Forthcoming Events

On Thursday, June 13, 2024 (at 3:00 PM - Álvaro del Portillo Hall), the academic ceremony in honor of prof. Giorgio Faro took place on the occasion of his leave from the School of Philosophy. Moderated by prof. Labastida, prof. Cito and prof. Rodríguez Luño participated. Prof. Faro delivered a Lectio Brevis on Nietzsche and the Aristocrats of Labor.      
Applications are now open for the De Lubac Award, 2025 edition, promoted by the French Embassy to the Holy See through the French Institute - Centre Saint-Louis and aimed at students of Pontifical Universities, as well as universities and institutions in Rome. The call for applications is active until July 19, 2024. It is reserved for doctoral students who have successfully defended a thesis between July 1, 2023, and June 30, 2024. The research fields of interest encompass all disciplines mentioned in the apostolic constitution Veritatis gaudium on Universities and Ecclesiastical Faculties of December 8, 2017 (Article 70 of the Common Norms).
Friday, June 21, 2024 (11:00 AM, Aula Magna "Giovanni Paolo II"), the usual event "Welcome to... Alumni Santa Croce 2024" will take place for those who have completed their studies at our University during this academic year. Our guest will be one of our alumnus from the School of Theology (PhD 2015), Father Alberto Giardina, currently the Director of the National Liturgical Office of the Italian Episcopal Conference. Following the event, there will be a Holy Mass celebrated in the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare. The day will conclude with a convivial gathering in the courtyard. It will be possible to follow the event via
On Saturday, June 8, 2024, starting at 7:30 PM, the Office for Promotion & Development Italy organized the annual fundraising evening for scholarships to be awarded to priest students and seminarians attending our University. This year's program included a concert by Maestro Olga Zdorenko inside the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare. Following the concert, dinner took place on the terrace of the Palazzo dell'Apollinare.
Volume 9, Issue 1 (2024) of the scientific journal Church, Communication and Culture from the School of Communication is available. Various topics are addressed, from the decoding of Christian iconography to the analysis of papal messages on the World Day of Peace. Two case studies are proposed, focusing on the management of dissent by Communication offices. Link to the new issue Church, Communication & Culture is the academic journal of the School of Communication at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross. It is dedicated to deepening the knowledge and understanding of the dialogue between
On Tuesday, June 4, 2024 (3:30 PM, Benedict XVI Hall), OMNES Magazine and the CASE Group active at the Faculty of Canon Law have organized a meeting with the President of the IOR, Jean-Baptiste Douville de Franssu, titled Transparency and Co-responsibility in the Support of the Church. The event was held in English and aimed to highlight the work carried out by the Institute for the Works of Religion in favor of transparent and proactive management, as well as its main lines of action. The proceedings was moderated by prof. Jesús Miñambres, Professor of Canon Property Law and head of the CASE Group
On Thursday, May 30, 2024, our Rector Luis Navarro and Dr. Massimo Aureli, the educational director of the Dante Alighieri Society, signed the agreement between the two institutions for the organization and delivery of Intensive Italian Courses for Santa Croce students, the PLIDA (Progetto Lingua Italiana Dante Alighieri) certification exams, and other courses held at the SDA headquarters.
On Tuesday, June 25, 2024, (at 4:00 PM in the "Giovanni Paolo II" Aula Magna), the Ceremony of Emeritus will be held for Professor Luis Navarro, Ordinary Professor of Personal Law at the School of Canon Law, current Rector Magnificus, and President of CRUIPRO. The entire academic community and all who wish to attend are cordially invited to share this significant moment with our outgoing Rector. A reception will follow. Invitation  
Volume 9/2023 of Forum, Supplement to Acta Philosophica, has been published. This volume includes some of the most significant presentations from the Conference on the theme "The Concept of Ius in Thomas Aquinas," held in Rome in April 2023, jointly organized by the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross and the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas. The Conference aimed to explore the Thomistic concept of ius as the object of the virtue of justice and as the just thing in itself (ipsa res iusta) from the Secunda Secundae of the Summa Theologiae. Numerous


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