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October 4, 2019

To a young aspiring theologian – don’t neglect Faith

In this piece from Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D., IHE Fellow and Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, The Catholic University of America, he discusses how theology is a science ordered to the end of seeing God, not reinterpreting Him through changing human standards.
October 3, 2019

Why God’s Grace Is Needed For Human Flourishing

In this piece from Michael Gorman, Ph.D., IHE Fellow and Ordinary Professor of Philosophy, The Catholic University of America, he discusses why God’s Grace Is Needed For Human Flourishing, among other reasons.
October 1, 2019

Experts Explore Happiness

CatholicU magazine invited The Catholic University of America's faculty members and IHE Fellows to represent the disciplines of theology, philosophy, and psychology at a roundtable discussion on the topic of happiness.
October 1, 2019

The Truth About Intelligence

Nicholas Dujmovic, a frequent presenter at IHE events and Director of Intelligence Studies at Catholic University, is highlighted in a recent article about the program. “It’s a way to give back,” Dujmovic says. “I tell people up front that this program has a vocational edge to it. I’m not a recruiter, but I know what it takes to get into the CIA, so I can help.”
September 30, 2019

The Favorability Rating of the U.S. Congress: Is There Anything That Can Be Done?

In this piece, Emmett McGroarty, director of the Subsidiarity and the Constitution program, discusses how, over the last century, Congress has done a poor job exercising the powers entrusted to it by the American people, and how it has done a poor job protecting the constitutional structure. Finally, he offers solutions to address the challenges.
September 17, 2019

New graduate program in Human Rights delves into Catholic thought and perspective on human rights

Mississippi Catholic recently posted an article by CNS about the MA in Human Rights Program at Catholic University. Quoted are both Program Director William Saunders, J.D. and Assoc. Professor Bradley Lewis.
August 20, 2019

Russia After Putin Is Not a Solved Problem

IHE Fellow Jakub Grygiel, Ph.D., suggests the end of Putinism won’t be the end of Russia’s geopolitical ambitions. So, what could happen?
August 19, 2019

Is Nationalism Consistent With the Catholic Faith?

IHE Fellow V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D., writes about how the nationalism of past human history is not the same thing as the just consciousness and even pride in national identity.
August 6, 2019

Civitas Dei Summer Fellowship: Seeking Earthly and Heavenly Flourishing

The Civitas Dei Fellowship is just the latest fruit of the long friendship enjoyed between The Catholic University of America and the Dominican House of Studies, a camaraderie extending itself in service to Church and State. Fr. Aquinas Guilbeau, O.P., Professor of Moral Theology, Dominican House of Studies writes about how these two institutions work towards the flourishing of two societies — the heavenly and the earthly.
August 1, 2019

The Impact of Common Core

In this piece from Emmett McGroarty, director of the Subsidiarity and the Constitution program, he discuss the use of Common Core in American schools, and its long term impact on our culture and society.

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The Catholic University of America


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339 Caldwell Hall
Washington, DC 20064


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