Free and open to the public. Book Sale and Signing to Follow Lecture.
Joseph Pearce is Writer-in-Residence and Director of the Center for Faith and Culture at Aquinas College (Tennessee). He has written books on literary figures ranging from William Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde to G.K. Chesterton, Hilaire Belloc, and J.R.R. Tolkien. His newest book is Beauteous Truth: Faith, Reason, Literature and Culture (St. Augustine's Press).
Dr. Brad Gregory, Dorothy G. Griffin Professor of Early Modern European History, University of Notre Dame
"The Reformation Era and the Makings of Modernity"
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Wege Ballroom, Aquinas College
This event is part of the Catholic Studies Speaker Series and Hesburgh Lecture Series of the Notre Dame Club of Grand Rapids. Free and open to the public.
Dr. Gregory is Dorothy G. Griffin Professor of Early Modern European History at the University of Notre Dame. He is the author of The Unintended Reformation: How a Religious Revolution Secularized Society (Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011).
Catholic Studies Speaker Series: Dr. Eduardo Echeverria
Monday, March 3, 2014
"The Two Shall Become One Flesh: The Bodily Truth about Marriage"
Dr. Eduardo J. Echeverria, STL, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, Detroit
Catholic Studies Speaker Series: Raymond Arroyo
"The Alluring Beauty of Art"
Mr. Raymond Arroyo: Radio host, author, and EWTN news director and lead anchor
Sponsored by Catholic Studies, Holy Family Radio, and the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
While contractual obligations prevented Aquinas from recording Mr. Arroyo's entertaining and inspiring talk, Dr. Pinheiro did spend one hour discussing the same topic with Arroyo on the "Faith and Reason" radio program. >Listen to the interview
Left to right: Fr. Robert Sirico, Raymond Arroyo,
C. Pinheiro, Dr. Juan Olivarez, President of Aquinas College
Left to right: Fr. Robert Sirico, Raymond Arroyo, Fr. Dennis Morrow
23rd Annual St. Thomas Aquinas Lecture
Thursday, January 30, 2014
"Searching for the Elusive Saint: Francis of Assisi"
Fr. Augustine Thompson, O.P.
22nd Annual St. Thomas Aquinas Lecture
Thursday, January 31, 2013
"Can the Complimentarity of Woman and Man be Proved?"
By: Sr. Mary Prudence Allen, RSM, Ph.D.
Catholic Studies Speaker Series: Dr. Ralph Martin
Presented by Eerdmans Bookstore
Monday, October 1, 2012
“The New Evangelization: Why Bother?”
By: Dr. Ralph Martin
Special Lecture on the Catholic Intellectual Tradition
(4th Annual Lecture in Catholic Studies)
April 11, 2012
"John Paul II, Ex Corde Ecclesiae, and the Future of Catholic Higher Education"
by George Weigel