Dr. John Haldane — Challenges to Finding a Common Human Experience

Dr. John Haldane, Professor of Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews, discusses the difficulties people have in agreeing on the existence of a common human experience in this excerpt from his talk entitled “Three Perspectives on Human Life”.  Dr. Haldane’s lecture was sponsored by the Institute of Bioethics at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Dr. John Haldane — Three Perspectives on Human Life

Dr. John Haldane, Professor of Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews, delivers his talk entitled “Three Perspectives on Human Life”.  Dr. Haldane’s lecture was sponsored by the Institute of Bioethics at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Dr. Richard Fehring — Motivation and Technology Impacting NFP

Dr. Richard Fehring, Research Director and Professor at the Marquette University College of Nursing, discusses the effects of motivation on the effectiveness of NFP and the use of technology to increase awareness of NFP in this excerpt from his talk entitled “Scientific, Spiritual, and Marital Dynamics of Natural Family Planning.”  Dr. Fehring’s talk was part of the “Humanae Vitae at 45: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Holiness” Conference.

Dr. Richard Fehring — Scientific, Spiritual, and Marital Dynamics of Natural Family Planning

Dr. Richard Fehring, Research Director and Professor at the Marquette University College of Nursing, delivers his talk entitled “Scientific, Spiritual, and Marital Dynamics of Natural Family Planning.”  Dr. Fehring’s talk was part of the “Humanae Vitae at 45: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Holiness” Conference.

Inaugural Symposium Faculty RoundTable Discussion

This Faculty RoundTable Discussion was a part of the Inaugural Symposium on Catholic Higher Education and the New Evangelization.

Dr. Paul Symington — A Response to “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?”

Dr. Paul Symington, Associate Professor of Philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville, responds to Dr. John Rist’s keynote address “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the original talk here: Must Morality Be Grounded in God?

Dr. Jonathan Sanford — A Reponse to “Morality in God”

Dr. Jonathan Sanford, Professor of Philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville, gives a response to Dr. Christopher Tollefsen’s keynote presentation “Morality in God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the original talk: Morality in God.

Dr. John Rist — What is Meant By Morality?

Dr. John Rist, the Fr. Kurt Pritzl, O.P., Chair in Philosophy at Catholic University of America, defines morality in this excerpt from his keynote entitled “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the full talk here: Must Morality Be Grounded in God?

Dr. John Rist — Must Morality Be Grounded in God?

Dr. John Rist, the Fr. Kurt Pritzl, O.P., Chair in Philosophy at Catholic University of America, delivers a keynote address entitled “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the response to this talk here: A Response to “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?”

Dr. John Crosby — A Response to “Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God”

Dr. John Crosby, Director of the M.A. Philosophy Program at Franciscan University of Steubenville, responds to Dr. Mark Murphy’s paper entitled “Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the original talk here: Suárez’s “Best Argument” and the Dependence of Morality on God.

Dr. Mark Murphy — Keynote Excerpt

Dr. Mark Murphy, McDevitt Chair of Religious Philosophy at Georgetown University, discusses Morality and God in this excerpt from his keynote entitled “Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the full talk here: Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God.

Dr. Christopher Tollefsen — Morality and God

Dr. Christopher Tollefsen, Professor of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina, discusses the relationship between Morality and God in this excerpt from his keynote presentation entitled “Morality in God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the full talk here: Morality in God.

Dr. Christopher Tollefsen — Morality in God

Dr. Christopher Tollefsen, Professor of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina, gives a keynote presentation entitled “Morality in God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Dr. Mark Murphy — Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God

Dr. Mark Murphy, McDevitt Chair of Religious Philosophy at Georgetown University, delivers a keynote address entitled “Suárez’s ‘Best Argument’ and the Dependence of Morality on God” at the 2013 Annual Conference on Christian Philosophy, hosted by Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Fr. Dennis Gang, T.O.R. — Ready Our Hearts

Fr. Dennis Gang, T.O.R., Alumni Chaplain at Franciscan University of Steubenville, gives a homily about “Ready Our Hearts” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Dr. Ralph Martin — Lay People, Their Document, and the Mission of Christ

Dr. Ralph Martin, Consultor to the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization, speaks about “Lay People, Their Document, and the Mission of Christ” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Why Evangelize?  Does It Really Matter?

