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September 30, 2020

Seasons of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia, Professor of Law at The Catholic University of America, continues her series on Ordinary Times by highlighting the challenges and blessings that come with changing seasons.
September 12, 2020

Rejoicing in Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia continues her commentary on Ordinary Time. This week, she focuses on how it is important to celebrate during times of stress and anxiety.
August 25, 2020

The Common Good in the Time of COVID-19

Monica Burke, IHE Graduate Student Fellow, tackles the difficult topic of how we are called to discern the common good throughout these challenging times of COVID-19.
August 20, 2020

Democratic Lawmaking and the Creation of International Abortion Rights

Did you know the will of the people through a democratic process has not been a determining factor in the international legalization of abortion? Find out more in this review of a compelling new compilation of essays about the legalization of abortion in countries around the world.
August 17, 2020

The Bounty of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia shares how ordinary life can be transformed into a beautiful garden of hope. Reflecting on her immigrant grandfather who enjoyed gardening, Silecchia urges us to find inspiration in planting our own seeds of hope throughout such difficult times.
August 7, 2020

Building an Inclusive Post-Pandemic American Workforce

IHE Director of the Program on Subsidiarity and the Constitution Emmett McGroarty recommends a recent article by Steve Wagner and Michelle Steeb on the value of Americans with disabilities entering the workplace.
August 3, 2020

A Hug for Ordinary Times

Dr. Lucia A. Silecchia reflects on Pope Francis's call for Catholics to send their love to those in need, especially the elderly, throughout the COVID-19 crisis.
July 24, 2020

The Elders of Ordinary Times

Dr. Lucia A. Silecchia, Professor Law at the Catholic University of America, continues her biweekly reflection on Ordinary Time. This week, she writes about Saints Anne and Joachim, the parents of Mary, the Mother of God.

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The Catholic University of America


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339 Caldwell Hall
Washington, DC 20064


202-319-5892
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