Fr. Jeffrey Cooper
Fr. Jeffrey Cooper
Holy Cross Father Jeffrey Cooper, University of Portland theology professor, will present a lecture, “Resist Binaries! Lessons from a Medieval Mystic for Today’s Polarized Society” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in Room 163 of Buckley Center on campus. Father Cooper, who specializes in Christian spirituality, will provide information on medieval mystic and theologian Meister Eckhart (1260-1328), who is known for his mystical-theological thought and non-dual vision. Using Eckhart’s spiritual practice of detachment, Father Cooper will present insight into how to resist polarization during modern times. 
     
Holy Cross Father Jeffrey Cooper, University of Portland theology professor, will present a lecture, “Resist Binaries! Lessons from a Medieval Mystic for Today’s Polarized Society” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in Room 163 of Buckley Center on campus. Father Cooper, who specializes in Christian spirituality, will provide information on medieval mystic and theologian Meister Eckhart (1260-1328), who is known for his mystical-theological thought and non-dual vision. Using Eckhart’s spiritual practice of detachment, Father Cooper will present insight into how to resist polarization during modern times.