Professor Clooney will consider the value today of inter-religious study and dialogue. Drawing on his recent work in Hindu-Christian comparative studies, he will ask what we might learn from comparative studies in the area of worship, ritual and devotion.
About Professor Francis X Clooney SJ
Professor Francis X Clooney SJ is the global authority on comparative theology. He is Parkman Professor of Divinity and Professor of Comparative Theology, Harvard Divinity School, and held the position of Director of the Center for the Study of World Religions at Harvard from 2010 to June 2017. Professor Clooney is also a 2017 Distinguished Visiting Research Fellow in the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, Australian Catholic University.