Now in their thirteenth year, the Lumen Christi Institute Summer Seminars in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition introduce participants to central themes, figures, and texts from the Catholic tradition. Please see the individual application pages for details and application requirements. If you have questions, read our FAQs below or Contact us.



We are still accepting applications for:

Explorations in Integral Ecology: Science, Theology, and Creation:  Admission granted on rolling basis.

Theology for Engineers and Scientists: Technology, Environment, and the Pursuit of Wisdom: Admission granted on rolling basis.

The Thought of Rene Girard: Understanding the Faith in a Secular AgeAdmission granted on a rolling basis.

Religion and Human Flourishing: May 14

The following Summer 2023 Seminars deadlines are closed:

Catholic Social Thought in Business Education: March 8

The Thought of John Henry Newman: March 8

Truth and Authority in Augustine's City of God: March 8

Monastic Wisdom: March 8

Economics and Catholic Social Thought: A Primer: March 8

Gregory Nazianzen's Theological Orations: March 13


You can also read about our 2022 seminars.