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October 8-11, 2018, Milwaukee, USA.
Please join us for a landmark international symposium: Discovering Pope Francis: Theological, Philosophical, Cultural and Spiritual Perspectives
This landmark symposium will begin the evening of Monday, Oct. 8 with a kickoff address followed by a reception. Oct. 9 and 10 will be filled with major presentations and a wide range of topical breakouts. The event wraps up with a luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 11, preceded by a concluding plenary talk and Mass. Plan to join us!
Bishop Robert Barron, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and the founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries.
Massimo Borghesi, professor of moral philosophy at the Department of Philosophy, Social, Human and Educational Sciences at the University of Perugia (Italy). He is the author of Jorge Mario Bergoglio: Una Biografia a Intellettuale, an authoritative intellectual biography of the pope.
Rocco Buttiglione, a member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. He is also a politician and an author who contributed key insights on Pope Francis’ thinking on Amoris Laetitia, notably, Risposte Amichevoli ai Critici di Amoris Laetitia, a spirited defense of the Pope’s exhortation.
Guzmán Carriquiry, vice president of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America. He is a friend of the pope and author of many essays on his pastoral approach. He also wrote the preface to Borghesi's Jorge Mario Bergoglio: Una Biografia a Intellettuale.
Austin Ivereigh, writer, journalist, commentator,
contributing editor at Crux, and author
of The Great Reformer, an indispensable biography of Pope Francis.
Rodrigo Guerra López, professor of philosophy at the Universidad Panamericana (Mexico City), and an ordinary member of the Pontifical Academy for Life and of the Pontifical Council for Integral Human Development. He is the author of author
of Católicos y Políticos: una Identidad
en Tension, for which Archbishop Jorge Bergoglio wrote the foreword.
Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States.
Susan K. Wood, SCL,
professor and chair, Department of Theology, Marquette University. She is a
Sister of Charity of Leavenworth, Kan., and the author of Spiritual Exegesis
and the Church in the Theology of Henri de Lubac.
Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology, near Milwaukee, Wis., USA, will host this deep exploration of theological foundations the Holy Father’s approach to his ministry.
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