April 23, 2019

The Catholic University of America’s Second Novak Symposium

An unusual mix of scholars, friends, and students met on campus at Catholic University March 19 for the second Novak Symposium, a project of the Ciocca Center for Principled Entrepreneurship, directed by IHE Fellow Andreas Widmer.
April 17, 2019

Tradition and Authority in Luigi Giussani’s Educational Method

It’s more authentic to stand before a young person and humbly say, “I’ve found something I’m eager to share with you, and I want to provoke you to go on your own journey for the truth,” than to deny that teachers, mentors, and other role models are speaking from tradition with authority.
April 9, 2019

Sacred and Profane Love Podcast: Philosophy Outside Academia

Let me begin by saying something about how the Sacred and Profane Love podcast came to be and what its future is. My podcast began as an extension of a three year, 2.1 million dollar research project titled, “Virtue, Happiness, and the Meaning of Life,” which was generously supported by the John Templeton Foundation.
April 9, 2019

Does Scripture Really Require Nation-States? Review of Hazony’s The Virtue of Nationalism

In this article, IHE director Joseph E. Capizzi provides a review of Yoram Hazony’s book The Virtue of Nationalism.
April 2, 2019

Catholic teaching on economics about the human person

In this interview, Dr. Mary Hirschfeld speaks to Charles Camosy about the current debate over socialism and capitalism taking place in the United States.
April 2, 2019

Aquinas and the Market: Theologian & Economist Mary Hirschfeld on a Humane Economy

During this podcast, Michael Baranowski, talks with theologian, economist and IHE Fellow Mary Hirschfeld about her book Aquinas and the Market: Toward a Humane Economy.
April 2, 2019

Experts Work to Untangle the Crisis in the Church

The destruction wrought by the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse crisis is impossible to deny. But what actually caused it to begin with? To tackle this question, experts in the fields of theology, sociology, management, gender, and journalism gathered at The Catholic University of America on March 26 for “What’s Really Going On? The Root Causes of the Current Crisis.”