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Catholicism, Politics, and the Primacy of Conscience: Reflections on Newman's 'Letter to the Duke of Norfolk'

Oct 24, 2012
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Location
Learning Commons and Library, St. Clare Room
Cost : Free
Lecture
Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education; Markkula Center for Applied Ethics

David DeCosse will explore how understandings of conscience within the writings of the great 19th century English theologian John Henry Newman may be relevant to contemporary debates around Catholic conscience and freedom.

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The Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education
408-554-6917
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