National Research Conferences

2008 - Loyola Marymount University
Convivencia: Religious Identities in the New World
Directors: Dorian Llywelyn and Amir Hussain
March 27-29, 2008

2006 - Baylor University
The World and Christian Imagination
Director - Douglas V. Henry

2005 Calvin College
Globalization and Secularity: What Comes After Modernity?

Director: Dr. James K.A. Smith

2004 - Samford University
Christianity and Human Rights
CoDirectors - Frederick Shepherd, Associate Professor of Political Science and Christopher P. Metress, Associate Professor of English.

2003 - Seattle Pacific University
A Narratable World: The Theological Implications of Story
Director - Gregory Wolfe, Writer-in-Residence, editor of Image

2002 - Baylor University
Christianity and Economics

Director - James Henderson, Department of Economics

2001 - University of Notre Dame
Ecology, Theology and Judeo-Christian Environmental Ethics

Director - David M. Lodge, Department of Biological Sciences

Noteworthy News

May LFP Update

The Current LFP Update for May 2020 is now available. Click here.


LFP Grant Application Q&A Sessions

There will be two LFP Grant Application Q&A sessions hosted via Zoom. They will be Monday, June 29, 2020 at 2pm CST and Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 12pm CST. Please email Jenna Van Sickle for more details and the login information. 


Rescheduled: Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference at Sacred Heart University

The “Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference: Challenges and Opportunities for the Catholic University in the 21st Century,” at Sacred Heart University has been rescheduled to October 29-31, 2020. Click here for more information and to register. 


Seton Hall conference on Communication and Religion in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election 10/21-10/23

Seton Hall University will host an online conference on “Communication and Religion in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election,” on October 21-23. This conference is free to attend. Registration information is coming soon.


Valparaiso University to reschedule conference: "Religion, State, and Nationalism: Problems and Possibilities”

Valparaiso University will reschedule its special symposium, “Religion, State, and Nationalism: Problems and Possibilities,” with a new date TBD. Registration is now open. Click here for more information and to register.


2019 LFP Book Award Winner Announced

The Resilience of Religion in American Higher Education by John Schmalzbauer and Kathleen Mohoney is the 2019 winner of the LFP Book Award. For more information and to learn about the 2019 LFP Book Award Finalists, click here.


Announcing a call for Nominations for the 2020 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Music Performance

The National Board of the Lilly Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities is proud to announce the 2020 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Music Performance. For more information and how to nominate, click here.


Lilly Network of Church- Related Colleges and Universities

If you are interested in learning more about membership in the Lilly Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities, please contact us here.