "Who am I to judge?  The Balance between Truth and Embrace" (by Thomas Dailey, OSFS) ... video excerpts  

For works more specifically related to Salesian spirituality in today's culture, go to these pages:

► Salesian presentations

Events Calendar

Heritage Week - Mass for St. Francis de Sales

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 08:00 PM
DeSales University 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA
Connelly Chapel

Heritage Week 2018 kicks off with this special mass celebrating the first Bishop of Geneva, Francis de Sales. Our special guest celebrant will be THE MOST REVEREND ALFRED SCHLERT, D.D., J.C.L., Bishop of the Diocese of Allentown

This event is FREE and open to the public. NO tickets are required.

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