Dr. Ralph Martin — The Mission of the New Evangelization

Dr. Ralph Martin, Consultor to the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization, speaks about “The Mission of the New Evangelization” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Why Evangelize?  Does It Really Matter?

Dr. Ralph Martin — Why Evangelize? Does It Really Matter?

Dr. Ralph Martin, Consultor to the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization, speaks about “Why Evangelize? Does It Really Matter?” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Dr. John Bergsma — Marriage in the Beginning, Middle, and End of the Bible

Dr. John Bergsma, Associate Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, talks about “Marriage in the Beginning, Middle, and the End of the Bible” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Dr. John Bergsma — Marriage is an Icon of God’s Relationship to Humanity

Dr. John Bergsma, Associate Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, talks about “Marriage is an Icon of God’s Relationship to Humanity” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Dr. Scott Hahn — Response to Kimberly Hahn’s “Chosen and Cherished”

Dr. Scott Hahn, Professor of Theology at Franciscan University, responds to Kimberly Hahn’s  “Chosen and Cherished” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.  Dr. Scott Hahn is the Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch Kimberly Hahn’s talk here: Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage.

Steve Ray — Infant Baptism

Steve Ray, Producer of “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “Infant Baptism” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Steve Ray — By Faith Alone

Steve Ray, Producer of “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “By Faith Alone” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Steve Ray — Are You Born Again? A Catholic Response

Steve Ray, Producer of “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “Are You Born Again? A Catholic Response” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Fr. Mark Ott — A Glimpse at Saints Joachim and Anne

An excerpt from the Homily of Fr. Mark Ott, where he talks about “A Glimpse at Saints Joachim and Anne” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the whole homily here: Homily on the Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne.

Fr. Mark Ott — Homily on the Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne

Fr. Mark Ott gives a homily on the Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Steve Ray — We’re Out to Save

Steve Ray, Producer or “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “We’re Out to Save” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Spreading the Gospel Back Then and All Over Again.

Steve Ray — The New Evangelization: Learning from the Early Church

Steve Ray, Producer or “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “The New Evangelization: Learning from the Early Church” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Spreading the Gospel Back Then and All Over Again.

Steve Ray — Spreading the Gospel Back Then and All Over Again

Steve Ray, Producer or “Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine,” speaks about “Spreading the Gospel Back Then and All Over Again” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Dr. John Bergsma — Testimony

Dr. John Bergsma, Theology Professor at Franciscan University of Steubenville, delivers his testimony at the 2009 Defending the Faith Summer Conference.

VIDEO: Watch a five-minute clip from this talk here.

Dr. Scott Hahn — Abba or Allah: The Difference It Makes

Dr. Scott Hahn, Fr. Michael Scanlan Chair in Biblical Theology, spoke to Franciscan University of Steubenville’s 2011 Defending the Faith Conference “Ambassadors for Christ” on “Abba or Allah:The Difference it Makes.” “For the last quarter of a century,” said Dr. Hahn, “I have shared a conviction with a growing number of people that Islam really does represent the single greatest force of the third millennium and also the single greatest challenge and threat to Christianity worldwide.” Dr. Hahn explains the very different conceptions of God in Islam (as Allah, Master) and in Christianity (as Abba, Father) and their consequences for life, religion, and interreligious encounters. “There’s a profound difference between slavery and sonship,” Hahn declared. “Until the sons of God outserve the slaves of God, Christianity is going to continue to dissolve.”

VIDEO: Watch a five-minute, a ten-minute, and a twenty-minute clip from this talk.

Kimberly Hahn — Knowing God’s Will, Transforming Your Mind

Kimberly Hahn, popular speaker and author of many books, gave the closing keynote talk entitled “Knowing God’s Will, Transforming Your Mind” at Franciscan University of Steubenville’s 2010 Defending the Faith Conference “Be Transformed by the Renewal of Your Mind.”  In her talk, Kimberly exhorted the audience to embrace the path to holiness and give themselves entirely over to Jesus Christ.  “What has Jesus withheld from you?  Nothing,” she said.  “And he asks the same in return.  We are to give all of ourselves to him…Don’t be conformed to this world.  We don’t even know the ways we are conformed to this world!  We don’t even know the ways in which we are influenced!…How do we even begin to change the way we think if we are immersed in our own culture?  That comes from the transformation of our minds.”

 

VIDEO: Watch a five-minute and a thirty-minute clip from this talk.

