John Kenney, professor of religious studies, gave the 17th Annual Lawler Lecture in Theology at Creighton University, the Jesuit University in Omaha, NE, on March 18. The topic was: The Mysticism of St. Augustine.
(posted April 2015)
John Kenney, professor of religious studies, is author of a chapter, "Faith and Reason,” in The Cambridge Companion to Augustine, ed. by Eleonore Stump and David Meconi (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014). He also presented a paper, “Plotinus and the Apophatic Augustine,” during a conference organized by the University of California, Berkeley, Department of Philosophy on “Defining Platonism” in September, 2014. In May 2014, John presented another paper, “Augustine’s Early Ontology,” at the North American Patristics Society Annual Meeting in Chicago.
(posted December 2014)