Windows on Theology Continuous Learning Series

For more information about the Windows on Theology Continuous Learning Series, please contact inquiries@RegisCollege.ca or call 416-922-5474 x221 (Note office closed for Christmas holiday from December 14, 2012 until January 2, 2013.)

September to November 2012:

You Will Renew Yourselves by Caring for the Word, presented by Jack Costello, S.J.

Predro Arrupe, S.J., former General Superior of the Society of Jesus, advised his followers with the prophetic words Sese renovare mundo serviendo - you will renew yourselves by caring for the world. Regis College President Jack Costello will explore the opporunity for renewal offered by engagmenet with the world today.

Eight weeks starting Wednesday September 19th, 2012 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Cost $175.00

Registration

Please read the conditions of registration below.

Register by mail by downloading registration form and completing by hand. Enclose cheque payable to "Regis College" and mail to Regis College, 100 Wellesley Street West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2Z5.

Seating is limited. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

January to March 2013:

Responding to 21st Century Atheism, presented by Scott Lewis, S.J.
and the Faculty of Regis College

Professor Scott Lewis and six of his colleagures from the faculty of Regis College will explore responses to the challenges presented by contemporary atheism. Eight lectures will discuss the role of Scripture, tradition, theology, psychology and pastoral studies to addres the questions about human living posed by today's culture and climate of disbelief.

Eight weeks starting Wednesday January 16th, 2012 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Cost $175.00

Registration

Please read the conditions of registration below.

Register by mail by downloading registration form and completing by hand. Enclose cheque payable to "Regis College" and mail to Regis College, 100 Wellesley Street West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2Z5.

Seating is limited. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

May to June 2013:

Vatican II: Fifty Years of Evolution and Revolution in the Catholic Church, presented by Dr. Meg Lavin

Vatican II forced Catholics to think differently about their church, themselves, and how they witness to their faith in the world.  What was Vatican II?  How did it affect church structure?  How did it change the lives of the faithful? 

This series will explore the history of Vatican II and how it has shaped church practice over the past fifty years.  It will focus on issues

that continue to have an impact on church life and governance, including the inner structure of the church, the relationship of the church to the world, ecumenism and interfaith dialogue, the liturgical life of the church, the role of the laity, and the use of the Bible in the Catholic tradition.

Eight weeks starting Thursday May 2nd, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Cost $175.00

Registration

Please read the conditions of registration below.

Register by mail by downloading registration form and completing by hand. Enclose cheque payable to "Regis College" and mail to Regis College, 100 Wellesley Street West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2Z5.

Seating is limited. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

Additional Information

Regis College is located at 100 Wellesley Street West, Toronto, near the corner of Queen's Park Crescent East. Regis College is on the 94 Wellesley TTC bus route and a short walk (south) from the Museum subway station. Public parking is available in the University of St. Michael's College parking lot on St. Joseph Street, one block north of Regis College. The venue is accessible.

Conditions of Enrolment

Before registering, please read the conditions of enrolment.

  1. Windows on Theology courses are non-credit courses. No record of attendance or payment receipt will be issued.
  2. Participation in each course is restricted to registrants only.
  3. All onsite course participants will receive a temporary Regis College library card.
  4. Cancellation must be requested in writing prior to the course. Only completed forms with full payment will be processed. Confirmation will be emailed to applicants.
  5. Regis College reserves the right to cancel or change the course offered.

If you experience difficulty, please contact inquiries@RegisCollege.ca or call 416-922-5474 x221.

Regis College is the Jesuit School of Theology in the University of Toronto and a founding memebr of the Toronto School of Theology.

Members of the public interested in theological education are invited to attend an open house in October and March each year.