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Follow Francis' Footsteps

Follow Francis’ Footsteps: The Pope’s Guide to Modern Life


5-6 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 17, Caldwell Hall Auditorium

Ever wonder what all the hype is around Pope Francis? Why are both religious and non-religious media so fascinated by what he has to say?

Come quiz the Fellows from the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and see if you can stump them with your questions on the Pope and the Church on topics like: Poverty, Peace, Theology and Encyclicals, and Public Life during this teach-in. Each of the scholars will give an 8 minute presentation and then the floor is yours to ask whatever questions you have about the Pope, the Church, and public life.

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