On May 7, 2015, director and founder of the Saint Benedict Forum, Dr. Jared Ortiz, was invited to give a lecture, “Raised to New Life: Grace and Divinization,” for a wonderful monthly lecture series, Authenticum, sponsored by Catechetical Foundations.
Mindful of the manifold gifts of God dispersed throughout the world, ten Hope College students and two Catholic leaders from the local parish traveled to Haiti over spring break to learn more about the beauty and wonder of God’s Spirit at work through the people we encountered.We did not travel as tourists but as guests […]
Jack Mulder, co-founder of the Saint Benedict Forum and chair of Hope College’s Philosophy Department, discusses his journey from the Reformed Church of America to the Catholic Church on EWTN’s Journey Home with Marcus Grodi.
The Saint Benedict Forum was pleased to partner with their friends at Hope College’s Tocqueville Forum to bring Chad Pecknold to campus on Thursday, April 7th, to speak on “Freedom for Truth: The Fate of Religious Liberty in Liberal Orders.” You can watch Dr. Pecknold’s astute talk here: C.C. Pecknold, PhD (Cambridge) teaches historical and […]
As Catholics and Christians, how are we to think about and care for the environment? On April 6, 2016, Omar Gutierrez addressed this question as he meditated on the themes of Pope Francis’ latest encyclical, Laudato Si’. You can watch his excellent talk, “Praise Be to You, My Lord: How Christians Should Think about the […]
The Saint Benedict Forum is pleased to partner with their friends at the Lumen Christi Institute and Aquinas College to honor the great Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I., who passed away last year. On Tuesday, April 5th, at 7:00…
Along with 15 other student organizations, academic departments, and programs at Hope College, the Saint Benedict Forum invites you to join us for a screening of the thought-provoking and award-winning film, Poverty, Inc. Saturday, April 2, 2016 7:00 p.m. The Knickerbocker Theater 86 E. 8th Street Downtown Holland Free and Open to the Public Focusing on the worldwide […]