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March 13, 2019

IHE Fellow Recognized For Book On Aquinas And The Economy

The book was awarded the Economy & Society International Award, presented by the Fondazione Centesimus Annus - Pro Pontifice. From the Foundation’s website: “The prize is awarded to a work which stands out for its original contribution to in depth study and implementation of the Social Doctrine of the Church, is of proven doctrinal soundness, and exceptional quality.”
March 7, 2019

The Humanity of Espionage

Is it possible to consider human dignity in a field that includes manipulation and deceit? What moral obligations are involved in a life of espionage?
March 7, 2019

The Prayer of Ordinary Times

Can a lazy lack of creativity ever be good for the soul?
February 28, 2019

Catholic Leaders Gather In Rome To Discuss Continuing Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis

University President John Garvey, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and Catholic University were mentioned in a NPR story about the ‘Healing the Breach of Trust’ conference that was held last month while discussing the next steps to address the problems as the Rome summit gathered.
February 28, 2019

Behind Ted McCarrick’s fall: the wrong kind of ‘openness’

IHE fellow Chad Pecknold published commentary on The New York Post about former Cardinal McCarrick's fallout in the church.
February 28, 2019

Cardinal DiNardo aims for ‘new ecclesial season’ to confront crisis

In the midst of the current crisis in our church — with a once-admired cardinal accused of heinous acts, bishops widely judged incapable of policing themselves, investigators poring through church archives and ordinary Catholics in fits of anger and despair — Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. bishops’ conference, asked a very brave question recently.
February 26, 2019

As the EU Loses Steam, NATO Gains In Importance

Europeans are wrong to be nervous about America’s commitment to NATO. But neither should they be complacent.
February 25, 2019

The EU Can’t Fulfill Its Purpose

In a competitive world, with antagonistic external powers and growing internal imbalances, the dream is failing.
February 11, 2019

The Role of the Laity in Healing the Church

On February 6, 2019, The Catholic University of America hosted a day of talks, which constituted the second of a series of planned conferences on the Church’s current crisis.
February 11, 2019

Snapshots of Ordinary Time

In recent days, a quirky fad has gone viral: The “Ten Year Challenge.” Thousands of people, from celebrities to those unknown, are posting current photographs of themselves on social media next to their photos from a decade past. In part, this is entertainment and a chance to see – with pleasure or dismay – the ways in which a decade of life has wrought changes reflected in the faces looking back from the screen.

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The Catholic University of America


620 Michigan Avenue NE
339 Caldwell Hall
Washington, DC 20064


202-319-5892
ihe@cua.edu

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