Press

Dr. Phillip Thompson responds to questions about papal election

Modern Catholicism Students at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit

Professor Mary Ann Glendon

Sr. Carol Keehan being interviewed at Emory University
Photo by Michael Alexander, Georgia Bulletin

Rosy Gomez, Catholic Studies Minor, getting assistance on archival material at the Pitts Theology Library

Father Timothy Radcliffe, O.P. visits Modern Catholicism class.

President John Jenkins of the University of Notre Dame

Press/Multimedia Coverage

We welcome all press inquiries and they need to be directed to the Executive Director of the Aquinas Center, Dr. Phillip Thompson, pthomp8@emory.edu. The following are articles and interviews that feature an activity, speaker, or program of the Aquinas Center of Theology.

 

CNN

“5 things to know about the new pope” by Holly Yan, CNN, March 17, 2013

“Francis, open up the church” Op/Ed by Phillip M. Thompson, Special to CNN, March 14, 2013 http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/13/opinion/thompson-pope-next-steps/index.html

 

Associated Press

“Pope Benedict XVI: Reshaped papacy raises questions for church future” By Rachel Zoll, The Associated Press, February 23, 2013

 

Huffington Post

“Would Thomas Merton Use an iPad? Contemplation, Technology and Discernment”, by Carl McColman, Huffington Post, January 3, 2013
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Channel 46 News Atlanta

“Significance of pope's new name, what his selection means to Georgia Catholics” TV interview of Dr. Phillip Thompson, Channel 46 News, March 13, 2013 http://www.cbsatlanta.com/story/21634606/significance-of-popes-name

 

Channel 11 News Atlanta

“Interview of Brenda Wood of Dr. Phillip Thompson”, Channel 5 News, March 13, 2013

 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

“Sister Carol Keehan discusses Catholic healthcare at Emory” by Shelia Poole, Atlanta Journal Constitution, March 19, 2013
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“Historic selection in Rome resonates with metro Atlantans” by Shelia Poole, Atlanta Journal Constitution, March 13, 2013

“What next for the Vatican? Emory program to explore pope’s resignation” by Shelia Poole, Atlanta Journal Constitution, March 13, 2013

“Atlanta archbishop: pope’s decision shows commitment to church” by Shelia Poole, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Feb. 11, 2013

“Atlanta archbishop: pope’s decision shows commitment to church” by Shelia Poole at the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 http://www.myajc.com/news/news/local/atlanta-archbishop-popes-decision-shows-commitment/nWL7z/

 

Georgia Bulletin Articles

“Film profiles sisters’ work among poor, homeless, imprisoned” by Nichole Golden, December 6, 2013
http://georgiabulletin.org/news/2013/12/film-profiles-sisters-work-among-poor-homeless-imprisoned/

“Brief pontificate had great impact” by Andrew Nelson Georgia Bulletin, July 18, 2013
http://georgiabulletin.org/news/2013/07/brief-pontificate-had-great-impact/

“CHA Head: ‘Dialogue’ HHS Conflict ‘To Resolution’” by Andrew Nelson, Georgia Bulletin, March 28, 2013
http://georgiabulletin.org/news/2013/03/cha-head-dialogue-hhs-conflict-to-resolution/

"Dominican Sees Vitality in Church Roots, Frontiers" (April 12, 2012)

"Aquinas Center Vision Recharging in 25th Year" (April 12, 2012)

"Brief pontificate had great impact” by Andrew Nelson Georgia Bulletin (July 18, 2013)

"Glendon Speaks on Threats to Religious Freedom" (September 29, 2011)

"ND President Speaks On Faith Beliefs In Public Square" (April 28, 2011)

"Conference Explores Being Catholic in the Workplace" (March 4, 2010)

"Vatican Astronomer Discusses Elusive Truth of Science" (March 4, 2010)

"Cardinal Brings vivid Lessons to Catholic Studies Class" (March 18, 2010)

"Ecumenist Sees New Moment To Proclaim God of Love" (March 18, 2010)

"Vatican Astronomer To Speak At Emory, Agnes Scott" (February 4, 2010)

"Annual Catholic Business Conference Set For Feb. 20" (February 4, 2010)

"Aquinas Center Welcome New Board Members" (December 10, 2009)

"Father and Son Books" (September 3, 2009)

"Mary Rachel Taylor - First Student to Complete Catholic Studies Minor at Emory University"

“Business Leaders Learn Ways to Mesh Faith, Work” (March 19, 2009)

“Catholic Attorneys Debate Illegal Immigration” (March 12, 2009)

“Catholic Attorneys to Debate Illegal Immigration” (January 22, 2009)

“Priest Lives Life As Journey Toward ‘God Of Peace’” (November 27, 2008)

“Archbishop Speaks on Death Penalty at Emory” (October 16, 2008)

“Merton Scholars Mark 40 Years Since Scholar’s Death” (October 23, 2008)

“Archbishop to Speak on Death Penalty at Emory” (September 25, 2008)

“Phillip Thompson Named Aquinas Director” (May 15, 2008)

 

Catholic News Service

"Christian values best antidote to partisanship, Father Jenkins says" (April 29, 2011)
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Emory Report

“Catholic Healthcare Association Chief to Speak at Emory”, Emory Report, March 13, 2013

 

Emory Spirited Thinking, Religion and Ethics

“In Rome with the new pope: Emory student has front-row view” by Elaine Justice, Emory Spirited Thinking, Religion and Ethics blog, March 14, 2013 https://blogs.emory.edu/spiritedthinking/2013/03/14/in-rome-with-the-new-pope-emory-student-has-front-row-view/

“Next pope will turn a corner, leadership-wise” by Elaine Justice, Emory Spirited Thinking, Religion and Ethics, February 13, 2013 https://blogs.emory.edu/spiritedthinking/2013/02/13/next-pope-will-turn-a-corner-leadership-wise/

“Got the digital holiday blues? ‘Returning to Reality’ is one option” by Elaine Justice, Emory Spirited Thinking, Religion and Ethics, December 5, 2012 https://blogs.emory.edu/spiritedthinking/2012/12/05/got-the-digital-holiday-blues-returning-to-reality-is-one-option/

 

National Catholic Reporter

“For those in the Atlanta area: Two talks by CHA president” by Zoe Ryan, National Catholic Reporter, Mar. 19, 2013

“Sister Helen Prejean: Challenging the death penalty as a spiritual journey” by Kimber Williams, Emory Report, September 21, 2012

“Postcards to Emory: Summer travel updates from faculty and staff” by Leslie King, Emory Report, Sep. 3, 2012

“Aquinas Center Celebrates 25 Years” (September 14, 2011)

"Cardinal Kasper, global Catholic leader, to visit Emory" (March 1, 2010)

“Universal lessons in brotherhood of learning” (April 6, 2009)

“Explore spiritual dimensions of Tolkien” (September 22, 2008)

“Flannery O'Connor, Freud to be discussed at Emory” Emory Report Oct. 28, 2012