Tuesday, April 11, 2006

A Survival Guide for Thinking Catholics - April 26, 2006

Santa Clara University's Markkula Ethics Center Lecture Series 2006 presents:

A Survival Guide for Thinking Catholics:
Conscience and the Roman Catholic Life
Rev. Thomas Reese, SJ
April 26, 2006

5:00p, reception, Atrium, Arts and Sciences Building
6:00p, lecture, Mayer Theatre
Santa Clara University

This free public program is made possible in part
by a gift from New York Life Insurance Co.
in honor of William Regan III.

RSVP to the Ethics Center at 408-554-5319 or online.

Thomas Reese, S.J., a widely quoted expert on the Catholic Church, was seen on television throughout the world as an insightful commentator on the papal funeral and election last year. He is the author of three books on the church, Archbishop: Inside the Power Structure of the American Catholic Church (Harper & Row, 1989), A Flock of Shepherds: The National Conference of Catholic Bishops (Sheed & Ward, 1992), and Inside the Vatican: The Politics and Organization of the Catholic Church (Harvard University Press, 1997). From 1998– 2005 he was editor of the Jesuit magazine America. He is a visiting scholar at Santa Clara University.

The program is sponsored by the Ethics Center and the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education.