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A different internship in the Eternal City

ROME  — A group of four students from Lehigh University, situated in Bethlehem, PA, arrived in Rome June 20 for a six week internship program at The Lay Centre. They will  participate in various activities at The Lay Centre, have opportunities for … Continue reading

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University of St Thomas freshmen explore social teachings

by A. J. Boyd ROME — Every freshman at the University of St. Thomas (Houston, TX) is expected to participate in a Freshman symposium during their first year of university studies, focusing on some part of the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, … Continue reading

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Opening doors to a new reality of dialogue

ROME – The Lay Centre welcomed Father John Keating, O.Carm, who presided a Mass of Thanksgiving with the student community for the end of the academic year. He said The Lay Centre offers a place in the modern world to meet … Continue reading

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Lay Centre welcomes Muslim students for weeklong program

By Matthew Doeing This past weekend The Lay Centre welcomed students from Cambridge Muslim College in the United Kingdom and Tübingen University in Germany, who are part of the “Christians and Muslims in Dialogue” program. This program, conducted annually and co-ordinated among … Continue reading

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Networking Meeting on Catholic Higher Education in Rome

By A. J. Boyd On Friday, 11 March, The Lay Centre, in collaboration with the Rome Centre of The Catholic University of America and Australian Catholic University, was host to a first-of-its-kind networking forum of Catholic higher education in Rome. The … Continue reading

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Friendly evening with Passionist Priests

It has already become a tradition that once a year The Lay Centre‘s resident community visits the Passionist priests generalate. They generously welcome us in their house, on the Caelium Hill, since 2009. In a spirit of hospitality and friendship, we had Mass … Continue reading

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Mexican people place hope in Pope Francis

MORELIA, Mexico — Pope Francis visited the city of Morelia, in central Mexico, on Tuesday — one of his final stops on his six-day apostolic journey to Mexico, which began Feb. 12. Lay Centre alumna Dr. Janette Ann Cortés Núñez … Continue reading

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