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320-363-5059
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Mailing Address:

Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning
P.O. Box 2000
Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN 56321

Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning

The Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning at Saint John’s University serves the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University community and also hosts events open to the general public. The center has a collaborative relationship with the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul and Minneapolis, with which it shares the common mission to foster understanding, cooperation, and friendship among people of diverse religious identities through academic study and civic engagement.

Upcoming Public Events - 

The Oneness of God and the Diversity of Religions:
A Jewish Perspective

Lecture by Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, Ph.D. 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 4:15 PM
Quad 264, Saint John's University
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From Sustainability to Resilience:
Contributions from Religious Traditions

Lecture by Sam Thomas, Ph.D., SJU ’94
Monday, November 6, 2017, 4:15 PM
Gorecki Center 204A, College of Saint Benedict
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Jewish scholar to speak Oct. 24 on God and religious diversity

Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, president’s scholar and national director of recruitment and admissions at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, will present “The Oneness of God and the Diversity of Religions: A Jewish Perspective” at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in the Centenary Room (room 264), Quadrangle Building, Saint John's University.  Click here to read more.

In Memoriam Mort Phillips

The Jay Phillips Center expresses condolences to the family and friends of Morton Bernard Phillips (1918-2017) who died peacefully in his sleep on August 22. Mort Phillips was the son of Jay and Rose Phillips and the husband of Abigail Van Buren (“Dear Abby”). Everyone connected with the Jay Phillips Center is deeply grateful to all members of the Phillips family who have so generously supported the center, especially Jay and Rose, Eddie (son of Mort), and Dean (grandson of Mort). Click here for obituary in the StarTribune.

Related Website

Please visit the website of the Jay Phillips Center at the University of St. Thomas

Contact Us

320-363-5059
[email protected] 

Mailing Address:

Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning
P.O. Box 2000
Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN 56321