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  • Threshold Series

    "Francis at the Vatican: A Pope for Our Times" 

     David WilleyDavid Willey
    BBC Broadcaster and Author

     Wednesday, April 13
    7:30 p.m.
    Performing Arts Center

    In his 40 years of reporting, Willey, correspondent of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), has accompanied three successive popes on some 60 of their worldwide journeys.

    He is the author of The Promise of Francis: the Man, The Pope and the Challenge of Change published by Simon and Schuster in September 2015. Other works include God's Polititican: Pope John Paul II, the Catholic Church and the New World Order published by St. Martin's Press in 1993.

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    Admission is free to the lecture but reservations are required. Persons requesting tickets should send their name, address, daytime phone (include area code) and number of tickets requested to the Threshold Box Office at threshold@stvincent.edu. All reservations will be confirmed by return email. Please note that tickets will be held at the box office for pickup upon arrival for the presentation; no tickets are mailed in advance.

  • The Threshold Series

     Threshold SeriesSaint Vincent College established the Threshold Series in 1981 when the Kennametal Foundation of Latrobe made a substantial grant to the College for the creation of an ongoing series of lectures and cultural events.