Jesus and Buddha: Nourishing Christian Meditation Through Interfaith Dialogue and Prayer
with Fr. George Smith, CSB
Tue, Jun 11
Fr. George Smith, CSB
Fr. George Smith CSB is a priest of the Congregation of St.
Basil (Basilian Fathers). He is currently William and Helen Cavanaugh Endowed
Chair of Catholic Studies at St. John Fisher University. Before coming to St.
John Fisher, he served as Superior General of the Basilian Fathers from
2010-18. Prior to that, he was President of St. Joseph’s College in Edmonton,
Alberta from 1992-98, and President of St. Thomas More College in Saskatoon,
Saskatchewan from 2000-10. Between 2018 and 2022 he served in interim roles as
Dean of the Faculty of Theology, and then Dean of the Faculty of Human Sciences
at St. Paul University in Ottawa, Ontario.