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The Society for the Renewal of the Catholic Mind

Listen to Previous Lecture "Adulting: How to Major in Life"
by Dr. Anna Moreland & Dean Thomas Smith
Upcoming Events of Interest
Four Quartets by T. S. Eliot
| Reading Together |

Sponsored by CUA’s English Department

  • November 8th, 8-9:30pm: East Coker

With Dr. Kevin Rulo and Dr. Christopher Petter (Ph.D. alumnus, 2021). Location: Aquinas 102.

  • February 7th, 8-9:30pm: “The Dry Salvages”

With Dr. Gregory Baker, Dr. Michael Mack, and Dr. Taryn Okuma. Location: TBA.

  • March 14th, 8-9:30pm: “Little Gidding”

With Dr. Daniel Gibbons, Dr. Tobias Gregory, and Mr. Ryan Wilson. Location: TBA.

In Person Attendance Only

Members can email Monica Guza, mguza@stjeromeinstitute.org with any questions.

The Society for the Renewal of the Catholic Mind offers our larger community an exciting opportunity to participate in the Catholic intellectual life.

"Seek to learn on Earth those truths which will remain ever valid in Heaven." ~ Saint Jerome

What Our New Members Are Saying

Many thanks for the important work of the Society for the Renewal of the Catholic Mind. SJI is a model for everyone involved in classical and Catholic liberal education around the country. It is also a joy and a blessing to our daughter.

Dr. Benjamin Storey
Jane Gage Hipp Professor of Politics and International Affairs; Director, the Tocqueville Program

Grateful for the hope you are bringing to those of us who care deeply about Catholic education. Thank you for taking the risk; it really is for all of us! I look forward to learning more from your experience in order to share with our community down here in Alabama. Praying for your work.

Dr. Mandy Reimer
Neurology Specialist in Opelika, AL

Happy to support the ground-breaking, faith-filled efforts of SJI! I look forward to enriching my mind and enjoying the community that comes together for the Society’s offerings.

Elisabeth Sullivan
Executive Director of the Institute for Catholic Liberal Education

Proud to support the great work St. Jerome Institute is doing to mold the hearts and minds of the leaders of tomorrow!

Katie Garvey
Director of Gift Planning and Stewardship at Stand Together

All Members Gain Access to the Following:

    • Invitations to exclusive lectures by the founders of SJI and other prominent guests.


    • Early registration for Great Books seminars and other SJI events.


    • Inclusion in SJI round table discussions with SJI teachers exploring questions of culture, education, and parenting.

Premium Members

Friends who make a $1,000 gift are enrolled as Premium Members and receive two tickets for SJI’s Annual Gala.

Honored Members

    • Four tickets to SJI’s Annual Gala


    • Opportunity to build an SJI-inspired library at home. Throughout the year you will receive two works of literature or philosophy, accompanied by a personalized letter from the SJI team discussing the meaning and significance of the work.
Previous Events:

Adulting: How to Major in Life

with Dr. Anna Bonta Moreland & Dr. Thomas W. Smith

Friday, September 23rd, 2021

Handing Down, Not Holding Back: Tradition and Religious Art

by Artist Daniel Mitsui

Friday, March 26th, 2021

Liberal Education and Social Crisis

by Dr. Michael Hanby

Friday, December 4th, 2020