Theology for Life

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.

 Participate in as many sessions as you wish. Cost: $30.00 per session; $100.00 for all four sessions

To register or for more information, call 314.256.8807, or send e-mail to

This year, the Institute will be offering video-recordings of these sessions to those who are not in the St Louis area. If you'd like to register for this option, click here

Past sessions have been led by popular, engaging speakers, including 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. Theology for Life topics have included:

  • 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
  • Pope Francis's Preaching

All are welcome to join us for a single session or for the entire series.