Center for the Study of Latino/a Christianity and Religions


Center for the Study of Latino/a Christianity and Religions


March 31 – April 11, 2014 

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 Flier Listing Public Events with Dr. Segovia:  PDF | JPG


Tuesday, December 3, 2013

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Dr. Miguel H. Díaz

Dr. Miguel H. Díaz Public Lecture:
“Revisiting the Garden of Eden: God, Communal Relations, and the Quest for Peace”
Response by Dr. Charles E. Curran, Elizabeth Scurlock University Professor of Human Values at SMU
Perkins Chapel – 5:00 pm

Thanks to a collaboration between Perkins School of Theology and University Park United Methodist Church in Dallas, Dr. Díaz will preach at University Park UMC Sunday, December 8, at 11:00 am.

Dr. Miguel H. Díaz is University Professor of Faith and Culture at Dayton University, and former United States Ambassador to the Holy See in Rome, Italy.

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Dr. Arlene Sánchez Walsh Keynote Public Lecture – February 21, 2013
Great Hall of Elizabeth Perkins Prothro Hall, 7:00 pm

Dr. Arlene Sánchez Walsh is a visiting scholar sponsored by the Center for the Study of Latino/a Christianity and Religions at Perkins School of Theology, and 2012-2013 visiting professor at Perkins.

Fr. Miguel Ventura – March 20-21, 2012
Public Lecture: The 40th Anniversary of Liberation
Co-sponsored with the Embrey Human Rights Program
Chapel service in memory of Archbishop Oscar Romero

"Environmental Justice and Maquilladora Murders" – April 26, 2012
Presenter: Dr. Daisy L. Machado | Respondent: Dr. Evelyn Parker
An event in the "Migration Matters" series, with the Embrey Human Rights Program at SMU

Dr. Elsa Tamez, Sermon and Lecture  February 15-16, 2012

La Mujer in Latino Literature: The New Mestizaje and Its Social and Spiritual Dimensions
Interdisciplinary Dialogue  April 19, 2011 

Crypto Judaism in the American Southwest: Hidden Religious Roots of Hispanic Peoples – April 25, 2010

A Struggle for Social Justice: The Chicano Voice of Julian Samora
How Does His Legacy Respond to Conservatives’ Attacks on Churches That Preach Social Justice?
– April 14, 2010