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In the Catholic tradition, faith and reason “are like two wings on which the human spirit rises tot he contemplation of truth.” This annual lecture will explore the intersection of contemporary issues and the Catholic Christian tradition. Dr. Brian Matz is The Sisters of St. Joseph Endowed Chair in Catholic Thought at Fontbonne University. He is the author of Patristic Sources and Catholic Social Teaching: A Forgotten Dimension, Patristic Social Thought; Catholic Social Thought: Some Models for a Dialogue, and Introducting Protestant Social Ethics: Foundations in Scripture, History and Practice. This event will be livestreamed.

“Do We Really Need All This Stuff? Early Christian Teaching in an Age of Hyper Consumerism”
By Dr. Biran Matz
Thursday, April 2, 2020
7pm in Alfond Hall’s Auditorium

This event is sponsored by the Center for Faith and Spirituality.