The New York City Lecture Series in Church History offers an in-depth discussion of consecutive periods in the life of Christendom each year from September through May.
The Roman Forum Lectures in Church History 2014–2015
War in Heaven
and the City of Man
Laying the Groundwork for a Garden of Earthly Delights, 1629-1689
John C. Rao
(D. Phil., Oxford)
Associate Professor of History, St. John’s University
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All sessions will meet on
Sundays, at 2:30 p.m.
(See schedule below for specific dates of lectures.)
$15 payable at the door / Wine & cheese reception following
University Church of St. Joseph
371 Sixth Avenue
New York, N.Y.
The entrance to the Church Hall is on Washington Place, south of Waverly Place.
Subway: A, B, C, D, E, F, V to West 4th Street.
Stairways to Heaven: The Baroque Cultural Environment
Popes, Bishops, Religious, & Tridentine Reform: I
Popes, Bishops, Religious, & Tridentine Reform: II
Dévots, Bon Français & Ambiguous Christian Monarchy
Westphalia and the Collapse of International Christendom
Baroque Regalism and the Fractured Empire
The Regalist Onslaught in the Ibero-Italian World
New World Christianity: Religion, Regalism, & the Creoles
Jansenius, Saint-Cyran, the Great Arnauld, & Port Royal
Regalism, Le Roi Soleil, and the Gallican Threat
Piety, Mysticism, and Pastoral Discontents
Intercontinental Crimes Committed in the Name of Grace
The Turk You Will Always Have With You
Raskol and Russian Tsardom
Descartes, Deus, et Machina
The Dutch Kaleidoscope and the Shadow of Spinoza
Manifold Agonies of the Anglican World
Glorious Revolution & the Foundations of Locke Land