Videos

Below are videos from Ignatian Center events as well as promotional items.

  • Well, I’ll be Damned! Considering Atheism in the United States Today

    Well, I’ll be Damned! Considering Atheism in the United States Today

    Baggett discusses a considered, sociological look at American Atheism.

  • Keeping the Faith

    Keeping the Faith

    Catholic Writers on Heroes of Conscience

    Panel featuring Bo Caldwell, Robert Ellsberg, Ron Hansen, & Tobias Wolff reflecting on the impact of a significant hero of conscience within their lives, the world, and the church.

  • My Bright Abyss

    My Bright Abyss

    Thoughts on Modern Belief

    Wiman examines what a credible Christian faith might look like at the beginning of the 21st century.

  • Why Is God for Christians Good for Nothing?

    Why Is God for Christians Good for Nothing?

    Eagleton shares why God is pointless and why this is the whole point about God.

  • Making Meaning through Mystery and Community, Text and Context

    Making Meaning through Mystery and Community, Text and Context

    Artists' Reflection Panel

    Contributing artists from the 2012-2013 Bannan Institutes exhibit will reflect on their creative processes and the meaning and mystery of their work with sacred texts.

  • Sacred Poetics: Creation, Collaboration, and the Space In-Between

    Sacred Poetics: Creation, Collaboration, and the Space In-Between

    In this presentation, Thomas Ingmire reflects on a number of collaborative projects involving poetry, music, and calligraphy, and in this context, jostles with the dynamic of sacred poetics, producing meaning in the space in-between.

  • The Word and the Words III

    The Word and the Words III

    Sacred Texts and Jesuit Mission

    Members of the Jesuit Community at Santa Clara University will reflect on sacred texts that have been of particular significance in their own lives, and how these sacred texts have shaped their understandings of Jesuit mission and identity in their work at Santa Clara.

  • The Word and the Words II

    The Word and the Words II

    Sacred Texts and Vocation

    This hosted public conversation will feature individual faculty, staff, student, and administrative leaders at the University, reflecting on the ways in which a particular sacred text root and uproot their work, lives, and vocations.

  • To Recognize and Develop the Spiritual Bonds that Unite Us

    To Recognize and Develop the Spiritual Bonds that Unite Us

    A Reflection on Christian-Muslim Relations Since Vatican II

    This Santa Clara Lecture wishes to assess the progress of this dialogue since Vatican II in four areas: harmonious living, cooperation in the service of others, theoretical foundations, and sharing of religious experience.

  • The Universal Declaration as Sacred Text

    The Universal Declaration as Sacred Text

    Reflections on the Religion of Human Rights

    Michael John Perry talks on the understanding that the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) functions as a sacred text: the sacred foundational text of the religion of human rights.


Exhibits

bannan-exhibit

Dialoguing with Sacred Texts
This exhibit brings together contemporary artists, working in a variety of media, to engage the unfolding dynamic of sacred texts.

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