Monday, October 25, 2010


God Exists! Five Proofs for the Existence of God,
lecture by Fr. Gerard Rusak,
Oct. 26, 7 p.m.,
Room 386, University College, University of Manitoba.

This lecture will go through and explain the five proofs for the existence of God as set forth by St. Thomas Aquinas, one of the greatest thinkers of all times.


Monday, October 18, 2010

Charles Taylor

Charles Taylor @ the University of Winnipeg

The Knowles-Woodsworth Centre for Theology and Public Policy ( is pleased to bring renowned author and philosopherCharles Taylor to Winnipeg. Taylor will be speaking onSolidarity and Diversity in a Secular Age. The event is open to the general public at no charge. “The change I want to define and trace is one which takes us from a society in which it was virtually impossible not to believe in God, to one in which faith, even for the staunchest believer, is one human possibility among others.” (Charles Taylor, A Secular Age) Charles Taylor is Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Philosophy at McGill University. Taylor was the co-chair of the Taylor-Bouchard Commission on Reasonable Accommodation in Quebec. His books include A Secular Age, which highly respected sociologist of religion Robert Bellah called “one of the most important books to be written in my lifetime”.

When: October 28, 2010, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Where: Convocation Hall @ the University of Winnipeg (515 Portage Ave.)