Robert Mager will be Visiting Fellow of the Msgr. John Mary Fraser Centre for Practical Theology for 2019-2020. He has taught Christology and Fundamental Theology at Université du Québec (Trois-Rivières, 1994-2004), and Practical Theology at Université Laval (Quebec City, 2004-2015). He has served as Officer, Secretary and Vice-president of the International Academy of Practical Theology (2011-2017). Professor Mager has authored many articles on the fundamentals of practical theology and on religion in modern Quebec. During his stay at Regis College, he will be working on a model proposal for practical theology as a discipline. This Fall 2019, he will offer a public presentation entitled “Scandal or Trial? Quebec’s recent law on laïcité of the State, and the demise of religion” on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. The Winter 2020 lecture will be in French, “La théologie pratique comme pratique théologique. Une lecture d’Actes 10-11”, with English summary followed by bilingual discussion, on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
For more information about Professor Mager’s upcoming public lecture, please visit the Regis College event page.