Father James J. Bacik is a widely-regarded theologian, writer, lecturer and pastor who served as campus minister and adjunct professor of humanities at the University of Toledo for more than 30 years. He was called “one of America’s finest, most insightful theologians, with a remarkable capacity for clear writing and effective teaching” by Richard P. McBrien, Professor of Theology at Notre Dame University.
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James Bacik: “Teilhard de Chardin: Fostering a Dialogue Between Christian Faith and Evolutionary Science”July 15, 2014
James Bacik | Teilhard de Chardin: Fostering a Dialogue Between Christian Faith and Evolutionary Science | July 15, 2014 | Franciscan Center – Lourdes University Run Time: 01:07:47 Click here to view the lecture video.
Fr. James Bacik | “Karen Armstrong: Developing the Virtue of Compassion” | June 9, 2014 | Franciscan Center Run Time: 1:05 Father James Bacik spoke on Karen Armstrong. The presentation was held at the Franciscan Center. Support for Knowledge Stream is provided, in part, by a generous gift from The Appold Family Charitable Trust. Click […]