In 2024 the Franciscan world is celebrating the 800th anniversary of the Stigmata of St. Francis. An academic convocation is being planned to mark this event.
Franciscan University of Steubenville
September 12-14, 2024
In celebration of the eighth centenary of St. Francis of Assisi’s reception of the stigmata on Mount La Verna, Franciscan University of Steubenville and Saint Francis University will host a weekend-long academic conference on the topic of this historic event. All those interested in the life of St. Francis and the legacy of his stigmatization from every discipline and field are invited to submit paper proposals.
Suggestions for paper topics include but are not limited to:
If interested, please send a 400-word proposal and a one-page CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline: March 1, 2024