Presenters for 2017 Fall Series:

October 3:  Dr. Ghazala Hayat, M.D. | Neurologist, Saint Louis University School of Medicine

October 10: Dr. Bahar Bastani, M.D.Nephrologist, Saint Louis University School of Medicine

October 17: Imam Jilali KacemMasjid Daraljalal

October 24: Nauman Wadalawala, Esq.Islamic Foundation of St. Louis
                       Dr. David OughtonDepartment of Theology, Saint Louis University

October 31: James ComninellisOffice of Ecumenical & Inter-Religious Affairs, Archdiocese of St. Louis
Student PanelMuslim Student Association, Saint Louis University


Theology for Life is a weekly lecture series exploring topics of interest to those seeking to deepen their understanding of the world through the lens of Catholic faith. Sessions have been led by popular, engaging speakers, including Sr. Juliet Mousseau, RSCJ, Fr. Don Goergen, O.P., Paul Coutinho, S.J., Rev. Seán Martin,
Sr. Carolyn Sur, S.S.N.D., and Sr. Carla Mae Streeter, OP.

Past topics have included:

  • Catholic Fact or Fiction: Legends, True Stories, and Conspiracies

  • Who is God? Who am I? The Christian Calling to Transformation

  • Backpacking with the Saints - Nature Wandering as Spiritual Practice

  • Embracing the Holy Spirit

  • Eastern Spirituality

  • Did Jesus Have a Sense of Humor?

  • The Interface of Psychology and Spiritual Experience

  • Universal Spirituality

  • Hildegard of Bingen

  • In Search of My Soul

For information regarding future sessions, call  314.256.8800, or send e-mail to