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February 1, 2021

Science and Sight

IHE Fellow Peter Ulrickson ponders what makes scientific claims persuasive and what teaching science shows us about how we learn to accept scientific conclusions.
January 29, 2021

School Days in Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia expresses her gratitude to her teachers and those who formed her early education during Catholic Schools Week.
January 27, 2021

The Crosses of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia reminds us that everyone we encounter has hidden crosses to bear, even those who hurt us.
January 4, 2021

The Cast of Ordinary Times

This month and new year, IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia hopes for a greater appreciation for those friends, acquaintances, and strangers who have shown her love in all circumstances.
December 19, 2020

Beauty Comes to Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia considers how the beauty of a Christmas tree, filled with ornaments old and new, mimics the messiness and beauty of life itself.
November 30, 2020

The Peace of Advent – and of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia notices that our subdued 2020 holiday season is the perfect way to celebrate Advent, the season of waiting and preparation for our Lord.
November 19, 2020

Together for Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia reminds us that our Catholic belief in the communion of saints helps us remember our call to love those present and those absent around the Thanksgiving table this year.
November 13, 2020

The Pope and the Bomb: The Ethics of Nuclear Deterrence

Dr. Keown led a lively lecture on the ethics of nuclear deterrence from a natural law perspective

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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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