For Immediate Release: February 13, 2014
Providence College’s Randall Professor to Speak on Adult Faith
Providence, R.I. — Rev. Paul Philibert, O.P., ’58, this year’s Rev. Robert J. Randall Professor in Christian Culture at Providence College, will present his second Randall Lecture of the academic year, “What is Adult Faith,” on Thursday, February 27, at 4:30 p.m. in Aquinas Lounge, on campus. (1 Cunningham Square, Providence, R.I.)
Fr. Philibert is a professor of theology and the Chair of the Board of the Congar Institute for Ministry Development, (a ministry of the Southern Dominican Province) and concurrently, a Scholar in Residence and Chaplain, Dominican Monastery in Lufkin, Texas.
Fr. Philibert is the tenth scholar to serve as the Randall Professor. He is teaching a course in the Liberal Arts Honor Program: spring semester – “Maturity of Faith."
The Randall Professorship, the College’s first endowed chair, was established in 2002 and is named for Father Randall, who taught at PC for more than 25 years. The professor exemplifies Father Randall’s commitment to educational excellence and teaching in the Department of English, the Development of Western Civilization Program, and the Liberal Arts Honors Program.
His presentation is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 401-865-2587.