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Dahlgren Chapel of the Sacred Heart, Georgetown University

Dahlgren Dialogues

The Dahlgren Dialogues are a series​ of substantive conversations with experienced leaders in the context of prayerful reflection on current topics at the intersection of faith and public life.​ Co-sponsored with the Georgetown Office of Mission and Ministry, these are held in the Dahlgren Chapel of the Sacred Heart, the spiritual heart of Georgetown. These dialogues bring together respected policymakers, religious leaders, scholars, and other experts on the most pressing moral and public issues of our time.


Pope Francis embraces a young boy during his visit to Washington, DC in September 2015

Fratelli Tutti

“In this storm, the façade of those stereotypes with which we camouflaged our egos, always worrying about our image, has fallen away, uncovering once more that (blessed) common belonging, of which we cannot be deprived: our belonging as brothers and sisters.”

—Pope Francis, Urbi et Orbi Blessing…


Fratelli Tutti (Video)

October 5, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes

Fall 2019 Dahlgren Dialogue (Video)

November 21, 2019

Duration: 1 hour 21 minutes

Stand for Life, All Life, Every Life: Resisting the Throwaway Culture (Video)

January 15, 2019

Duration: 1 hour 22 minutes