Can We All Just Get Along? Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies and the Gospel of Jesus Christ
Featured Guest Speakers Prof. Ryszard Legutko & Fr. Robert Spitzer, S.J.
Date & Time:
1:30 PM - 9:00 PM
University of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Ave., St. Paul, MN 55105-O'Shaugnessy Education Center Auditorium (OEC).
The day includes an afternoon session, from 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm and a shorter evening session from 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm. The evening session will be a summary of the main themes presented during the day.
Click the sessions listed below to view videos:
Afternoon Session 1: Professor Legutko lays out the thesis of his book: The Demon in Democracy: Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies
Afternoon Session 2: Father Robert Spitzer, S.J.: Human Purpose, Dignity, and Identity According to Jesus
Evening Session: Professor Legutko summarizes the thesis of his book The Demon in Democracy and Father Robert Spitzer presents Christian anthropology as a response to contemporary problems of freedom and identity
The talks are sponsored by the Siena Symposium for Women, Family, and Culture, the Archbishop Flynn Catechetical Institute, and The Theology and Science Network.