A partnership between the Franciscan Study Center at Tilburg University, NL and the Franciscan Institute at Saint Bonaventure University, NY
How Immersion in Nature Benefits Your Health
David Couturier   |   November 18, 2021
Spirituality | Care

A growing body of research points to the beneficial effects that exposure to the natural world has on health, reducing stress and promoting healing.

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Contemplative Practices
Krijn Pansters   |   November 10, 2021
Society | Spirituality

There's an untapped potential of contemplative practices as a daily lifestyle habit that can promote public health.

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Ignatius Brady Lecture Series - Third Lecture
David Couturier   |   November 9, 2021
Society | Spirituality

This lecture will explore "order" from a musical perspective in order to understand better how Bonaventure can guide contemporary ethical and political thinking.

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Trust and the Franciscan Tradition

Drawing on the ideas and examples of St. Francis and those he inspired, this conference will seek to provide fresh resources for conceiving of and developing trust.

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Why Trust Matters
Krijn Pansters   |   November 3, 2021
Politics | Society | Spirituality | Economy | Leadership

Why Trust Matters shows how a concept that we rarely associate with the discipline of economics is central to the social systems that govern our lives.

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