2013 Distinguished Faculty Lecture
Given by William Short, OFM, Franciscan School of Theology
Christopher Ocker, San Francisco Theological Seminary, respondent
Tuesday, November 5, 7:00 pm,
Chapel of the Great Commission, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley
Franciscans arrived in medieval Paris (1219) and, despite dramatic conflicts, made significant contributions at the University there, moving from philosophy to theology. Cisneros, the Franciscan founder of Alcala (1499), reimagined the University through the study of languages to theology, a preparation...