Dr. Michael Barber — Millennium: Unlocking the Book of Revelation

Dr. Michael Barber, Professor of Theology and Scripture at John Paul the Great Catholic University, gives a talk on the Book of Revelation at the Applied Biblical Studies Conference at Franciscan University of Steubenville in July 2010.

 

VIDEO: Watch a five-minute or a twenty-minute clip from this talk.

Dr. Scott Hahn — Courtship, Engagement and Marriage: A Model for the New Evangelization

Dr. Scott Hahn, Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, speaks about “Courtship, Engagement and Marriage: A Model For the New Evangelization” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio. Dr. Scott Hahn is the Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Watch the full talk here: The Evangelical Catholic Moment?: The Bible, the Eucharist, and the New Evangelization.

Dr. Scott Hahn — The Evangelical Catholic Moment?: The Bible, the Eucharist, and the New Evangelization

Dr. Scott Hahn, Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, speaks about “The Evangelical Catholic Moment? The Bible, the Eucharist, and the New Evangelization” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio. Dr. Scott Hahn is the Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Kimberly Hahn — Understanding Marital Leadership

Kimberly Hahn, author of the Life Nurturing Love series, speaks on “Understanding Marital Leadership” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage.

Kimberly Hahn — How to Dance

Kimberly Hahn, author of the Life Nurturing Love series, speaks on “How to Dance” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage.

Kimberly Hahn — Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage

Kimberly Hahn, author of the Life Nurturing Love series, speaks on “Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch Dr. Scott Hahn’s response: Response to Kimberly Hahn’s “Chosen and Cherished.”

Dr. Edward Sri — Value Vs. Virtue

Dr. Edward Sri, Provost and Professor of Theology at the Augustine Institute in Denver, Colorado, talks about “Value vs. Virtue” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Lead a Life Worthy of the Calling to Which You Have Been Called: The Virtues of the Christian Disciple.

Dr. Edward Sri — Lead a Life Worthy of the Calling to Which You Have Been Called: The Virtues of the Christian Disciple

Dr. Edward Sri, Provost and Professor of Theology at the Augustine Institute in Denver, Colorado, talks about “Lead a Life Worthy of the Calling to Which You Have Been Called: The Virtues of  the Christian Disciple” at the 2012 Applied Biblical Studies Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Patrick Madrid — Written on a Napkin

Patrick Madrid, Author of “Envoy for Christ: 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist,” speaks on “Written on a Napkin” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the whole talk here: The Shock of Divine Kinship.

Patrick Madrid — Speak the Truth

Patrick Madrid, Author of “Envoy for Christ: 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist,” speaks on “Speak the Truth” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: The Shock of Divine Kinship.

Patrick Madrid — The Shock of Divine Kinship

Patrick Madrid, Author of “Envoy for Christ: 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist,” speaks on “The Shock of Divine Kinship” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Robert Spencer — Evangelization and Islam: The Dangers, Difficulties, and Rewards of Sharing the Faith with Muslims

Robert Spencer, the Director of Jihad Watch, speaks about “Evangelization and Islam: The Dangers, Difficulties, and Rewards of Sharing the Faith with Muslims” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — A Healthy Patriotism

Jeff Fortenberry, the Republican Congressman of Nebraska in the United States House of Representatives, speaks about “A Healthy Patriotism” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Protecting Our Religious Freedom.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — The Government Can’t Fix All Problems

Jeff Fortenberry, the Republican Congressman of Nebraska in the United States House of Representatives, speaks about “The Government Can’t Fix All Problems” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Protecting Our Religious Freedom.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — Reflections on Normandy

Jeff Fortenberry, the Republican Congressman of Nebraska in the United States House of Representatives, speaks about “Reflections on Normandy” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Protecting Our Religious Freedom.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — Protecting Our Religious Freedom

Jeff Fortenberry, the Republican Congressman of Nebraska in the United States House of Representatives, speaks about “Protecting Our Religious Freedom” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Kimberly Hahn — Sin Clutters the Path

Kimberly Hahn, author of the Life Nurturing Love series, speaks on “Sin Clutters the Path” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Overcoming Our Fears: Loving Enough to Share the Gospel

Kimberly Hahn — Why Worry?

Kimberly Hahn, author of the Life Nurturing Love series, speaks on “Why Worry?” at the 2012 Defending the Faith Conference here on campus in Steubenville, Ohio.

Watch the full talk here: Overcoming Our Fears: Loving Enough to Share the Gospel

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