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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.


Audience member asks a question to The Francis Factor Today panel in Dahlgren Chapel at Georgetown University

The Francis Factor Today

More than six years ago, Jorgé Mario Bergoglio was elected the first Jesuit and Latin American pope. In choosing the name Francis, he signaled his priorities: “a poor Church for the poor,” peace, and care for God’s creation. Through his humble ways and powerful words, Pope Francis has challenged the…


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

Dahlgren Dialogue: A Path Forward on the Clerical Sexual Abuse Crisis (Video)

October 24, 2018

Duration: 1 hour 27 minutes